Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 109 98
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.61% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Coventry median annual salary £35,750 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.72% -8.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £30,725 £22,750 £29,550
90th Percentile £52,150 £43,750 £48,650
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £36,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +16.67% -10.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1255 1352 1387
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 94.35% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1139 1147
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Simulink
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 3 (37.50%) Informatics
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Health Informatics
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) 802.11

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 802.11
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Health Informatics
1 3 (37.50%) Informatics
1 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft