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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 144 165 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 111 65 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.07% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.12% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 53 65
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 41 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Gloucestershire +1 25 £47,500 +3.26% 2
Devon 0 17 £28,000 +12.00% 5
Wiltshire +4 15 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Somerset +5 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Dorset +2 4 £47,500 +106.52% 8
Cornwall -8 1 £55,500 +23.33%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 84 (42.00%) Linux
2 82 (41.00%) Windows
3 80 (40.00%) VMware
4 48 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 43 (21.50%) DevOps
6 37 (18.50%) Security Cleared
7 33 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (15.50%) Back Office
9 30 (15.00%) Python
9 30 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
10 29 (14.50%) C
10 29 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (14.00%) Validation
12 27 (13.50%) Apache
12 27 (13.50%) DV Cleared
13 26 (13.00%) Shell Script
13 26 (13.00%) Project Management
14 25 (12.50%) ITIL
14 25 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (12.00%) Requirements Management
16 23 (11.50%) Perl
16 23 (11.50%) Data Centre
17 22 (11.00%) Configuration Management
18 21 (10.50%) Java
18 21 (10.50%) Degree
18 21 (10.50%) CentOS
18 21 (10.50%) Military
19 20 (10.00%) Bash Shell
19 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
19 20 (10.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (13.50%) Apache
2 19 (9.50%) Tomcat
2 19 (9.50%) IIS
3 14 (7.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.00%) GlassFish
6 6 (3.00%) Lync
7 5 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.00%) JBoss
9 2 (1.00%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.50%) SaaS
2 3 (1.50%) PaaS
2 3 (1.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.00%) DNS
1 18 (9.00%) Internet
2 16 (8.00%) Firewall
3 12 (6.00%) SAN
4 11 (5.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.50%) DHCP
5 7 (3.50%) VPN
6 5 (2.50%) NAS
6 5 (2.50%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.00%) Modbus
7 4 (2.00%) VoIP
8 3 (1.50%) LAN
8 3 (1.50%) FTP
8 3 (1.50%) Telnet
9 2 (1.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.00%) IPsec
9 2 (1.00%) TETRA
9 2 (1.00%) SSH
9 2 (1.00%) PBX
9 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) MySQL
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.50%) Couchbase
5 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) MS Access
5 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.00%) Selenium
3 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.00%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 31 (15.50%) Back Office
2 21 (10.50%) Military
3 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.00%) Finance
4 8 (4.00%) Games
5 5 (2.50%) Advertising
5 5 (2.50%) Electronics
6 3 (1.50%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Polish Language
7 2 (1.00%) Russian Language
7 2 (1.00%) Ukrainian Language
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.50%) LAMP
2 13 (6.50%) Web Services
3 8 (4.00%) .NET
4 6 (3.00%) Middleware
5 4 (2.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.00%) CSS
6 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.50%) COM
7 1 (0.50%) WCF
7 1 (0.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.50%) Performance Metrics
3 15 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.00%) Statistics
4 10 (5.00%) Digital Media
5 8 (4.00%) Xbox
5 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.00%) SCADA
8 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.00%) Replication
8 2 (1.00%) Clustering
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.00%) BYOD
8 2 (1.00%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.50%) GIS
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 84 (42.00%) Linux
2 82 (41.00%) Windows
3 25 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.50%) CentOS
5 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.50%) UNIX
7 17 (8.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 8 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.50%) Solaris
12 6 (3.00%) Debian
12 6 (3.00%) Fedora
12 6 (3.00%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.00%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.00%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.50%) DevOps
2 29 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.00%) Validation
4 26 (13.00%) Project Management
5 25 (12.50%) ITIL
6 24 (12.00%) Requirements Management
7 22 (11.00%) Configuration Management
8 18 (9.00%) E-Commerce
9 16 (8.00%) Use Case
10 15 (7.50%) TOGAF
10 15 (7.50%) MODAF
10 15 (7.50%) Data Modelling
10 15 (7.50%) Service Management
10 15 (7.50%) Scrum
10 15 (7.50%) Information Security
10 15 (7.50%) Time Management
11 11 (5.50%) Open Source
12 10 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (4.00%) E-business
14 7 (3.50%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.00%) Python
2 29 (14.50%) C
3 26 (13.00%) Shell Script
4 23 (11.50%) Perl
5 21 (10.50%) Java
6 20 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 19 (9.50%) Ruby
7 19 (9.50%) SQL
8 18 (9.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.50%) C++
10 6 (3.00%) Korn
11 5 (2.50%) C#
12 4 (2.00%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (18.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.50%) DV Cleared
3 21 (10.50%) Degree
4 9 (4.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.00%) CCNA
7 5 (2.50%) MCSE
8 2 (1.00%) MCSA
8 2 (1.00%) PhD
8 2 (1.00%) CCNP
8 2 (1.00%) CCSA
9 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.50%) LPIC
9 1 (0.50%) MCITP
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.50%) RHCE
9 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.00%) Xen
3 8 (4.00%) KVM
4 7 (3.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.50%) XenApp
5 5 (2.50%) iptables
6 4 (2.00%) Firmware
7 3 (1.50%) vSphere
8 2 (1.00%) Varnish
8 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.00%) vCloud
9 1 (0.50%) NFS
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (8.00%) Puppet
2 13 (6.50%) Nagios
3 10 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 8 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 8 (4.00%) SCCM
5 6 (3.00%) SCOM
5 6 (3.00%) Opsview
5 6 (3.00%) Graphite
6 5 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.00%) Ansible
8 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 80 (40.00%) VMware
2 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (6.50%) IBM
5 10 (5.00%) ServiceNow
6 8 (4.00%) Remedy
7 6 (3.00%) Cisco
7 6 (3.00%) Citrix
8 4 (2.00%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.00%) NetApp
8 4 (2.00%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.50%) EMC
9 3 (1.50%) HP
10 2 (1.00%) Intel
10 2 (1.00%) Nortel
10 2 (1.00%) Siemens
11 1 (0.50%) Symantec
11 1 (0.50%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.50%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.50%) Veeam
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 8 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Exeter
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Exeter
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago