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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / South East
Rank 187 250 230
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 234 218 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.57% 1.13% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.17% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 165 191 201
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
14397 18619 19896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11932 15823 16132
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +38 75 £45,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +53 41 £54,000 +44.00% 11
Berkshire +27 31 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Surrey +17 28 £45,000 - 4
Kent +21 21 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East Sussex +22 13 £35,000 +52.17% 1
West Sussex +15 12 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Middlesex -5 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 242 (48.40%) Linux
2 163 (32.60%) Windows
3 109 (21.80%) Unix
4 106 (21.20%) ITIL
5 99 (19.80%) VMware
6 97 (19.40%) Python
7 95 (19.00%) Degree
8 84 (16.80%) Active Directory
9 73 (14.60%) Bash Shell
10 71 (14.20%) DNS
10 71 (14.20%) Windows Server
11 70 (14.00%) Microsoft
11 70 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (13.80%) MySQL
13 68 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 68 (13.60%) DevOps
14 66 (13.20%) Hyper-V
15 62 (12.40%) SQL
16 56 (11.20%) TCP/IP
17 55 (11.00%) Red Hat
17 55 (11.00%) Apache
18 54 (10.80%) PowerShell
19 53 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 50 (10.00%) Puppet
21 50 (10.00%) Finance
22 48 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
23 46 (9.20%) Security Cleared
23 46 (9.20%) Firewall
24 45 (9.00%) Java

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 55 (11.00%) Apache
2 40 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 33 (6.60%) nginx
4 21 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.80%) IIS
6 17 (3.40%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (3.00%) JBoss
8 10 (2.00%) Drupal
8 10 (2.00%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.80%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.40%) Eucalyptus
10 7 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.20%) CMS
12 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.20%) CICS
14 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.20%) TPMS
Applications
1 36 (7.20%) MS Office
2 32 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Magento
2 5 (1.00%) LabWindows
3 3 (0.60%) Primavera
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (8.60%) Office 365
4 33 (6.60%) SaaS
5 27 (5.40%) IaaS
6 22 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.60%) PaaS
8 7 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.00%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.20%) G Suite
11 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (14.20%) DNS
2 56 (11.20%) TCP/IP
3 46 (9.20%) Firewall
4 40 (8.00%) DHCP
5 30 (6.00%) ATM
6 28 (5.60%) LDAP
7 22 (4.40%) SAN
8 21 (4.20%) Kerberos
9 20 (4.00%) WAN
10 18 (3.60%) LAN
11 15 (3.00%) IPv6
11 15 (3.00%) VPN
12 14 (2.80%) VLAN
12 14 (2.80%) Wireless
12 14 (2.80%) Wireshark
13 13 (2.60%) InfiniBand
14 12 (2.40%) Network Security
14 12 (2.40%) VoIP
15 11 (2.20%) Internet
16 10 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.80%) MySQL
2 32 (6.40%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.80%) Redis
4 11 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.80%) Aerospike
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.40%) DTS
10 1 (0.20%) DB2
10 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (7.40%) Rational DOORS
2 27 (5.40%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.80%) Subversion
4 12 (2.40%) JIRA
5 9 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.40%) JUnit
7 6 (1.20%) Selenium
8 5 (1.00%) WATIR
9 4 (0.80%) Ant
9 4 (0.80%) TestRail
10 3 (0.60%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.60%) Robot Framework
10 3 (0.60%) Trac
11 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 50 (10.00%) Finance
2 24 (4.80%) Electronics
3 21 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.80%) Marketing
6 15 (3.00%) Aerospace
7 13 (2.60%) French Language
8 7 (1.40%) Military
9 3 (0.60%) Games
9 3 (0.60%) Retail
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Avionics
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.40%) LAMP
2 31 (6.20%) Web Services
3 25 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
4 18 (3.60%) Java EE
5 14 (2.80%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (2.20%) SOAP
7 8 (1.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (1.60%) OpenCL
7 8 (1.60%) STL
8 7 (1.40%) REST
8 7 (1.40%) Sensu
9 6 (1.20%) OpenCV
10 5 (1.00%) 802.1X
10 5 (1.00%) JSON
10 5 (1.00%) Middleware
11 2 (0.40%) .NET
11 2 (0.40%) CSS
11 2 (0.40%) HTML
11 2 (0.40%) Qt
12 1 (0.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.60%) PKI
6 13 (2.60%) Clustering
7 7 (1.40%) EFT
7 7 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
7 7 (1.40%) Replication
8 6 (1.20%) User Experience
9 4 (0.80%) e-Health
9 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.60%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.60%) Physics
10 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 242 (48.40%) Linux
2 163 (32.60%) Windows
3 109 (21.80%) Unix
4 71 (14.20%) Windows Server
5 68 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (6.00%) CentOS
9 22 (4.40%) Mac OS X
10 21 (4.20%) AIX
11 18 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (2.60%) Ubuntu
13 12 (2.40%) Windows 10
13 12 (2.40%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.80%) Fedora
15 6 (1.20%) Debian
15 6 (1.20%) SUSE
16 4 (0.80%) VMS
17 3 (0.60%) Android
18 2 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.20%) ITIL
2 70 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (13.60%) DevOps
4 35 (7.00%) SOA
5 34 (6.80%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 30 (6.00%) Validation
7 28 (5.60%) UML
7 28 (5.60%) Use Case
8 26 (5.20%) High Availability
8 26 (5.20%) OO
8 26 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (5.20%) Service Management
9 25 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 24 (4.80%) Business Transformation
10 24 (4.80%) Patch Management
11 23 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (4.20%) Presales
13 19 (3.80%) OOD
13 19 (3.80%) Requirements Engineering
13 19 (3.80%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 97 (19.40%) Python
2 73 (14.60%) Bash Shell
3 62 (12.40%) SQL
4 54 (10.80%) PowerShell
5 45 (9.00%) Java
6 44 (8.80%) Perl
7 42 (8.40%) C++
8 41 (8.20%) PHP
9 40 (8.00%) Ruby
10 28 (5.60%) C
11 11 (2.20%) C#
12 7 (1.40%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.20%) Tcl
14 4 (0.80%) VB
14 4 (0.80%) VBScript
15 3 (0.60%) Ada
15 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.60%) VBA
16 2 (0.40%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 95 (19.00%) Degree
2 46 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 37 (7.40%) SC Cleared
4 29 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (4.40%) CCNA
5 22 (4.40%) RHCE
6 19 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (3.80%) RHCSA
6 19 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (2.40%) MCSA
8 11 (2.20%) MCSE
9 7 (1.40%) CCNP
9 7 (1.40%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (1.40%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (1.20%) CEH
10 6 (1.20%) CISM
10 6 (1.20%) CISSP
10 6 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.00%) CCIE
12 4 (0.80%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.80%) QA
2 9 (1.80%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) HIPAA
3 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (16.80%) Active Directory
2 66 (13.20%) Hyper-V
3 52 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.00%) vSphere
5 17 (3.40%) NFS
5 17 (3.40%) Varnish
5 17 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (3.20%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.80%) Docker
9 11 (2.20%) LXC
10 9 (1.80%) Postfix
10 9 (1.80%) Sendmail
11 7 (1.40%) GlusterFS
11 7 (1.40%) KVM
12 6 (1.20%) Firmware
12 6 (1.20%) Snort
13 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (10.00%) Puppet
2 27 (5.40%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (4.40%) Nagios
4 19 (3.80%) SCCM
5 18 (3.60%) SCOM
6 17 (3.40%) Ansible
7 11 (2.20%) OpenView
8 8 (1.60%) WSUS
9 7 (1.40%) Cacti
9 7 (1.40%) Ganglia
9 7 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (1.00%) Kibana
10 5 (1.00%) Munin
10 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (1.00%) WMI
11 4 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.80%) SmoothWall
11 4 (0.80%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 99 (19.80%) VMware
2 70 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 55 (11.00%) Red Hat
4 38 (7.60%) Cisco
5 27 (5.40%) HP
6 22 (4.40%) IBM
7 19 (3.80%) SolarWinds
8 15 (3.00%) LANDesk
9 14 (2.80%) Intel
10 11 (2.20%) BMC
10 11 (2.20%) Dell
10 11 (2.20%) NetApp
11 10 (2.00%) Apple
11 10 (2.00%) Juniper
12 8 (1.60%) Citrix
13 7 (1.40%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.40%) Nimble Storage
13 7 (1.40%) Splunk
14 6 (1.20%) F5
14 6 (1.20%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
About Solutions Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£28k (jnr) to c£50k (snr) + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holiday, Pension, Private
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Thames Valley
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £50k + good benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Net Talent
Salary: competitive salaries
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Dep on Expereince + Home Working
Posted: 25 days ago