The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Essex / Colchester
Rank - 44 36
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester - 2.68% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.73% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £34,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 228 220 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.13% 98.21% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 189 183 136
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £62,500
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 Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Colchester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Colchester

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

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

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) SCCM
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (50.00%) SCOM
5 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Clearswift
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (28.57%) Apple
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) iTunes
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCCM
2 7 (50.00%) SCOM
2 7 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Apple
3 4 (28.57%) Clearswift
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Proofpoint
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) VMware