The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 149 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 73 89 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 1.70% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.79% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
England

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 23 July 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 23 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
Bristol -25 27 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Gloucestershire +4 13 £46,000 - 5
Dorset -3 12 £28,000 -25.33%
Devon -2 8 £25,000 -50.00%
Somerset -35 8 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Wiltshire -13 5 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 78 (49.37%) Windows
2 66 (41.77%) Linux
3 57 (36.08%) Degree
4 46 (29.11%) Security Cleared
5 43 (27.22%) VMware
6 39 (24.68%) Citrix
7 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
8 33 (20.89%) ITIL
8 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (20.25%) MySQL
9 32 (20.25%) Apache
10 31 (19.62%) Cisco
11 29 (18.35%) SQL
12 27 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (17.09%) SLA
12 27 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (16.46%) Rational DOORS
14 25 (15.82%) SC Cleared
14 25 (15.82%) Firewall
15 24 (15.19%) Java
16 23 (14.56%) DHCP
16 23 (14.56%) SAN
17 22 (13.92%) MS Excel
17 22 (13.92%) J2EE
17 22 (13.92%) Web Development
18 21 (13.29%) DV Cleared
19 20 (12.66%) Aerospace
19 20 (12.66%) HP
19 20 (12.66%) Internet
20 19 (12.03%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (20.25%) Apache
2 15 (9.49%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.59%) IIS
4 10 (6.33%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.70%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.53%) Lync
8 3 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.63%) WinCC
10 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.70%) MS Office
3 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) PaaS
1 3 (1.90%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.82%) Firewall
2 23 (14.56%) SAN
2 23 (14.56%) DHCP
3 20 (12.66%) Internet
4 16 (10.13%) DNS
4 16 (10.13%) LAN
5 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.86%) NetScaler
7 12 (7.59%) HTTP
8 11 (6.96%) WAN
8 11 (6.96%) SSL
8 11 (6.96%) IPv4
9 4 (2.53%) VLAN
10 3 (1.90%) Network Security
10 3 (1.90%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.27%) VoIP
11 2 (1.27%) Intranet
11 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.63%) NAS
12 1 (0.63%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.25%) MySQL
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.63%) DB2
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (16.46%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.63%) Hudson
2 1 (0.63%) QUnit
2 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) JMeter
2 1 (0.63%) Maven
2 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 20 (12.66%) Aerospace
2 16 (10.13%) Electronics
3 12 (7.59%) Military
4 4 (2.53%) Automotive
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Finance
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.92%) J2EE
2 2 (1.27%) CSS
2 2 (1.27%) Web Services
2 2 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) LAMP
3 1 (0.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Wiki
2 8 (5.06%) Clustering
3 7 (4.43%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.53%) Firmware
4 4 (2.53%) Open Source
5 3 (1.90%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.90%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.90%) FMCG
5 3 (1.90%) Robotics
5 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) SCADA
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.63%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 78 (49.37%) Windows
2 66 (41.77%) Linux
3 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.49%) Solaris
6 14 (8.86%) Ubuntu
7 12 (7.59%) UNIX
8 11 (6.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (6.33%) HPUX
10 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (5.70%) CentOS
11 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.16%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.90%) VMS
13 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.63%) SUSE
14 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.89%) ITIL
2 22 (13.92%) Web Development
3 19 (12.03%) UML
4 18 (11.39%) MODAF
4 18 (11.39%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.49%) Validation
6 15 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (8.86%) E-business
7 14 (8.86%) Document Management
8 12 (7.59%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.33%) V-Model
10 9 (5.70%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.70%) Software Architecture
10 9 (5.70%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.70%) Requirements Management
11 7 (4.43%) DoDAF
11 7 (4.43%) DevOps
12 5 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.35%) SQL
2 24 (15.19%) Java
3 18 (11.39%) Perl
4 16 (10.13%) C++
5 9 (5.70%) Python
5 9 (5.70%) MATLAB
5 9 (5.70%) C#
6 8 (5.06%) C
6 8 (5.06%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.90%) PHP
8 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.27%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (36.08%) Degree
2 46 (29.11%) Security Cleared
3 25 (15.82%) SC Cleared
4 21 (13.29%) DV Cleared
5 18 (11.39%) CCNA
5 18 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.33%) MCP
7 10 (6.33%) MCSE
8 8 (5.06%) MCSA
9 6 (3.80%) MCITP
10 4 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.53%) CCA
10 4 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.63%) HNC
12 1 (0.63%) CNE
12 1 (0.63%) Novell Certification
12 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.63%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.09%) SLA
2 11 (6.96%) IEC 61508
3 4 (2.53%) QA
4 2 (1.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 27 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.76%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.49%) vSphere
4 12 (7.59%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.70%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (3.80%) KVM
7 6 (3.80%) RHEV
8 5 (3.16%) XenApp
9 4 (2.53%) XenServer
9 4 (2.53%) ISA Server
9 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) Backup Exec
1 14 (8.86%) WSUS
2 13 (8.23%) SCOM
3 12 (7.59%) SCCM
4 10 (6.33%) NetBackup
5 9 (5.70%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.63%) Legato
6 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (27.22%) VMware
2 39 (24.68%) Citrix
3 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
4 31 (19.62%) Cisco
5 20 (12.66%) HP
6 14 (8.86%) Zend
7 12 (7.59%) Symantec
8 11 (6.96%) NetApp
9 10 (6.33%) Veritas
9 10 (6.33%) CommVault
10 9 (5.70%) JBoss
10 9 (5.70%) Brocade
10 9 (5.70%) Bomgar
11 8 (5.06%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.43%) Dell
13 3 (1.90%) Oracle
13 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.63%) Siemens
14 1 (0.63%) Avaya
14 1 (0.63%) CA
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