The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 26 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 0.52% 1.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
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 Chelmsford. 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
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169 129 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.11% 96.27% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 107 152
Median salary £43,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.63% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £66,500
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 Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Chelmsford

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Chelmsford

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chelmsford region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin

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

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB