The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 79 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 17 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.53% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.49% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Median salary £27,500 £34,395 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.04% +5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,789 £33,400
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%

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
1066 1228 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.21% 97.93% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1059 1138
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +13 10 £33,000 -4.05%
North Wales - 7 £24,500 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 across the Wales region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
7 11 (37.93%) Unix
7 11 (37.93%) MySQL
7 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
8 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 10 (34.48%) LAN
8 10 (34.48%) WAN
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco
9 9 (31.03%) Office 365
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (27.59%) Dell
11 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
11 7 (24.14%) Broadband
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) MS Office
11 7 (24.14%) MCSE
11 7 (24.14%) Internet
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Web Design
11 7 (24.14%) XenServer
11 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.24%) IaaS
3 5 (17.24%) PaaS
3 5 (17.24%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) LAN
1 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 7 (24.14%) Broadband
2 7 (24.14%) Internet
3 6 (20.69%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) SAN
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 3 (10.34%) MPLS
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) DNS
8 1 (3.45%) PBX
8 1 (3.45%) RTP
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Unix
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
5 6 (20.69%) CentOS
6 4 (13.79%) Debian
6 4 (13.79%) Solaris
6 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) AIX
9 1 (3.45%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (24.14%) Web Design
3 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Competitive Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Security Management
5 1 (3.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
1 7 (24.14%) MCSE
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) RHCE
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) vSphere
3 7 (24.14%) XenServer
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 8 (27.59%) Dell
6 3 (10.34%) Brocade
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.45%) Acme Packet
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds