The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 171 141 77
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 65 74 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 1.47% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.54% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 164
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £28,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £54,000 £48,690
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.18%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5862 4798 5564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.13% 95.01% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4153 4932
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 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
Bristol -24 14 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Devon -10 13 £25,000 -50.00%
Wiltshire -5 11 £29,750 -31.21% 1
Somerset -18 9 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Gloucestershire -1 8 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Dorset -6 7 £30,750 -18.00% 2
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 71 (47.33%) Windows
2 55 (36.67%) Linux
2 55 (36.67%) Degree
3 40 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (19.33%) VMware
5 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (17.33%) Cisco
7 25 (16.67%) Citrix
7 25 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
8 24 (16.00%) SQL
9 23 (15.33%) ITIL
9 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
10 22 (14.67%) Java
10 22 (14.67%) Internet
10 22 (14.67%) Aerospace
11 21 (14.00%) Firewall
11 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (14.00%) Apache
12 20 (13.33%) UML
12 20 (13.33%) SLA
12 20 (13.33%) MySQL
13 19 (12.67%) Validation
13 19 (12.67%) DV Cleared
14 17 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (11.33%) MODAF
14 17 (11.33%) C++
15 16 (10.67%) CCNA
15 16 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (10.67%) Web Development

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 21 (14.00%) Apache
2 12 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.33%) IIS
3 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Office 365
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.67%) Internet
2 21 (14.00%) Firewall
3 14 (9.33%) LAN
3 14 (9.33%) SAN
4 12 (8.00%) HTTP
4 12 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.33%) WAN
5 11 (7.33%) DHCP
6 10 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 10 (6.67%) SSL
6 10 (6.67%) IPv4
7 9 (6.00%) DNS
8 3 (2.00%) VoIP
8 3 (2.00%) Network Security
9 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.67%) TETRA
10 1 (0.67%) Wireless
10 1 (0.67%) Intranet
10 1 (0.67%) DASS2
10 1 (0.67%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.33%) MySQL
2 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) JMeter
3 1 (0.67%) Hudson
3 1 (0.67%) QUnit
3 1 (0.67%) Selenium
3 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 22 (14.67%) Aerospace
2 15 (10.00%) Electronics
3 9 (6.00%) Military
4 4 (2.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Finance
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) J2EE
2 4 (2.67%) XML
3 2 (1.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.33%) CSS
3 2 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (0.67%) LAMP
4 1 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Wiki
2 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.00%) Clustering
3 5 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.00%) Firmware
4 3 (2.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) AS400
6 1 (0.67%) PMI
6 1 (0.67%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.67%) Open Source
6 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.67%) CMDB
6 1 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.33%) Windows
2 55 (36.67%) Linux
3 29 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (10.00%) UNIX
6 12 (8.00%) Solaris
7 11 (7.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 9 (6.00%) CentOS
9 9 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (4.00%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.33%) VMS
13 4 (2.67%) HPUX
14 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.33%) ITIL
2 20 (13.33%) UML
3 19 (12.67%) Validation
4 17 (11.33%) MODAF
5 16 (10.67%) Web Development
6 15 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.33%) Requirements Management
8 11 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.67%) V-Model
9 10 (6.67%) Document Management
9 10 (6.67%) E-business
9 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.00%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.00%) DevOps
11 8 (5.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.00%) DoDAF
13 4 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (2.67%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.00%) SQL
2 22 (14.67%) Java
3 17 (11.33%) C++
4 14 (9.33%) Perl
5 12 (8.00%) C
6 11 (7.33%) Python
7 9 (6.00%) MATLAB
8 6 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.67%) C#
9 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.33%) PHP
10 2 (1.33%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (36.67%) Degree
2 40 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.67%) DV Cleared
4 16 (10.67%) CCNA
4 16 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.67%) MCP
7 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.33%) MCSE
9 3 (2.00%) MCSA
10 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.33%) CCA
10 2 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.67%) HNC
11 1 (0.67%) VCP5
11 1 (0.67%) MCITP
11 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.33%) SLA
2 11 (7.33%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.33%) QA
3 2 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.00%) vSphere
4 6 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.33%) KVM
6 4 (2.67%) RHEV
6 4 (2.67%) XenApp
7 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.00%) XenServer
7 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.33%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.67%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) Backup Exec
1 13 (8.67%) WSUS
2 11 (7.33%) SCCM
2 11 (7.33%) SCOM
3 9 (6.00%) Nagios
4 7 (4.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.33%) VMware
3 26 (17.33%) Cisco
4 25 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (7.33%) HP
6 10 (6.67%) Zend
7 9 (6.00%) CommVault
7 9 (6.00%) Bomgar
8 8 (5.33%) Symantec
9 7 (4.67%) Dell
10 5 (3.33%) NetApp
10 5 (3.33%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.67%) Brocade
11 4 (2.67%) JBoss
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle
11 4 (2.67%) Veritas
12 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.33%) Splunk
14 1 (0.67%) Siemens
14 1 (0.67%) Avaya
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Purple Secure Systems
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago