The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 139 95 128
Rank change year-on-year -44 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 21 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.73% 2.28% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 2.34% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 40
Median salary £37,500 £39,690 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.51% +1.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,441 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,225 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2782 3071 3134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.73% 97.34% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2229 2450 2548
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Nottinghamshire -13 9 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Leicestershire -12 6 £40,000 - 3
Northamptonshire +24 4 £38,000 -13.63% 1
Derbyshire -16 2 £31,500 -14.86% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (42.00%) VMware
4 20 (40.00%) Linux
5 15 (30.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) Unix
6 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (28.00%) HP
7 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (24.00%) LAN
8 12 (24.00%) Firewall
8 12 (24.00%) SCCM
8 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
9 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (22.00%) Office 365
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.00%) DNS
10 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (18.00%) vSphere
10 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds
10 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (18.00%) Skype
11 8 (16.00%) Dell
11 8 (16.00%) IIS
11 8 (16.00%) Retail
12 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
12 7 (14.00%) Debian

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (16.00%) IIS
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) LAN
3 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 9 (18.00%) Skype
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
5 6 (12.00%) SAN
6 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (10.00%) WAN
7 4 (8.00%) SNMP
8 3 (6.00%) FTP
8 3 (6.00%) ICMP
8 3 (6.00%) Internet
8 3 (6.00%) Intranet
8 3 (6.00%) LDAP
8 3 (6.00%) POP3
8 3 (6.00%) SMTP
8 3 (6.00%) SSL
8 3 (6.00%) VPN
8 3 (6.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) CANoe
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) EDI
1 3 (6.00%) MAPI
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) e-Health
3 4 (8.00%) FMCG
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) EPoS
4 3 (6.00%) PKI
5 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (40.00%) Linux
5 14 (28.00%) Unix
6 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (14.00%) Debian
8 7 (14.00%) HPUX
8 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.00%) CentOS
10 2 (4.00%) VyOS
11 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (12.00%) Migration
1 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (8.00%) ERP
3 4 (8.00%) Logistics
3 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Security Hardening
3 4 (8.00%) Structured Programming
4 3 (6.00%) Line Management
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.00%) Service Design
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Vision
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) VBScript
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) ISO26262
2 1 (2.00%) MISRA
2 1 (2.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) NFS
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.00%) Docker
6 1 (2.00%) Firmware
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) Nagios
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (8.00%) OpenView
4 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (6.00%) SCOM
6 2 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) HP
3 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (16.00%) Dell
6 6 (12.00%) IBM
6 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 4 (8.00%) BMC
8 4 (8.00%) CA
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco
8 4 (8.00%) Compuware
8 4 (8.00%) Dynatrace
8 4 (8.00%) Nimsoft
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
9 3 (6.00%) F5
9 3 (6.00%) Infor
9 3 (6.00%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (4.00%) Altera
10 2 (4.00%) Splunk
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