The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 76 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 22 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% 0.69% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.72% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1244 1256 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.36% 96.02% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1117 891
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
South Wales +17 22 £34,500 -31.00% 2
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 38 (64.41%) Linux
2 31 (52.54%) VMware
3 26 (44.07%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) Windows
4 21 (35.59%) ITIL
5 20 (33.90%) Red Hat
6 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (28.81%) UNIX
8 14 (23.73%) Solaris
9 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
9 13 (22.03%) Computer Science
9 13 (22.03%) LAMP
10 12 (20.34%) Aerospace
10 12 (20.34%) Electronics
10 12 (20.34%) Performance Testing
10 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
10 12 (20.34%) Ethernet
10 12 (20.34%) SQL
10 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (20.34%) Avionics
11 11 (18.64%) RHCE
12 10 (16.95%) HP
12 10 (16.95%) NetApp
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (15.25%) Perl
14 8 (13.56%) Apache
14 8 (13.56%) Tomcat
14 8 (13.56%) Clustering

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (13.56%) Apache
1 8 (13.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Ethernet
2 6 (10.17%) SAN
3 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) Internet
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) DVB
5 3 (5.08%) HTTP
5 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.08%) tcpdump
6 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 1 (1.69%) IMAP
7 1 (1.69%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.34%) Electronics
1 12 (20.34%) Aerospace
1 12 (20.34%) Avionics
2 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Finance
4 3 (5.08%) Welsh Language
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) LAMP
2 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) OAuth
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (1.69%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
1 13 (22.03%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) DTV
3 5 (8.47%) Robotics
4 3 (5.08%) STB
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
5 1 (1.69%) HACMP
5 1 (1.69%) Physics
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) Windows
3 17 (28.81%) UNIX
4 14 (23.73%) Solaris
5 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (11.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.47%) AIX
9 3 (5.08%) CentOS
9 3 (5.08%) Debian
10 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.39%) SUSE
11 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.69%) HPUX
11 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Performance Testing
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (10.17%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (10.17%) Service Management
3 6 (10.17%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) ERP
4 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.39%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) DevOps
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Data Management
7 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Perl
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 6 (10.17%) VB
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.47%) VB6
6 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (18.64%) RHCE
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.08%) Nmap
2 3 (5.08%) Xen
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 3 (5.08%) Nessus
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) VMware
2 20 (33.90%) Red Hat
3 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.95%) HP
4 10 (16.95%) NetApp
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle
6 4 (6.78%) Sybase
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 4 (6.78%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) Dell
7 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) BMC
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
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