The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 212 203 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 20 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 25
Median salary £37,250 £31,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.25% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £44,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5639 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 95.82% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 4624 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worcestershire +14 5 £38,750 -13.88%
Warwickshire +8 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Shropshire -12 3 £24,000 -12.72%
Birmingham -16 3 £23,500 -25.39%
Coventry +3 2 £23,500 -41.25%
Staffordshire 0 2 £34,000 +2.64%
Solihull - 2 £40,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (37.14%) Automotive
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.86%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (20.00%) Electronics
7 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
7 6 (17.14%) Validation
7 6 (17.14%) VMware
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
7 6 (17.14%) Data Acquisition
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (14.29%) VB
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 5 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 4 (11.43%) CCNA
9 4 (11.43%) Project Management

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) IOS XR
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) FlexRay
7 1 (2.86%) Internet
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.86%) CANoe
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (37.14%) Automotive
2 7 (20.00%) Electronics
3 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Finance
5 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Memcached
3 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) SCADA
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) CentOS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Data Acquisition
1 6 (17.14%) Validation
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Logistics
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Security Patching
5 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.71%) SysML
5 2 (5.71%) UML
6 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) E-business
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
2 5 (14.29%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Korn
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) OCA
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (11.43%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) ISO26262
3 1 (2.86%) MISRA
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Firmware
4 1 (2.86%) NFS
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Simpana
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Netezza
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) arcserve
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) CommVault
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Nokia
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas