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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 228 246 229
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 258 251 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.16% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.20% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 225 203 246
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 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
18683 20977 23022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15929 16781 18412
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 2 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 2 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 +27 55 £50,000 +13.63% 4
Hampshire -8 52 £43,750 +28.67% 8
Surrey +12 42 £50,000 +31.57% 6
East Sussex +44 41 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -5 24 £37,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire +27 21 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Kent -14 15 £29,000 -17.14%
West Sussex -16 2 £52,000 +60.00% 1
Middlesex +1 1 £50,000 +26.58%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 231 (49.15%) Linux
2 209 (44.47%) VMware
3 158 (33.62%) Windows
4 128 (27.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 116 (24.68%) Cisco
6 97 (20.64%) Unix
7 95 (20.21%) Puppet
8 93 (19.79%) Python
9 88 (18.72%) Microsoft
10 87 (18.51%) Windows Server
11 80 (17.02%) Firewall
12 79 (16.81%) Red Hat
13 76 (16.17%) Active Directory
14 73 (15.53%) WAN
15 71 (15.11%) Perl
16 70 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
17 69 (14.68%) DNS
18 68 (14.47%) LAN
19 67 (14.26%) ITIL
20 66 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
21 61 (12.98%) SAN
22 60 (12.77%) Finance
22 60 (12.77%) vSphere
23 58 (12.34%) EMC
23 58 (12.34%) MS Exchange
24 56 (11.91%) TCP/IP
25 54 (11.49%) SQL Server
26 53 (11.28%) CentOS
26 53 (11.28%) DevOps
27 52 (11.06%) Data Centre

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 58 (12.34%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.32%) Apache
3 24 (5.11%) IIS
4 20 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.98%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.28%) JBoss
10 5 (1.06%) CMS
11 4 (0.85%) Confluence
11 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.21%) nginx
14 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.28%) MS Office
4 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (5.11%) Amazon S3
2 24 (5.11%) Office 365
3 21 (4.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 21 (4.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 11 (2.34%) SaaS
5 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.06%) PaaS
8 3 (0.64%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.43%) IaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 80 (17.02%) Firewall
2 73 (15.53%) WAN
3 69 (14.68%) DNS
4 68 (14.47%) LAN
5 61 (12.98%) SAN
6 56 (11.91%) TCP/IP
7 41 (8.72%) VPN
8 37 (7.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (7.66%) Network Security
10 35 (7.45%) DHCP
11 27 (5.74%) Internet
12 24 (5.11%) VoIP
13 20 (4.26%) MPLS
13 20 (4.26%) SSL
14 17 (3.62%) NAS
15 15 (3.19%) HTTP
15 15 (3.19%) iSCSI
15 15 (3.19%) LDAP
16 14 (2.98%) OSPF
17 13 (2.77%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.79%) MySQL
3 24 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.06%) Redis
5 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.85%) Big Data
6 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.21%) DB2
8 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (5.11%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.68%) Vagrant
5 21 (4.47%) TeamCity
6 19 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 17 (3.62%) JIRA
8 10 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.85%) CMake
9 4 (0.85%) GCC
10 2 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.21%) JUnit
11 1 (0.21%) Selenium
11 1 (0.21%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.21%) WATIR
General
1 60 (12.77%) Finance
2 19 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.40%) Electronics
3 16 (3.40%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.98%) Aerospace
4 14 (2.98%) Games
5 10 (2.13%) Marketing
6 7 (1.49%) Advertising
7 6 (1.28%) Legal
8 5 (1.06%) Avionics
8 5 (1.06%) Billing
8 5 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.06%) Retail
9 4 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.43%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.04%) LAMP
2 12 (2.55%) .NET
3 10 (2.13%) Web Services
4 6 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (1.28%) JAAS
4 6 (1.28%) Java EE
4 6 (1.28%) JMS
4 6 (1.28%) JMX
4 6 (1.28%) JNDI
5 5 (1.06%) HTML
5 5 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (1.06%) XML
6 4 (0.85%) CSS
6 4 (0.85%) LLVM
7 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.43%) JSON
8 2 (0.43%) Middleware
8 2 (0.43%) REST
9 1 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.87%) EMC VNX
3 33 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.96%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.68%) Driving Licence
6 18 (3.83%) Clustering
7 17 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.62%) NHS
7 17 (3.62%) Replication
8 9 (1.91%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.70%) EMC VMAX
10 7 (1.49%) iPad
10 7 (1.49%) Physics
10 7 (1.49%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.06%) Derivative
12 5 (1.06%) User Experience
13 4 (0.85%) CMDB
13 4 (0.85%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 231 (49.15%) Linux
2 158 (33.62%) Windows
3 97 (20.64%) Unix
4 87 (18.51%) Windows Server
5 53 (11.28%) CentOS
6 40 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (8.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.55%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.34%) Mac OS X
10 9 (1.91%) AIX
10 9 (1.91%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.70%) SUSE
11 8 (1.70%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.06%) Debian
13 3 (0.64%) Solaris
13 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (14.26%) ITIL
2 53 (11.28%) DevOps
3 45 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (8.94%) Service Management
5 39 (8.30%) High Availability
6 38 (8.09%) Service Delivery
7 31 (6.60%) Configuration Management
7 31 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (5.53%) Validation
9 23 (4.89%) Integration Testing
10 21 (4.47%) Infrastructure Management
11 19 (4.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (3.83%) Mentoring
12 18 (3.83%) UML
13 17 (3.62%) Open Source
13 17 (3.62%) Server Building
14 16 (3.40%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (19.79%) Python
2 71 (15.11%) Perl
3 52 (11.06%) Java
4 45 (9.57%) Ruby
5 44 (9.36%) Bash Shell
6 38 (8.09%) SQL
7 33 (7.02%) C
8 26 (5.53%) PowerShell
9 19 (4.04%) C++
10 16 (3.40%) PHP
11 10 (2.13%) C#
12 9 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.28%) Korn
14 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.64%) R
16 2 (0.43%) Go
17 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.21%) VB
17 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (10.21%) CCNP
3 46 (9.79%) Security Cleared
4 41 (8.72%) Degree
5 40 (8.51%) CCNA
6 39 (8.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (6.81%) SC Cleared
8 28 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (4.68%) RHCE
10 21 (4.47%) RHCSA
11 17 (3.62%) MCSE
12 13 (2.77%) CCVP
13 11 (2.34%) MCITP
14 8 (1.70%) MCP
15 7 (1.49%) HNC
15 7 (1.49%) MCSA
16 6 (1.28%) HND
17 5 (1.06%) MCTS
18 4 (0.85%) CCIE
18 4 (0.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.68%) SLA
2 20 (4.26%) QA
3 9 (1.91%) ARP4761
3 9 (1.91%) DO-254
4 3 (0.64%) Def Stans
4 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 128 (27.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (16.17%) Active Directory
3 60 (12.77%) vSphere
4 43 (9.15%) Hyper-V
5 35 (7.45%) Docker
6 23 (4.89%) Firmware
7 21 (4.47%) VirtualBox
8 16 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (3.19%) NFS
9 15 (3.19%) VMware ESX
10 13 (2.77%) XenApp
11 9 (1.91%) KVM
11 9 (1.91%) Xen
12 6 (1.28%) Squid
12 6 (1.28%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.06%) iptables
14 4 (0.85%) XenServer
15 2 (0.43%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 95 (20.21%) Puppet
2 66 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (6.81%) Ansible
4 24 (5.11%) Nagios
5 21 (4.47%) Salt
6 15 (3.19%) SCCM
7 13 (2.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (2.77%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (1.91%) WSUS
9 7 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (1.28%) vMotion
10 6 (1.28%) Zenoss
11 5 (1.06%) vRealize
12 3 (0.64%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.64%) Linux-HA
12 3 (0.64%) SCOM
12 3 (0.64%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 2 (0.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 209 (44.47%) VMware
2 116 (24.68%) Cisco
3 88 (18.72%) Microsoft
4 79 (16.81%) Red Hat
5 58 (12.34%) EMC
6 32 (6.81%) Citrix
6 32 (6.81%) HP
7 21 (4.47%) Oracle
8 18 (3.83%) CheckPoint
9 15 (3.19%) NetApp
10 12 (2.55%) CommVault
11 11 (2.34%) CA
11 11 (2.34%) Dell
11 11 (2.34%) IBM
12 9 (1.91%) SAP
13 8 (1.70%) Forcepoint
14 7 (1.49%) Juniper
14 7 (1.49%) Veeam
15 6 (1.28%) Veritas
16 5 (1.06%) Remedy
Farnborough, Hampshire
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive salary including excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McLaren Racing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Great bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum Health, Pension, stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
TDA Group
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
SFW Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxfordshire
CIS
Salary: £22,000 - £38,000
Posted: 26 days ago