The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Engineer
Rank 846 947 965
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Engineer 19 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.021% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 20
Median salary £37,500 £23,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+41.30% +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Junior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Systems Engineer in the job title.

Junior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Systems Engineer within the UK.

Junior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Junior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +70 18 £37,500 +59.57%
London +76 16 £37,500 +13.63%
North West -18 2 £32,500 -
Manchester - 2 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £22,500 -
South Wales - 1 £22,500 -
Wales - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Junior 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 featuring Junior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
3 21 (50.00%) DevOps
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
6 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (35.71%) TDD
6 15 (35.71%) Fintech
7 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (30.95%) Unix
9 12 (28.57%) Sybase
9 12 (28.57%) Oracle
9 12 (28.57%) Banking
9 12 (28.57%) Data Management
9 12 (28.57%) Investment Banking
9 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (26.19%) Parallel Computing
10 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
10 11 (26.19%) SSL
10 11 (26.19%) Kerberos
11 9 (21.43%) Puppet
12 8 (19.05%) Degree
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (19.05%) Equities
13 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (16.67%) Firewall
13 7 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (16.67%) Windows Server

Junior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Kerberos
1 11 (26.19%) SSL
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) BGP
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) IGMP
4 4 (9.52%) Multicast
4 4 (9.52%) OSPF
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 12 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Fintech
2 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Equities
4 6 (14.29%) Grid Computing
5 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Unix
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) DevOps
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (28.57%) Data Management
5 11 (26.19%) Parallel Computing
6 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.29%) Release Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Open Source
9 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (9.52%) Kernel Tuning
9 4 (9.52%) Low Latency
9 4 (9.52%) Proprietary Trading
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (7.14%) High Availability
10 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) C
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Go
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.14%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
1 12 (28.57%) Sybase
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) NetApp
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) New Relic