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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 90 93 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.00% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.63% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 8
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,600 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
1261 1276 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.85% 96.59% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1136 924
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +14 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (65.38%) Linux
2 28 (53.85%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) Degree
4 21 (40.38%) ITIL
5 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
6 15 (28.85%) Windows
6 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (26.92%) Solaris
8 13 (25.00%) UNIX
8 13 (25.00%) LAMP
9 12 (23.08%) Aerospace
9 12 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (23.08%) Avionics
9 12 (23.08%) Performance Testing
9 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
9 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 12 (23.08%) Ethernet
9 12 (23.08%) Electronics
10 11 (21.15%) RHCE
11 10 (19.23%) Line Management
11 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
12 9 (17.31%) HP
12 9 (17.31%) NetApp
12 9 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (15.38%) Apache
13 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
13 8 (15.38%) SQL
14 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (13.46%) Windows 2000 Server

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.77%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) DVB
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (23.08%) Electronics
1 12 (23.08%) Aerospace
1 12 (23.08%) Avionics
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) LAMP
2 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) JSON
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) OAuth
3 1 (1.92%) RESTful
3 1 (1.92%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Robotics
4 1 (1.92%) STB
4 1 (1.92%) HACMP
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) Windows
3 14 (26.92%) Solaris
4 13 (25.00%) UNIX
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) Debian
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.85%) SUSE
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
9 1 (1.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 10 (19.23%) Line Management
3 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) Service Management
4 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) Competitive Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) ERP
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) Resilience Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.92%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Perl
3 5 (9.62%) VB
3 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
3 5 (9.62%) VB6
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) Scala
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (21.15%) RHCE
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Nmap
2 3 (5.77%) Xen
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
2 3 (5.77%) Nessus
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) VMware
2 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
3 9 (17.31%) HP
3 9 (17.31%) NetApp
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Sybase
8 1 (1.92%) JBoss
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) Remedy
8 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
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