The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 25 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 35 67
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.13% 5.87% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 5.88% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £46,500
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 510 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.36% 99.80% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 461 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Dorset over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -16 2 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Bournemouth -5 1 - - 1
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (53.33%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) V-Model
3 6 (40.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 3 (20.00%) MCSA
5 3 (20.00%) SCCM
5 3 (20.00%) SCOM
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) 4G

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) 3G
2 2 (13.33%) 4G
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) LTE
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.67%) CPLD
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (40.00%) V-Model
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 1 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Def Stans
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
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Arts University Bournemouth
Salary: £ 23,879 per annum, Grade 3
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago