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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 199 215 173
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 8 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.16% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.16% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 39
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £36,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 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
4774 4926 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.37% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4113 4326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 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
Birmingham - 4 £36,250 -
Coventry +10 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Solihull -7 2 £25,750 -6.36%
Staffordshire - 2 £34,000 - 1
Warwickshire +19 1 £47,500 -
Worcestershire -7 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 22 (52.38%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (26.19%) Office 365
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
5 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.81%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 9 (21.43%) Cisco
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (19.05%) Skype for Business
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
7 8 (19.05%) WAN
7 8 (19.05%) Firewall
7 8 (19.05%) VMware
8 7 (16.67%) Finance
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) Citrix
8 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (14.29%) DHCP
9 6 (14.29%) DNS
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (14.29%) LAN
9 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 6 (14.29%) Change 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 8 (19.05%) Skype for Business
2 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) SAS
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
1 8 (19.05%) WAN
2 6 (14.29%) DHCP
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.14%) Bluetooth
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.76%) IOS XR
5 2 (4.76%) RS-232
5 2 (4.76%) Skype
5 2 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) OSPF
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) CANoe
1 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
4 3 (7.14%) Automotive
5 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) LAMP
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) FMCG
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.76%) iPad
4 2 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.38%) CCTV
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) SCADA
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.05%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.38%) Unix
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Analytics
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analytics
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.90%) Patch Management
4 4 (9.52%) Security Patching
5 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) CAD
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
6 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C
3 2 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 2 (4.76%) C++
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) MCTS
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) ISO26262
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.38%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) Firmware
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (9.52%) UAG
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) NFS
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) EdgeSight
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 4 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.38%) Polycom
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago