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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 154 165 150
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 88 71 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 1.20% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.26% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 59
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Devon +2 23 £34,000 +63.46% 1
Bristol -2 17 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Dorset +6 14 £40,000 +5.96%
Wiltshire -2 13 £28,250 +4.62% 4
Gloucestershire -13 12 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Somerset +5 8 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (47.97%) Windows
2 54 (36.49%) Linux
3 44 (29.73%) VMware
4 40 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 38 (25.68%) Degree
6 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
6 30 (20.27%) ITIL
7 29 (19.59%) SQL
7 29 (19.59%) Active Directory
8 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (15.54%) Cisco
10 22 (14.86%) Citrix
11 21 (14.19%) TCP/IP
12 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
12 19 (12.84%) Validation
12 19 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (12.16%) CCNA
13 18 (12.16%) DV Cleared
13 18 (12.16%) C++
14 17 (11.49%) Internet
14 17 (11.49%) UNIX
15 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (10.81%) C
15 16 (10.81%) LAN
15 16 (10.81%) Software Engineering
15 16 (10.81%) Dell
16 15 (10.14%) MySQL
16 15 (10.14%) Requirements Management
16 15 (10.14%) Java
16 15 (10.14%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (9.46%) Apache
2 10 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.70%) JBoss
6 3 (2.03%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS Office
3 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.35%) Simulink
5 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.19%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.49%) Internet
3 16 (10.81%) LAN
4 13 (8.78%) Firewall
5 12 (8.11%) DHCP
5 12 (8.11%) HTTP
6 11 (7.43%) DNS
7 9 (6.08%) SAN
7 9 (6.08%) WAN
8 6 (4.05%) SSL
8 6 (4.05%) NetScaler
9 5 (3.38%) Telnet
9 5 (3.38%) VoIP
10 3 (2.03%) LDAP
10 3 (2.03%) PBX
10 3 (2.03%) SMTP
10 3 (2.03%) FTP
10 3 (2.03%) VPN
10 3 (2.03%) DASS2
10 3 (2.03%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) MySQL
2 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
3 3 (2.03%) Subversion
4 2 (1.35%) Selenium
4 2 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (0.68%) QUnit
5 1 (0.68%) JMeter
5 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 12 (8.11%) Back Office
2 11 (7.43%) Finance
3 10 (6.76%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.73%) French Language
4 7 (4.73%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.38%) Marketing
6 3 (2.03%) Electronics
6 3 (2.03%) Automotive
6 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.35%) Advertising
7 2 (1.35%) Avionics
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.68%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) XML
2 6 (4.05%) J2EE
3 4 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) jQuery
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.05%) Wiki
2 6 (4.05%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.38%) Clustering
3 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.03%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.35%) Physics
5 2 (1.35%) Open Source
5 2 (1.35%) VHDL
5 2 (1.35%) Verilog
5 2 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.35%) ASIC
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) AS400
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.97%) Windows
2 54 (36.49%) Linux
3 17 (11.49%) UNIX
4 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.41%) Solaris
8 7 (4.73%) CentOS
9 6 (4.05%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.70%) VMS
12 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.03%) HPUX
13 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.27%) ITIL
2 19 (12.84%) Validation
3 16 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.14%) Requirements Management
5 13 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.76%) DevOps
7 8 (5.41%) Process Management
7 8 (5.41%) Change Management
8 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.73%) Project Management
8 7 (4.73%) UML
8 7 (4.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.73%) SysML
8 7 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.05%) E-business
9 6 (4.05%) Document Management
9 6 (4.05%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.59%) SQL
2 18 (12.16%) C++
3 16 (10.81%) C
4 15 (10.14%) Java
4 15 (10.14%) Perl
5 11 (7.43%) Python
6 7 (4.73%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.38%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.03%) PHP
9 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.03%) C#
10 2 (1.35%) VBA
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (25.68%) Degree
2 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (12.16%) CCNA
4 18 (12.16%) DV Cleared
5 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.73%) VCP5
8 6 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.38%) MCP
10 4 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.68%) MCITP
12 1 (0.68%) CCNP
12 1 (0.68%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) DO-254
3 2 (1.35%) DO-160
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) DO-178B
System Software
1 29 (19.59%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.78%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.08%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.05%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.70%) Firmware
6 4 (2.70%) XenServer
6 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.70%) vSphere
7 2 (1.35%) XenApp
7 2 (1.35%) QEMU
7 2 (1.35%) KVM
8 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) SCOM
2 8 (5.41%) Puppet
3 7 (4.73%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.05%) WSUS
4 6 (4.05%) SCCM
4 6 (4.05%) Nagios
4 6 (4.05%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.70%) OpenView
5 4 (2.70%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Ansible
8 1 (0.68%) Salt
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (29.73%) VMware
2 40 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.54%) Cisco
4 22 (14.86%) Citrix
5 16 (10.81%) Dell
6 9 (6.08%) HP
7 8 (5.41%) Oracle
8 6 (4.05%) CommVault
8 6 (4.05%) Zend
8 6 (4.05%) Bomgar
9 5 (3.38%) Symantec
9 5 (3.38%) Splunk
10 4 (2.70%) Siemens
11 3 (2.03%) Veritas
11 3 (2.03%) Lotus
11 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.03%) NetApp
11 3 (2.03%) Nortel
11 3 (2.03%) Brocade
12 2 (1.35%) Xilinx
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: £ Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago