Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 195 153
Rank change year-on-year +33 -42 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 67 38 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.29% 0.68% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.70% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 34 72
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.28% -2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,800 £28,222
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,500 £40,326
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +11.76%

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 5,056 5,397 6,273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.03% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,252 4,423 5,037
East Midlands median annual salary £42,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,850 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 +13 29 £47,500 +42.86% 8
Nottinghamshire +8 23 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Derbyshire +2 9 £38,500 +22.22% 7
Leicestershire +5 6 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
4 25 (37.31%) VMware
4 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
6 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (25.37%) Linux
7 15 (22.39%) Citrix
8 14 (20.90%) Hyper-V
8 14 (20.90%) Office 365
9 13 (19.40%) C++
10 12 (17.91%) Retail
10 12 (17.91%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (17.91%) Line Management
11 11 (16.42%) Change Control
11 11 (16.42%) ITIL
11 11 (16.42%) DNS
11 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
12 10 (14.93%) Java
12 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
12 10 (14.93%) SCCM
12 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
13 9 (13.43%) SCOrch
13 9 (13.43%) DevOps
13 9 (13.43%) SCOM
13 9 (13.43%) Management Information System

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 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.99%) Confluence
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.99%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.49%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (20.90%) Office 365
4 3 (4.48%) GitHub
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (4.48%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.99%) Slack
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) DNS
2 9 (13.43%) DHCP
2 9 (13.43%) SAN
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) PPTP
3 2 (2.99%) VLAN
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) Skype
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.48%) IBM UrbanCode
3 3 (4.48%) JUnit
3 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (17.91%) Retail
2 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) RESTful
3 3 (4.48%) EDI
3 3 (4.48%) WinForms
3 3 (4.48%) YAML
4 2 (2.99%) Swagger
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.48%) LPAR
4 2 (2.99%) CCTV
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) mPOS
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.37%) Linux
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.46%) Unix
7 4 (5.97%) SUSE
8 3 (4.48%) AIX
8 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Line Management
2 11 (16.42%) Change Control
2 11 (16.42%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) DevOps
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) SOLID
4 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.45%) ERP
5 7 (10.45%) Hardware Maintenance
6 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.46%) Server Building
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.48%) Mechatronics
8 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC
8 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.40%) C++
3 10 (14.93%) Java
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 8 (11.94%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.46%) Ruby
8 4 (5.97%) C
9 3 (4.48%) Ada
9 3 (4.48%) Korn
9 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.99%) Python
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) MCSA
2 4 (5.97%) MCSE
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.90%) Hyper-V
4 12 (17.91%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (10.45%) Firmware
6 5 (7.46%) Docker
7 3 (4.48%) Cronacle
8 2 (2.99%) vSphere
8 2 (2.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) SCCM
2 9 (13.43%) SCOM
2 9 (13.43%) SCOrch
3 8 (11.94%) Puppet
4 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.97%) Ansible
6 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.48%) Nagios
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.48%) Terraform
6 3 (4.48%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.31%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 7 (10.45%) Dell
5 6 (8.96%) IBM
6 5 (7.46%) SAP
6 5 (7.46%) Veritas
7 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 2 (2.99%) Draytek
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.99%) Juniper
8 2 (2.99%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.99%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.99%) Veeam
8 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.49%) Infor
9 1 (1.49%) Workday