The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 77 86 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 7 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.87% 0.34% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.35% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 21
Average salary £36,500 £25,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.13% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -0.66%
Systems Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 856 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 97.72% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 743 727
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Southampton region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MPEG
6 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (20.00%) Firmware
6 3 (20.00%) DVB
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Electronics
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
6 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) Kindle
6 3 (20.00%) Network Management
6 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) C#

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DVB
1 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (13.33%) IMAP
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Telnet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) RSpec
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) COM
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) MPEG
1 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (20.00%) Kindle
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) R
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) VBScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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