Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

System Engineer
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -23 -2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.34% 2.35% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
County Antrim median annual salary £21,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.38% +8.33% -8.40%
10th Percentile £20,500 £29,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £36,100 £36,850 £32,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £32,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -35.38% +35.42% -26.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies in County Antrim with a recognized job title 358 270 146
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 90.60% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 221 207 108
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £20,500 £27,500 £24,775
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,000 £38,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% -1.94% +12.97%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in County Antrim

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in County Antrim

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in County Antrim over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in County Antrim

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -23 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Systems Engineer
Northern Ireland

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 County Antrim region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Global Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Global Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Meraki
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft