The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 61 92
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.28% 3.60% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 3.66% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 9
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +14.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 699 848 979
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.73% 98.49% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 643 764 857
Median salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Brighton region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Security Patching
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Ansible
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 5 (38.46%) Perl

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
1 8 (61.54%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
1 5 (38.46%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat