The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 185 223 274
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 283 278 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.62% 1.32% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.37% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 248 235 169
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the South East region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +32 80 £47,500 +15.85% 10
Surrey +23 75 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Berkshire +55 60 £58,750 +23.68% 7
Oxfordshire -17 23 £57,500 +30.68% 10
East Sussex +13 22 £45,000 +95.65% 1
West Sussex +27 16 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Kent -3 6 £47,000 +17.50%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 332 (61.94%) Linux
2 180 (33.58%) Windows
2 180 (33.58%) VMware
3 137 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 133 (24.81%) Unix
5 124 (23.13%) Python
6 105 (19.59%) Active Directory
7 101 (18.84%) Microsoft
8 97 (18.10%) Red Hat
9 93 (17.35%) ITIL
10 90 (16.79%) Degree
11 89 (16.60%) DNS
11 89 (16.60%) Windows Server
12 87 (16.23%) Bash Shell
13 80 (14.93%) Data Centre
14 74 (13.81%) Firewall
15 72 (13.43%) MySQL
16 70 (13.06%) Cisco
17 69 (12.87%) Apache
18 66 (12.31%) SQL
19 65 (12.13%) Puppet
19 65 (12.13%) DevOps
20 62 (11.57%) PowerShell
21 59 (11.01%) PHP
22 58 (10.82%) Finance
22 58 (10.82%) LAMP
23 54 (10.07%) CentOS
23 54 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
24 52 (9.70%) nginx
25 51 (9.51%) Hyper-V

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (12.87%) Apache
2 52 (9.70%) nginx
3 35 (6.53%) MS Exchange
4 20 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.80%) Drupal
6 15 (2.80%) Eucalyptus
6 15 (2.80%) JBoss
7 11 (2.05%) IIS
8 10 (1.87%) CMS
9 9 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.49%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.16%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Magento
2 7 (1.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 4 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.56%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (7.09%) SaaS
3 30 (5.60%) Office 365
4 27 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (2.61%) IaaS
7 13 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (2.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 11 (2.05%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 10 (1.87%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 89 (16.60%) DNS
2 74 (13.81%) Firewall
3 48 (8.96%) DHCP
4 42 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 32 (5.97%) LDAP
6 31 (5.78%) Network Security
6 31 (5.78%) WAN
7 29 (5.41%) SAN
8 24 (4.48%) LAN
8 24 (4.48%) SSL
9 22 (4.10%) VLAN
10 20 (3.73%) FTP
11 19 (3.54%) VPN
12 18 (3.36%) HTTP
12 18 (3.36%) IPv6
13 17 (3.17%) SMTP
13 17 (3.17%) SSH
13 17 (3.17%) Telnet
14 15 (2.80%) IPv4
14 15 (2.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.43%) MySQL
2 34 (6.34%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.29%) Redis
4 10 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (1.87%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (1.87%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.49%) Aerospike
5 8 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.37%) DTS
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.54%) Subversion
3 18 (3.36%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.87%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.87%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.49%) JIRA
7 3 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.19%) Ant
8 1 (0.19%) JUnit
8 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 58 (10.82%) Finance
2 18 (3.36%) Electronics
3 17 (3.17%) French Language
3 17 (3.17%) Marketing
4 13 (2.43%) Aerospace
4 13 (2.43%) Games
4 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.93%) Back Office
5 5 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.75%) Local Government
7 3 (0.56%) Advertising
7 3 (0.56%) Banking
7 3 (0.56%) Retail
8 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.82%) LAMP
2 43 (8.02%) LEMP Stack
2 43 (8.02%) Web Services
3 17 (3.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 17 (3.17%) OpenCL
3 17 (3.17%) STL
4 16 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (2.80%) Java EE
5 15 (2.80%) Sensu
6 14 (2.61%) SOAP
7 10 (1.87%) JSON
7 10 (1.87%) OpenCV
8 4 (0.75%) Middleware
8 4 (0.75%) REST
9 3 (0.56%) XML
10 2 (0.37%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.37%) XSLT
11 1 (0.19%) JNDI
11 1 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.19%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.78%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.80%) Enterprise Cloud
6 14 (2.61%) Clustering
7 13 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (1.87%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.31%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.93%) EMC VNX
11 5 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.75%) Physics
13 3 (0.56%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.56%) Mechatronics
13 3 (0.56%) Robotics
13 3 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 332 (61.94%) Linux
2 180 (33.58%) Windows
3 133 (24.81%) Unix
4 89 (16.60%) Windows Server
5 54 (10.07%) CentOS
6 48 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (4.66%) Ubuntu
9 22 (4.10%) Windows 10
10 17 (3.17%) Fedora
11 13 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.49%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.31%) AIX
13 7 (1.31%) SUSE
14 6 (1.12%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.93%) Debian
16 4 (0.75%) HPUX
17 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.37%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.35%) ITIL
2 65 (12.13%) DevOps
3 54 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (9.14%) Presales
5 46 (8.58%) Virtual Environments
6 35 (6.53%) Data Management
7 34 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (6.16%) High Availability
9 28 (5.22%) Load Balancing
10 25 (4.66%) Configuration Management
10 25 (4.66%) UML
11 24 (4.48%) OO
11 24 (4.48%) Open Source
11 24 (4.48%) Validation
12 23 (4.29%) Analytics
13 22 (4.10%) Data Analytics
13 22 (4.10%) Integration Testing
14 18 (3.36%) PDM
14 18 (3.36%) PLM
14 18 (3.36%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (23.13%) Python
2 87 (16.23%) Bash Shell
3 66 (12.31%) SQL
4 62 (11.57%) PowerShell
5 59 (11.01%) PHP
6 51 (9.51%) Perl
6 51 (9.51%) Ruby
7 43 (8.02%) C++
8 41 (7.65%) Java
9 31 (5.78%) C
10 8 (1.49%) C#
11 5 (0.93%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.56%) Tcl
13 2 (0.37%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.19%) Ada
Qualifications
1 90 (16.79%) Degree
2 47 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (6.90%) RHCE
5 34 (6.34%) RHCSA
6 33 (6.16%) CCNA
7 24 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (3.92%) Security Cleared
9 15 (2.80%) CEH
9 15 (2.80%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (2.80%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.80%) Security+ Certification
10 14 (2.61%) CCNP
10 14 (2.61%) CISM
10 14 (2.61%) CISSP
10 14 (2.61%) MCSE
11 12 (2.24%) MCSA
12 10 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.68%) CCIE
14 7 (1.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.85%) QA
2 22 (4.10%) SLA
3 10 (1.87%) HIPAA
3 10 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) ARP4761
5 1 (0.19%) DO-254
System Software
1 137 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (19.59%) Active Directory
3 51 (9.51%) Hyper-V
3 51 (9.51%) vSphere
4 37 (6.90%) Firmware
5 29 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 26 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (4.66%) Varnish
8 24 (4.48%) Docker
9 21 (3.92%) NFS
10 17 (3.17%) Postfix
10 17 (3.17%) Sendmail
11 15 (2.80%) GlusterFS
12 14 (2.61%) Snort
13 10 (1.87%) LXC
13 10 (1.87%) VirtualBox
14 9 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
15 8 (1.49%) KVM
16 4 (0.75%) Squid
16 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (12.13%) Puppet
2 49 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (5.04%) Ansible
4 23 (4.29%) Nagios
5 16 (2.99%) Cacti
6 15 (2.80%) Ganglia
6 15 (2.80%) OpenView
6 15 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (2.43%) SCCM
7 13 (2.43%) WSUS
8 11 (2.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 10 (1.87%) Kibana
9 10 (1.87%) Salt
9 10 (1.87%) WMI
10 7 (1.31%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.93%) Munin
12 4 (0.75%) SCOM
13 3 (0.56%) yum
14 2 (0.37%) FortiGate
14 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 180 (33.58%) VMware
2 101 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 97 (18.10%) Red Hat
4 70 (13.06%) Cisco
5 32 (5.97%) Intel
6 26 (4.85%) HP
7 18 (3.36%) Citrix
7 18 (3.36%) NetApp
8 16 (2.99%) Splunk
9 15 (2.80%) BMC
10 13 (2.43%) Juniper
11 12 (2.24%) Dell
12 10 (1.87%) Oracle
12 10 (1.87%) Qualys
12 10 (1.87%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.68%) Nimble Storage
13 9 (1.68%) Veeam
14 7 (1.31%) F5
14 7 (1.31%) SonicWALL
15 6 (1.12%) Palo Alto
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidenhead
Parc Ellis Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40K - £60K + Bens!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £30,700 to £37,700 per annum + EXCELLENT Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + Car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Remote Working + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago