The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 120 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 127 88 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.41% 1.52% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.56% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 57
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
5115 5639 5718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.24% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4327 4728 4767
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +20 39 £46,250 +85.00% 4
Dorset +27 34 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Bristol -3 20 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Wiltshire +14 19 £23,500 -20.33%
Cornwall - 12 £35,000 -
Devon 0 2 £37,525 +34.01%
Somerset -12 1 £42,500 +18.05%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 88 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 85 (34.84%) Windows
3 82 (33.61%) VMware
4 76 (31.15%) Microsoft
5 63 (25.82%) ITIL
6 61 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 58 (23.77%) MS Excel
8 51 (20.90%) Cisco
8 51 (20.90%) SC Cleared
8 51 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 48 (19.67%) SCOM
11 46 (18.85%) C
12 45 (18.44%) Software Engineering
13 44 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (17.62%) Hyper-V
14 43 (17.62%) SQL
14 43 (17.62%) SAN
15 41 (16.80%) HP
15 41 (16.80%) UML
16 39 (15.98%) Linux
16 39 (15.98%) NetApp
16 39 (15.98%) DV Cleared
17 38 (15.57%) Firewall
18 37 (15.16%) MS Exchange
18 37 (15.16%) Windows Server
19 36 (14.75%) EMC
19 36 (14.75%) Degree
20 35 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (15.16%) MS Exchange
2 34 (13.93%) SharePoint
3 31 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.05%) IIS
6 3 (1.23%) Apache
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (23.77%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (8.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.10%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (17.62%) SAN
2 38 (15.57%) Firewall
3 33 (13.52%) WAN
4 30 (12.30%) VLAN
5 29 (11.89%) Wireless
6 28 (11.48%) TCP/IP
6 28 (11.48%) VPN
7 24 (9.84%) Ethernet
7 24 (9.84%) RS-232
7 24 (9.84%) RS-485
8 23 (9.43%) NFC
9 21 (8.61%) Internet
10 19 (7.79%) DHCP
11 18 (7.38%) DNS
12 14 (5.74%) VoIP
13 11 (4.51%) SSL
14 7 (2.87%) Network Security
15 5 (2.05%) iSCSI
15 5 (2.05%) NetScaler
16 4 (1.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.66%) Big Data
3 11 (4.51%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.05%) Couchbase
4 5 (2.05%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.82%) GIS
5 2 (0.82%) MySQL
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.97%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.41%) Ant
3 1 (0.41%) CMake
3 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.41%) Hudson
3 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 22 (9.02%) Telecoms
2 19 (7.79%) Finance
3 17 (6.97%) Electronics
4 12 (4.92%) Military
5 7 (2.87%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.87%) Banking
6 4 (1.64%) Automotive
6 4 (1.64%) Marketing
7 3 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Avionics
8 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.97%) .NET
2 7 (2.87%) HTML
3 6 (2.46%) CSS
3 6 (2.46%) HTML5
3 6 (2.46%) XML
4 5 (2.05%) Java SE
4 5 (2.05%) Middleware
5 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.82%) Web Services
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) CSS3
7 1 (0.41%) EJB
7 1 (0.41%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) Java EE
7 1 (0.41%) MFC
7 1 (0.41%) Spring
7 1 (0.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.48%) EqualLogic
2 24 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (9.43%) Driving Licence
4 20 (8.20%) EPoS
5 18 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (6.56%) Physics
7 13 (5.33%) Replication
8 12 (4.92%) Management Information System
9 10 (4.10%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.87%) Computer Science
11 6 (2.46%) User Experience
12 5 (2.05%) Client/Server
12 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (2.05%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.64%) Chemistry
14 3 (1.23%) Blackberry
14 3 (1.23%) CESG
14 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 3 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.84%) Windows
2 51 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (15.98%) Linux
5 37 (15.16%) Windows Server
6 35 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (13.93%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.64%) Unix
9 2 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.41%) Android
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.82%) ITIL
2 45 (18.44%) Software Engineering
3 41 (16.80%) UML
4 35 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.93%) Validation
6 33 (13.52%) SysML
7 32 (13.11%) Systems Analysis
8 31 (12.70%) MODAF
8 31 (12.70%) TOGAF
9 29 (11.89%) Time Management
10 25 (10.25%) Requirements Management
11 20 (8.20%) Database Tuning
11 20 (8.20%) ERP
12 16 (6.56%) Information Security
13 15 (6.15%) Change Management
14 14 (5.74%) Integration Testing
15 13 (5.33%) High Availability
16 12 (4.92%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.92%) Service Management
17 10 (4.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.85%) C
2 43 (17.62%) SQL
3 22 (9.02%) C++
4 19 (7.79%) Java
5 17 (6.97%) Python
6 10 (4.10%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.28%) C#
8 6 (2.46%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.23%) Ada
10 3 (1.23%) VB
11 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 51 (20.90%) SC Cleared
3 39 (15.98%) DV Cleared
4 36 (14.75%) Degree
5 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.64%) CCA
6 4 (1.64%) CCNA
6 4 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (1.23%) MCSE
7 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) HNC
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.41%) MCITP
8 1 (0.41%) MCTS
8 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) MISRA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (17.62%) Hyper-V
4 15 (6.15%) vSphere
5 14 (5.74%) XenApp
6 8 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.05%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.82%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (19.67%) SCOM
2 25 (10.25%) Foglight
3 18 (7.38%) SCCM
4 7 (2.87%) WSUS
5 5 (2.05%) HP SIM
5 5 (2.05%) Nagios
5 5 (2.05%) Puppet
6 3 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.82%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (33.61%) VMware
2 76 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 51 (20.90%) Cisco
4 41 (16.80%) HP
5 39 (15.98%) NetApp
6 36 (14.75%) EMC
7 29 (11.89%) Dell
8 28 (11.48%) Veeam
9 27 (11.07%) Citrix
10 25 (10.25%) Fortinet
10 25 (10.25%) Kaseya
10 25 (10.25%) Kaspersky
10 25 (10.25%) WatchGuard
11 12 (4.92%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.87%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.05%) FrontRange
13 5 (2.05%) Remedy
13 5 (2.05%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.64%) LANDesk
15 3 (1.23%) Sophos
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