The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 182 180 163
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 36 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.38% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.40% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 31
Average salary £44,000 £36,645 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.07% +12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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
5103 4728 4712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.30% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4326 3960 3943
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
(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
Birmingham -1 14 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Staffordshire +10 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Worcestershire -4 4 £44,000 -2.22%
Warwickshire -17 3 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Shropshire -9 2 - - 1
Coventry -20 2 £32,500 -11.31%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 26 (31.33%) Use Case
1 26 (31.33%) SCOM
2 21 (25.30%) Degree
3 20 (24.10%) Windows
4 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.07%) SCCM
6 13 (15.66%) C++
6 13 (15.66%) Automotive
7 12 (14.46%) Electronics
7 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
7 12 (14.46%) MATLAB
7 12 (14.46%) Simulink
7 12 (14.46%) Signal Processing
7 12 (14.46%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (14.46%) Algorithms
8 11 (13.25%) VMware
8 11 (13.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
11 8 (9.64%) SQL
11 8 (9.64%) Linux
11 8 (9.64%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
11 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
12 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (8.43%) Project Management
13 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
13 6 (7.23%) DNS
13 6 (7.23%) Cisco
13 6 (7.23%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Simulink
2 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.20%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.23%) DNS
2 6 (7.23%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 4 (4.82%) WAN
4 3 (3.61%) DHCP
4 3 (3.61%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.61%) VLAN
5 2 (2.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.41%) Modbus
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) MPLS
6 1 (1.20%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.20%) Profibus
6 1 (1.20%) FlexRay
6 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Riak
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (4.82%) CANoe
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (15.66%) Automotive
2 12 (14.46%) Electronics
3 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Embedded Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Algorithms
2 11 (13.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.23%) VHDL
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Mechatronics
6 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.20%) SCADA
8 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.20%) Clustering
8 1 (1.20%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.20%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) UNIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.61%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.20%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Use Case
2 12 (14.46%) Signal Processing
3 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.43%) Project Management
5 6 (7.23%) Data Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.02%) Requirements Management
6 5 (6.02%) Validation
7 4 (4.82%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.82%) CMMI
7 4 (4.82%) UML
7 4 (4.82%) Image Processing
7 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.61%) Analytics
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.61%) SIEM
8 3 (3.61%) Coaching
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL
8 3 (3.61%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) C++
2 12 (14.46%) MATLAB
3 8 (9.64%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) C
5 3 (3.61%) Java
6 2 (2.41%) C#
6 2 (2.41%) Haskell
6 2 (2.41%) Erlang
6 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.41%) Scala
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.41%) CISM
3 2 (2.41%) CISSP
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) CCNA
4 1 (1.20%) MCITP
4 1 (1.20%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 4 (4.82%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (31.33%) SCOM
2 15 (18.07%) SCCM
3 1 (1.20%) MOM
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) Cisco
4 5 (6.02%) Citrix
5 4 (4.82%) MathWorks
6 3 (3.61%) EMC
7 2 (2.41%) MKS
7 2 (2.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.41%) Brocade
7 2 (2.41%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.41%) HP
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) NetApp
8 1 (1.20%) Siemens
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.20%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.20%) Veeam
8 1 (1.20%) Lumension
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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