The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 99 121
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 1.30% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 6
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1363 1684 1945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.80% 95.52% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1350 1485
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Amersham -6 4 £28,500 -1.72%
Chesham - 4 £33,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £45,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 8 (30.77%) LAN
6 8 (30.77%) WAN
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) MCITP
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
9 5 (19.23%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) Perl
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) QA
10 4 (15.38%) Ruby

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) DevOps
1 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
2 3 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) CAD
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
1 5 (19.23%) Python
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCITP
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) EqualLogic
5 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.69%) Zerto
7 1 (3.85%) ANSYS
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
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