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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 71 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.90% 1.65% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.73% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,174 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.70% -24.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
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
758 866 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 95.37% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 572 772 746
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Use Case
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (23.81%) Puppet
6 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) CentOS
6 5 (23.81%) Fedora
6 5 (23.81%) Sun
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (23.81%) Solaris
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Perl
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) UNIX
8 3 (14.29%) SAN
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) RSpec
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) Kindle
3 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
2 5 (23.81%) Fedora
2 5 (23.81%) Solaris
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Use Case
2 6 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) OOD
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Sun
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Panasonic
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Posted: 4 days ago
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