The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 27 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 / Colchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.49% 4.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 4.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
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 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 203 204 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.02% 98.08% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 179 183 131
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £62,500
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 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 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Colchester region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XMPP
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix