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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 87 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 1.70% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.76% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,700 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
1365 1247 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.85% 96.44% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1089 1098
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
South Wales -16 15 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 12 (48.00%) SAN
4 8 (32.00%) MySQL
5 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (24.00%) Apache
6 6 (24.00%) vSphere
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) Perl
7 5 (20.00%) Dell
7 5 (20.00%) Clustering
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) IIS
8 4 (16.00%) UNIX
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) JBoss
8 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
9 3 (12.00%) CentOS
9 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (12.00%) nginx
9 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) Tomcat

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Route 53
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQLite
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.00%) DTV
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Debian
7 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Project Management
1 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) UML
2 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.00%) Product Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) Use Case
3 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Validation
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Logistics
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCNA
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Dell
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Altiris
6 1 (4.00%) Brocade
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
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CPS Group UK
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