The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 180 170 132
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 28 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.71% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.74% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 57
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,750 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5246 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.30% 95.04% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4388 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Warwickshire +18 10 £31,500 -8.02%
Coventry +4 8 £36,645 +33.25% 2
Birmingham -2 3 £43,500 +33.84%
Shropshire - 3 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -12 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Solihull -8 1 £27,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 24 (55.81%) Windows
3 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
3 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
5 17 (39.53%) DHCP
5 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
5 17 (39.53%) DNS
6 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
7 15 (34.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (32.56%) MCSE
8 14 (32.56%) MCSA
8 14 (32.56%) ITIL
8 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (30.23%) Citrix
9 13 (30.23%) MCITP
10 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
10 12 (27.91%) Dell
11 11 (25.58%) VPN
11 11 (25.58%) Load Balancing
11 11 (25.58%) Finance
11 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
13 7 (16.28%) Linux
14 6 (13.95%) SAN
14 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (11.63%) NetApp

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) Simulink
3 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) DHCP
1 17 (39.53%) DNS
2 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.58%) VPN
4 6 (13.95%) SAN
5 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.65%) Firewall
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.33%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.33%) Modbus
7 1 (2.33%) Profibus
7 1 (2.33%) Intranet
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Automotive
3 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.28%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Security Management
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) OOP
4 2 (4.65%) OO
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) Yourdon
5 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.33%) UML
5 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.33%) SysML
5 1 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
3 2 (4.65%) Ruby
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (32.56%) MCSE
2 14 (32.56%) MCSA
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (30.23%) MCITP
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) NCDA
6 1 (2.33%) NCIE
6 1 (2.33%) VCP5
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) ARP4754
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) XenServer
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) UAG
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) KVM
5 1 (2.33%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) Dell
4 5 (11.63%) NetApp
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) Veeam
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) JBoss
6 2 (4.65%) Siemens
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Intel
7 1 (2.33%) Panasonic
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + very competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago