Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 206 201
Rank change year-on-year +37 -5 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 60 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.14% 0.94% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.96% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 49
East Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +5.71% -10.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,700 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £46,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +7.95% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5130 6438 7193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.71% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4277 5094 5825
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Northamptonshire +24 20 £42,500 +14.86%
Nottinghamshire +21 20 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leicestershire +19 12 £28,750 -25.32%
Lincolnshire +12 6 £30,000 -10.45%
Derbyshire -14 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.67%) WAN
3 16 (26.67%) LAN
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
3 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco
5 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (20.00%) Clustering
7 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.67%) Unix
8 10 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.33%) HP
10 8 (13.33%) Citrix
10 8 (13.33%) Degree
10 8 (13.33%) Automotive
10 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.67%) Puppet
11 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.67%) Java
11 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
12 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) ArchestrA
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) WinCC
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Simulink
2 1 (1.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) LAN
1 16 (26.67%) WAN
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.00%) Firewall
3 6 (10.00%) Profibus
4 5 (8.33%) DHCP
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) VLAN
4 5 (8.33%) VoIP
4 5 (8.33%) Wireless
5 4 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (5.00%) Internet
6 3 (5.00%) NAS
6 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.33%) Network Security
7 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.33%) WLAN
8 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.33%) Automotive
2 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.33%) Electronics
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Military
6 1 (1.67%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.33%) WinForms
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) XSD
2 2 (3.33%) XSLT
3 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Clustering
2 6 (10.00%) Acoustics
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Wiki
3 5 (8.33%) SCADA
3 5 (8.33%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) VHDL
5 2 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.67%) Unix
5 4 (6.67%) Linux
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.00%) Web Development
4 5 (8.33%) Validation
5 4 (6.67%) DevOps
5 4 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (3.33%) FPGA Design
7 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.33%) Logistics
7 2 (3.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
1 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) C
3 3 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.67%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) MCSA
3 2 (3.33%) RHCT
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) HNC
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) MCTS
4 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) DO-254
3 1 (1.67%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.67%) XenApp
5 3 (5.00%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Wonderware InTouch
4 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 16 (26.67%) VMware
2 14 (23.33%) Cisco
3 8 (13.33%) Citrix
3 8 (13.33%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Siemens
5 5 (8.33%) Wonderware
6 4 (6.67%) Allen-Bradley
7 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) Altera
8 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.33%) EMC
8 2 (3.33%) F5
8 2 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.67%) ANSYS
9 1 (1.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.67%) SAP