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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 141 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 112 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.89% 1.39% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.45% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 99 65 79
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
5698 5918 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.96% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4797 4870 4421
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,825 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
(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 -6 44 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -1 20 £25,000 -45.65% 2
Wiltshire +2 15 £30,000 -14.28%
Devon -8 12 £28,000 -6.66% 4
Dorset 0 11 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Somerset +17 9 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Cornwall - 1 £55,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 88 (45.60%) Linux
2 85 (44.04%) VMware
3 73 (37.82%) Windows
4 47 (24.35%) DevOps
5 40 (20.73%) Active Directory
6 36 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (16.58%) CentOS
8 31 (16.06%) Back Office
9 30 (15.54%) Python
10 29 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (13.99%) Degree
12 26 (13.47%) Apache
12 26 (13.47%) Perl
12 26 (13.47%) Rational DOORS
13 25 (12.95%) Bash Shell
13 25 (12.95%) Validation
13 25 (12.95%) Configuration Management
13 25 (12.95%) Security Cleared
14 24 (12.44%) Puppet
15 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (11.40%) Military
16 22 (11.40%) Shell Script
17 21 (10.88%) Ruby
18 20 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
18 20 (10.36%) Red Hat
18 20 (10.36%) SQL
18 20 (10.36%) MySQL
18 20 (10.36%) UNIX
19 19 (9.84%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 26 (13.47%) Apache
2 18 (9.33%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.33%) IIS
3 9 (4.66%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.11%) GlassFish
4 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.55%) JBoss
6 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.04%) Lync
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.15%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.55%) Office 365
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
4 2 (1.04%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.81%) Firewall
2 16 (8.29%) Internet
3 15 (7.77%) SAN
4 14 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 13 (6.74%) DNS
6 10 (5.18%) VPN
7 9 (4.66%) DHCP
8 8 (4.15%) NAS
9 6 (3.11%) HTTP
9 6 (3.11%) LAN
9 6 (3.11%) VoIP
10 5 (2.59%) SSL
10 5 (2.59%) IPsec
11 4 (2.07%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.07%) WAN
12 3 (1.55%) FTP
12 3 (1.55%) PBX
12 3 (1.55%) DASS2
12 3 (1.55%) DPNSS
12 3 (1.55%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.36%) MySQL
2 17 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) MS Access
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.55%) Couchbase
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.04%) BigTable
5 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.70%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.66%) Selenium
5 6 (3.11%) Subversion
6 2 (1.04%) Hudson
7 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
General
1 31 (16.06%) Back Office
2 22 (11.40%) Military
3 8 (4.15%) Games
4 7 (3.63%) Electronics
5 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.59%) Advertising
7 4 (2.07%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.29%) LAMP
2 11 (5.70%) Web Services
3 5 (2.59%) Middleware
4 4 (2.07%) .NET
5 3 (1.55%) Silverlight
5 3 (1.55%) CSS
6 1 (0.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.81%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.74%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (4.15%) Xbox
4 8 (4.15%) Statistics
5 6 (3.11%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.11%) Physics
6 5 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.07%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.04%) BYOD
8 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.52%) Wiki
9 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 88 (45.60%) Linux
2 73 (37.82%) Windows
3 32 (16.58%) CentOS
4 29 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (10.36%) UNIX
7 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (8.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (6.22%) Windows 2000
10 10 (5.18%) Solaris
11 9 (4.66%) Ubuntu
12 8 (4.15%) Debian
12 8 (4.15%) Fedora
13 6 (3.11%) Windows XP
14 5 (2.59%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.55%) VMS
16 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.35%) DevOps
2 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.95%) Configuration Management
3 25 (12.95%) Validation
4 19 (9.84%) ITIL
5 18 (9.33%) Project Management
6 16 (8.29%) E-Commerce
6 16 (8.29%) Requirements Management
7 15 (7.77%) Use Case
7 15 (7.77%) Open Source
8 13 (6.74%) Time Management
8 13 (6.74%) TOGAF
8 13 (6.74%) Scrum
8 13 (6.74%) Information Security
8 13 (6.74%) MODAF
8 13 (6.74%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.74%) Service Management
9 12 (6.22%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (5.70%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.54%) Python
2 26 (13.47%) Perl
3 25 (12.95%) Bash Shell
4 22 (11.40%) Shell Script
5 21 (10.88%) Ruby
6 20 (10.36%) SQL
7 18 (9.33%) C
8 16 (8.29%) Java
8 16 (8.29%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.63%) C++
9 7 (3.63%) PHP
10 6 (3.11%) Korn
11 2 (1.04%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Degree
2 25 (12.95%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.33%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.11%) CCNA
5 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.55%) CCNP
7 2 (1.04%) PhD
7 2 (1.04%) MCITP
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.52%) MCP
8 1 (0.52%) MCSE
8 1 (0.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.52%) RHCE
8 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.52%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.15%) Xen
4 8 (4.15%) KVM
5 7 (3.63%) Firmware
6 6 (3.11%) vSphere
7 5 (2.59%) vCloud
7 5 (2.59%) XenApp
8 4 (2.07%) iptables
9 2 (1.04%) Varnish
9 2 (1.04%) HDFS
9 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (12.44%) Puppet
2 16 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.74%) Nagios
4 8 (4.15%) Vagrant
4 8 (4.15%) Tivoli
5 7 (3.63%) Graphite
6 6 (3.11%) Opsview
7 5 (2.59%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.07%) Ansible
9 2 (1.04%) Salt
10 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.52%) SCCM
10 1 (0.52%) SCOM
10 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (44.04%) VMware
2 20 (10.36%) Red Hat
3 15 (7.77%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.66%) Citrix
5 8 (4.15%) IBM
5 8 (4.15%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.11%) Cisco
6 6 (3.11%) Remedy
7 4 (2.07%) Hitachi
7 4 (2.07%) NetApp
7 4 (2.07%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.55%) Siemens
8 3 (1.55%) EMC
8 3 (1.55%) Nortel
9 2 (1.04%) Avaya
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) Google
9 2 (1.04%) Veeam
10 1 (0.52%) 3PAR
Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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