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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 83 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.25% 2.88% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.97% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 18
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
1146 975 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.50% 96.92% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 814 926
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 9 £33,750 +2.27%
Bridgend - 4 £46,250 -
Glamorgan -7 1 £35,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £41,500 -
Systems Engineer
Wales

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Apache
3 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
5 6 (30.00%) Clustering
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 6 (30.00%) CentOS
6 5 (25.00%) nginx
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (25.00%) JBoss
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) MySQL
7 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
7 4 (20.00%) SaaS
7 4 (20.00%) Product Management
7 4 (20.00%) SQLite
8 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) Apache
2 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (30.00%) IIS
4 5 (25.00%) JBoss
4 5 (25.00%) nginx
4 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Route 53
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Debian
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) Product Management
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.00%) MODAF
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) Perl
2 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) RHCE
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL