The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 58 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.72% - 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Systems Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 523 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.43% 99.24% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 427 429
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Stafford - 5 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £36,250 -
Systems Engineer
West Midlands

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (59.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) Electronics
3 10 (45.45%) Signal Processing
4 9 (40.91%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
4 9 (40.91%) Simulink
5 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 8 (36.36%) VHDL
5 8 (36.36%) Chartered Engineer
5 8 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) C
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) UML
9 3 (13.64%) VxWorks
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
9 3 (13.64%) Validation
9 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (54.55%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (40.91%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 8 (36.36%) VHDL
4 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) VxWorks
3 1 (4.55%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Signal Processing
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
3 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
3 2 (9.09%) Brocade
3 2 (9.09%) MKS
4 1 (4.55%) QNX