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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Engineer
Rank 887 959 985
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Engineer 24 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.021% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Median salary £27,250 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.44% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-53.33% +63.63%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Junior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Engineer
Top 11 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 30 July 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 +36 22 £25,000 -44.44%
London +39 9 £50,000 +5.26%
South West +10 5 £21,000 -
Swindon - 5 £21,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £21,000 -
South East +8 4 £16,500 -63.33%
Hampshire -4 4 £16,500 -26.66%
East Midlands - 4 £25,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £25,000 -
Derby - 4 £25,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £16,500 -

Junior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (16.67%) DevOps
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) MS Office
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.67%) SLA
7 4 (13.33%) IGMP
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (13.33%) OSPF
7 4 (13.33%) BGP

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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) JBoss
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) BGP
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) IGMP
2 4 (13.33%) Multicast
2 4 (13.33%) OSPF
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Fintech
2 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) Kernel Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) MVVM
3 4 (13.33%) Proprietary Trading
3 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) C
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Go
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) collectd
2 1 (3.33%) Graphite
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) VMware