Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Senior System Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 180 204
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.18% 0.17% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -23.81% +43.84%
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £42,500 £61,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +12.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3711 3401 3841
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.38% 97.14% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 2976 3269
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Bristol

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Bristol

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Engineer in Bristol

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Senior 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 Bristol region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 15288