Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Engineer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 83 120
Rank change year-on-year -30 +37 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 16 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.92% 2.16% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.17% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 11
Brighton median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.17% -41.03%
East Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year - +52.17% -41.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1,721 1,518 1,732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.74% 99.48% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,557 1,359 1,505
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,100 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Brighton

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Brighton region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 11 (68.75%) MySQL
3 11 (68.75%) Security Patching
3 11 (68.75%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 2 (12.50%) openSUSE
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (12.50%) RHCE
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) MCSA
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) MCP
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) MCTS

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) openSUSE
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 11 (68.75%) Security Patching
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) RHCE
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) VMware