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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / South West
Rank 137 143 177
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 99 113 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 2.03% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 2.08% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 67
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%

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
4786 5423 5795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.22% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3995 4633 4906
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,862 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -4 50 £47,500 +23.37% 5
Bristol +12 17 £37,500 - 3
Wiltshire +40 15 £29,250 -33.14%
Somerset -4 8 £44,250 +4.11% 2
Dorset +14 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Devon -13 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 110 (52.88%) Security Cleared
2 72 (34.62%) Windows
3 66 (31.73%) C
4 59 (28.37%) DV Cleared
5 56 (26.92%) VMware
6 55 (26.44%) Linux
7 50 (24.04%) Degree
8 49 (23.56%) Management Information System
8 49 (23.56%) Windows Server
9 48 (23.08%) MODAF
10 47 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (20.67%) Python
12 40 (19.23%) UML
13 37 (17.79%) TOGAF
13 37 (17.79%) Requirements Management
14 34 (16.35%) ITIL
14 34 (16.35%) C++
14 34 (16.35%) Rational DOORS
15 32 (15.38%) MySQL
15 32 (15.38%) Active Directory
16 31 (14.90%) SC Cleared
17 30 (14.42%) Configuration Management
17 30 (14.42%) Java
17 30 (14.42%) Perl
18 29 (13.94%) Software Engineering
18 29 (13.94%) Puppet
19 28 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 28 (13.46%) SysML
19 28 (13.46%) Cisco
20 27 (12.98%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (4.33%) Apache
2 8 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.96%) IIS
4 2 (0.96%) JBoss
4 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Office
2 10 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.88%) AutoCAD
4 6 (2.88%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (1.92%) GNU Octave
6 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.96%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.25%) PaaS
2 11 (5.29%) OpenShift
3 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.96%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.10%) Internet
2 14 (6.73%) VoIP
3 12 (5.77%) SSL
4 8 (3.85%) HTTP
4 8 (3.85%) HTTPS
4 8 (3.85%) Network Security
5 7 (3.37%) DNS
5 7 (3.37%) LAN
5 7 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.88%) DHCP
6 6 (2.88%) Firewall
6 6 (2.88%) Junos
6 6 (2.88%) SAN
6 6 (2.88%) WAN
7 5 (2.40%) LTE
7 5 (2.40%) VPN
8 4 (1.92%) SNMP
8 4 (1.92%) Software-Defined Radio
9 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.44%) DKIM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.38%) MySQL
2 17 (8.17%) Big Data
3 10 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.44%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (16.35%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.96%) JIRA
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (5.29%) Finance
1 11 (5.29%) Military
2 10 (4.81%) Aerospace
2 10 (4.81%) Games
2 10 (4.81%) Marketing
2 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.40%) Electronics
3 5 (2.40%) Legal
3 5 (2.40%) Local Government
3 5 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.92%) Avionics
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) J2EE
1 14 (6.73%) XML
2 8 (3.85%) EJB
2 8 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 8 (3.85%) HTML
2 8 (3.85%) Spring
3 3 (1.44%) CAdES
3 3 (1.44%) PAdES
3 3 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.44%) XAdES
4 2 (0.96%) Java EE
4 2 (0.96%) LAMP
4 2 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (0.96%) STL
5 1 (0.48%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.48%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.56%) Management Information System
2 27 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.17%) Physics
4 13 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.77%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.29%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.85%) iPhone
7 8 (3.85%) Visualisation
8 7 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (3.37%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (2.88%) Chemistry
9 6 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (2.88%) Smartcard
10 5 (2.40%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.40%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.92%) e-Health
12 3 (1.44%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.96%) Clustering
13 2 (0.96%) iPad
13 2 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (34.62%) Windows
2 55 (26.44%) Linux
3 49 (23.56%) Windows Server
4 19 (9.13%) Unix
5 15 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.73%) Android
7 11 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.33%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.85%) Windows Phone
10 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.40%) CentOS
12 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.92%) Debian
13 4 (1.92%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.96%) Solaris
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.08%) MODAF
2 47 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (19.23%) UML
4 37 (17.79%) Requirements Management
4 37 (17.79%) TOGAF
5 34 (16.35%) ITIL
6 30 (14.42%) Configuration Management
7 29 (13.94%) Software Engineering
8 28 (13.46%) SysML
9 25 (12.02%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (9.62%) Validation
11 17 (8.17%) Information Assurance
12 15 (7.21%) DevOps
12 15 (7.21%) Project Management
12 15 (7.21%) Service Management
13 14 (6.73%) Line Management
14 13 (6.25%) Presales
14 13 (6.25%) Time Management
15 12 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (5.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (31.73%) C
2 43 (20.67%) Python
3 34 (16.35%) C++
4 30 (14.42%) Java
4 30 (14.42%) Perl
5 25 (12.02%) Bash Shell
6 18 (8.65%) SQL
7 12 (5.77%) C#
8 11 (5.29%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.81%) Objective-C
9 10 (4.81%) VB
10 7 (3.37%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.92%) PHP
12 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.96%) Korn
14 1 (0.48%) Ada
Qualifications
1 110 (52.88%) Security Cleared
2 59 (28.37%) DV Cleared
3 50 (24.04%) Degree
4 31 (14.90%) SC Cleared
5 14 (6.73%) CCNA
5 14 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.81%) Chartered Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) HNC
7 8 (3.85%) HND
7 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.88%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.88%) MCSE
9 5 (2.40%) ISEB
9 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.96%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.96%) RHCE
12 2 (0.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) DO-178B
1 6 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.92%) ARP4754
3 3 (1.44%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.44%) DO-254
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) DICOM
5 1 (0.48%) HL7
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.58%) Docker
4 16 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.73%) vSphere
6 11 (5.29%) Dovecot
6 11 (5.29%) Postfix
7 5 (2.40%) KVM
8 3 (1.44%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.96%) iptables
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.48%) Gluster
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.48%) Samba
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (13.94%) Puppet
2 8 (3.85%) Nagios
3 7 (3.37%) WSUS
4 6 (2.88%) SCCM
4 6 (2.88%) SCOM
5 5 (2.40%) OpenView
6 4 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (1.92%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.92%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.44%) Rundeck
7 3 (1.44%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.96%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.96%) Graylog
8 2 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.96%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.48%) Ansible
9 1 (0.48%) Grafana
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 56 (26.92%) VMware
2 28 (13.46%) Cisco
3 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.37%) HP
6 7 (3.37%) Juniper
7 6 (2.88%) Citrix
8 4 (1.92%) BMC
8 4 (1.92%) CA
8 4 (1.92%) Compuware
8 4 (1.92%) Dynatrace
8 4 (1.92%) EMC
8 4 (1.92%) IBM
8 4 (1.92%) Nimsoft
9 2 (0.96%) Apple
9 2 (0.96%) PTC
9 2 (0.96%) Qualys
9 2 (0.96%) SAP
9 2 (0.96%) Splunk
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Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
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Salary: 50,000
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