The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

System Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 103 95
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 30 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 1.36% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.41% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 38
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -13.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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 1790 1564 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.07% 96.90% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1361 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 23 (51.11%) Marketing
3 22 (48.89%) Rational DOORS
4 21 (46.67%) C
5 20 (44.44%) MODAF
5 20 (44.44%) Degree
6 19 (42.22%) SysML
6 19 (42.22%) Requirements Management
6 19 (42.22%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 19 (42.22%) UML
7 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
8 15 (33.33%) Military
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (33.33%) Business Development
9 14 (31.11%) Chartered Engineer
9 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (31.11%) Mathematics
9 14 (31.11%) Line Management
9 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
9 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
9 14 (31.11%) Programme Management
9 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
10 12 (26.67%) Validation
10 12 (26.67%) Puppet
11 11 (24.44%) Docker
12 10 (22.22%) Ubuntu
12 10 (22.22%) Finance
13 9 (20.00%) Change Management
13 9 (20.00%) Electronics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Confluence
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.22%) FishEye
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (51.11%) Marketing
2 15 (33.33%) Military
3 10 (22.22%) Finance
4 9 (20.00%) Electronics
4 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) MODAF
2 19 (42.22%) Requirements Management
2 19 (42.22%) SysML
2 19 (42.22%) UML
3 15 (33.33%) Business Development
4 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
4 14 (31.11%) Line Management
4 14 (31.11%) Mathematics
4 14 (31.11%) Programme Management
4 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
4 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (26.67%) Validation
6 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) Physics
9 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (4.44%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C
2 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.44%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) Degree
3 14 (31.11%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 1 (2.22%) DO-160
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Snort
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Puppet
2 9 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.22%) HP Fortify
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee
4 2 (4.44%) NetScout
4 2 (4.44%) NetWitness
4 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.44%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.22%) Meraki
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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