The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 75 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.20% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.53% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Systems Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1129 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.67% 96.50% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1000 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 11 £35,000 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £21,500 -
Systems Engineer
Wales

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (72.34%) Linux
2 28 (59.57%) VMware
3 21 (44.68%) ITIL
4 19 (40.43%) Degree
5 17 (36.17%) Red Hat
6 15 (31.91%) Windows
6 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (29.79%) Solaris
8 13 (27.66%) UNIX
8 13 (27.66%) LAMP
9 12 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (23.40%) RHCE
11 10 (21.28%) Line Management
11 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
12 9 (19.15%) HP
12 9 (19.15%) NetApp
12 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (17.02%) SQL
13 8 (17.02%) Apache
13 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
14 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
14 7 (14.89%) Electronics
14 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (14.89%) Avionics
14 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
14 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
14 7 (14.89%) Computer Science

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) Apache
1 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
3 3 (6.38%) HTTP
3 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) DVB
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.89%) Electronics
1 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
1 7 (14.89%) Avionics
2 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
4 3 (6.38%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) LAMP
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
2 1 (2.13%) OAuth
2 1 (2.13%) RESTful
2 1 (2.13%) Mojolicious
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) STB
3 1 (2.13%) HACMP
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Windows
3 14 (29.79%) Solaris
4 13 (27.66%) UNIX
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.38%) Debian
7 3 (6.38%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.26%) SUSE
8 2 (4.26%) AIX
9 1 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Line Management
2 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Service Management
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Competitive Intelligence
5 4 (8.51%) ERP
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.38%) Resilience Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (23.40%) RHCE
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Nmap
2 3 (6.38%) Xen
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) Nessus
3 1 (2.13%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) VMware
2 17 (36.17%) Red Hat
3 9 (19.15%) HP
3 9 (19.15%) NetApp
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) Sybase
8 1 (2.13%) JBoss
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
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