The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior System Engineer
Rank 877 883 877
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Engineer 13 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.018% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 14
Average salary £25,000 £26,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,350 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £26,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Junior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
England +11 13 £25,000 -6.54% 2
South East -10 7 £25,000 -9.09%
London +4 4 £30,000 +1.69% 2
East Sussex -7 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Brighton -9 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Kent - 3 £20,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £20,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £20,000 -
City of London - 2 £30,000 - 1
North East - 2 £20,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £20,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -

Junior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) Python
4 9 (32.14%) PHP
5 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (25.00%) Open Source
6 7 (25.00%) Perl
6 7 (25.00%) Apache
6 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (21.43%) MySQL
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Debian
8 5 (17.86%) Subversion
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
8 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) C
9 4 (14.29%) Java
9 4 (14.29%) UNIX
9 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.29%) Fedora
9 4 (14.29%) Ruby
9 4 (14.29%) CentOS
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Junior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) SMTP
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Debian
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Fedora
4 4 (14.29%) CentOS
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) QMS
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Python
1 9 (32.14%) PHP
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
2 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) CCENT
2 3 (10.71%) MCSA
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) Varnish
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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