The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 67 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 0.66% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 5
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £27,566
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1059 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.41% 96.10% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 988 935 725
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Wales

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 21 £34,000 +6.25% 1
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Bridgend - 1 £21,500 -
Systems Engineer
Wales

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 31 (57.41%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) Red Hat
4 21 (38.89%) ITIL
4 21 (38.89%) Degree
5 19 (35.19%) UNIX
5 19 (35.19%) Windows
6 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (29.63%) Solaris
8 15 (27.78%) LAMP
9 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (24.07%) SQL
11 12 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (20.37%) RHCE
12 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.37%) HP
13 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.67%) NetApp
14 9 (16.67%) Perl
14 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.67%) Apache
14 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
15 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
16 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
16 7 (12.96%) Aerospace
16 7 (12.96%) Electronics
16 7 (12.96%) Python
16 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
16 7 (12.96%) AIX

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (16.67%) Apache
1 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
1 7 (12.96%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) DVB
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
4 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
4 3 (5.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.85%) POP3
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.96%) Electronics
1 7 (12.96%) Aerospace
1 7 (12.96%) Avionics
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Welsh Language
5 2 (3.70%) Back Office
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.85%) Automotive
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) LAMP
2 4 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) JSON
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) OAuth
3 1 (1.85%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) DTV
4 3 (5.56%) STB
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) HACMP
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (35.19%) UNIX
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 16 (29.63%) Solaris
4 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.96%) AIX
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.41%) SUSE
8 3 (5.56%) Debian
8 3 (5.56%) CentOS
9 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.85%) HPUX
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
3 6 (11.11%) Service Management
3 6 (11.11%) Change Management
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (7.41%) ERP
4 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Perl
3 7 (12.96%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) Scala
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.85%) VB
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (20.37%) RHCE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.56%) Nmap
2 3 (5.56%) Xen
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Nagios
2 3 (5.56%) Nessus
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.85%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) VMware
2 22 (40.74%) Red Hat
3 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) HP
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Sybase
6 4 (7.41%) IBM
6 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
8 2 (3.70%) Remedy
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.85%) Websense
9 1 (1.85%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago