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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 233 219 238
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 249 278 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.35% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.39% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 216 238 219
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
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
17914 20006 22145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 97.06% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 16149 17916
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Berkshire +36 76 £57,500 +25.68% 6
Hampshire -33 41 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East Sussex +25 33 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Surrey +17 29 £52,500 +28.83% 5
Oxfordshire -15 29 £38,398 -1.54% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £47,500 +5.55%
West Sussex 0 13 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Kent -13 9 £26,000 -25.71%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 229 (50.00%) Linux
2 199 (43.45%) VMware
3 147 (32.10%) Windows
4 124 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 97 (21.18%) Cisco
6 90 (19.65%) Unix
7 89 (19.43%) Windows Server
8 88 (19.21%) Microsoft
9 84 (18.34%) Python
10 83 (18.12%) Puppet
11 72 (15.72%) Red Hat
12 68 (14.85%) Firewall
13 62 (13.54%) Opscode Chef
14 61 (13.32%) Active Directory
14 61 (13.32%) DNS
15 60 (13.10%) ITIL
15 60 (13.10%) Perl
16 58 (12.66%) WAN
17 57 (12.45%) SAN
18 56 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
19 55 (12.01%) vSphere
19 55 (12.01%) DevOps
20 53 (11.57%) Data Centre
20 53 (11.57%) Finance
20 53 (11.57%) LAN
21 52 (11.35%) MS Exchange
22 50 (10.92%) CentOS
23 47 (10.26%) MS Excel
23 47 (10.26%) MySQL
23 47 (10.26%) SQL Server

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 52 (11.35%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.11%) Apache
3 19 (4.15%) IIS
4 17 (3.71%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.97%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.31%) nginx
10 5 (1.09%) CMS
11 4 (0.87%) Confluence
11 4 (0.87%) JBoss
12 3 (0.66%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.44%) Drupal
13 2 (0.44%) Eucalyptus
13 2 (0.44%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 47 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.18%) MS Office
3 6 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.87%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (5.46%) Office 365
4 23 (5.02%) Amazon S3
5 20 (4.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 20 (4.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 12 (2.62%) SaaS
7 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.09%) PaaS
9 3 (0.66%) Amazon Glacier
10 2 (0.44%) IaaS
11 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.85%) Firewall
2 61 (13.32%) DNS
3 58 (12.66%) WAN
4 57 (12.45%) SAN
5 53 (11.57%) LAN
6 47 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 37 (8.08%) Network Security
8 35 (7.64%) DHCP
8 35 (7.64%) VPN
9 31 (6.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (3.93%) LDAP
10 18 (3.93%) MPLS
11 16 (3.49%) Internet
11 16 (3.49%) VoIP
12 15 (3.28%) HTTP
13 14 (3.06%) NAS
14 13 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (2.84%) SSL
15 10 (2.18%) iSCSI
15 10 (2.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.26%) MySQL
1 47 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.02%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.87%) Big Data
4 4 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.87%) Redis
4 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (6.77%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (4.59%) Vagrant
5 20 (4.37%) TeamCity
6 16 (3.49%) JIRA
7 15 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (2.40%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.87%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.87%) CMake
9 4 (0.87%) GCC
10 2 (0.44%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.44%) Subversion
11 1 (0.22%) Ant
11 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 53 (11.57%) Finance
2 16 (3.49%) Aerospace
3 14 (3.06%) Electronics
3 14 (3.06%) Games
3 14 (3.06%) Manufacturing
3 14 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.62%) Marketing
5 7 (1.53%) Advertising
6 6 (1.31%) Back Office
7 5 (1.09%) Billing
7 5 (1.09%) Retail
8 4 (0.87%) Avionics
9 3 (0.66%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.24%) LAMP
2 15 (3.28%) Web Services
3 5 (1.09%) .NET
3 5 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (0.87%) HTML
4 4 (0.87%) JAAS
4 4 (0.87%) Java EE
4 4 (0.87%) JMS
4 4 (0.87%) JMX
4 4 (0.87%) JNDI
4 4 (0.87%) LLVM
4 4 (0.87%) XML
5 3 (0.66%) CSS
5 3 (0.66%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.44%) Middleware
6 2 (0.44%) OpenCL
6 2 (0.44%) Sensu
6 2 (0.44%) SOAP
6 2 (0.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.57%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.55%) EMC VNX
4 24 (5.24%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.93%) Driving Licence
6 16 (3.49%) NHS
7 15 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.84%) Clustering
9 12 (2.62%) Replication
10 11 (2.40%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.53%) iPad
12 6 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.09%) Derivative
13 5 (1.09%) Physics
13 5 (1.09%) User Experience
13 5 (1.09%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.87%) CMDB
14 4 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.87%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 229 (50.00%) Linux
2 147 (32.10%) Windows
3 90 (19.65%) Unix
4 89 (19.43%) Windows Server
5 50 (10.92%) CentOS
6 37 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.28%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.62%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.75%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.53%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.31%) Debian
14 5 (1.09%) SUSE
14 5 (1.09%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.87%) AIX
16 3 (0.66%) Fedora
16 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.10%) ITIL
2 55 (12.01%) DevOps
3 42 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
4 38 (8.30%) High Availability
5 37 (8.08%) Service Management
6 36 (7.86%) Service Delivery
7 32 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (5.02%) Integration Testing
9 23 (5.02%) Validation
10 21 (4.59%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.37%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (4.37%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (4.15%) Data Management
13 18 (3.93%) Open Source
13 18 (3.93%) UML
14 17 (3.71%) Presales
15 16 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (3.28%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 84 (18.34%) Python
2 60 (13.10%) Perl
3 43 (9.39%) Ruby
3 43 (9.39%) SQL
4 41 (8.95%) Java
5 36 (7.86%) Bash Shell
6 28 (6.11%) C
7 24 (5.24%) PowerShell
8 21 (4.59%) C++
9 20 (4.37%) PHP
10 9 (1.97%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.66%) C#
11 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.44%) Go
12 2 (0.44%) Korn
13 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (8.73%) Degree
3 39 (8.52%) CCNP
3 39 (8.52%) Security Cleared
4 38 (8.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (7.86%) CCNA
6 27 (5.90%) SC Cleared
7 23 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (4.15%) RHCE
8 19 (4.15%) RHCSA
9 15 (3.28%) MCSE
10 10 (2.18%) MCITP
11 9 (1.97%) MCP
12 7 (1.53%) HNC
13 6 (1.31%) CCVP
13 6 (1.31%) HND
13 6 (1.31%) MCSA
14 4 (0.87%) MCTS
15 3 (0.66%) CEH
16 2 (0.44%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.59%) SLA
2 20 (4.37%) QA
3 10 (2.18%) ARP4761
3 10 (2.18%) DO-254
4 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.44%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (13.32%) Active Directory
3 55 (12.01%) vSphere
4 43 (9.39%) Hyper-V
5 34 (7.42%) Docker
6 22 (4.80%) Firmware
7 20 (4.37%) VirtualBox
8 13 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.62%) VMware ESX
9 12 (2.62%) XenApp
10 11 (2.40%) NFS
11 7 (1.53%) Squid
12 5 (1.09%) KVM
12 5 (1.09%) Xen
12 5 (1.09%) XenServer
13 3 (0.66%) iptables
13 3 (0.66%) Varnish
14 2 (0.44%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.44%) Postfix
14 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 83 (18.12%) Puppet
2 62 (13.54%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (6.99%) Ansible
4 22 (4.80%) Nagios
5 20 (4.37%) Salt
6 13 (2.84%) SCCM
7 7 (1.53%) WSUS
8 6 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (1.09%) vMotion
9 5 (1.09%) vRealize
10 4 (0.87%) Linux-HA
11 3 (0.66%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.66%) OpenView
11 3 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (0.66%) SCOM
12 2 (0.44%) Cacti
12 2 (0.44%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 199 (43.45%) VMware
2 97 (21.18%) Cisco
3 88 (19.21%) Microsoft
4 72 (15.72%) Red Hat
5 44 (9.61%) EMC
6 31 (6.77%) Citrix
7 27 (5.90%) HP
8 16 (3.49%) NetApp
9 12 (2.62%) Oracle
10 11 (2.40%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.40%) CommVault
11 9 (1.97%) SAP
12 8 (1.75%) Dell
12 8 (1.75%) IBM
13 7 (1.53%) CA
13 7 (1.53%) Veeam
14 6 (1.31%) BMC
14 6 (1.31%) Juniper
15 5 (1.09%) Intel
15 5 (1.09%) Intel Security
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Molesey, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £50k - £65k Per Annum Up to £65k DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Great bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + benefit & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cowes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cowes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chinnor
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Eastleigh
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Crawley
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday