The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 59 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.17% 4.12% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 4.25% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
420 588 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.36% 96.87% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 356 553 551
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Ipswich -6 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £31,000 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) SSH
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) ForgeRock