Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 178 193
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 58 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.31% 1.11% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.14% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 55
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.41% +11.08%
10th Percentile £26,925 £22,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £54,750 £61,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% +5.56%

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 4,280 5,100 6,265
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 97.37% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,291 4,257 4,986
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -2 31 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Nottinghamshire +22 14 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Leicestershire -21 9 £17,000 -43.33% 6
Derbyshire +21 4 £45,000 - 3
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 22 (37.93%) VMware
5 18 (31.03%) Hyper-V
5 18 (31.03%) Citrix
6 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco
7 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
9 11 (18.97%) Linux
9 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
9 11 (18.97%) SQL
10 10 (17.24%) MCSE
10 10 (17.24%) DNS
10 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (17.24%) Firewall
11 9 (15.52%) SAN
11 9 (15.52%) Java
11 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (15.52%) Retail
11 9 (15.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (13.79%) Clustering
12 8 (13.79%) DHCP
12 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (12.07%) Unix
13 7 (12.07%) LAN

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 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) EPLAN
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) IaaS
4 2 (3.45%) PaaS
5 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) DNS
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
3 9 (15.52%) SAN
4 8 (13.79%) DHCP
5 7 (12.07%) LAN
5 7 (12.07%) WAN
6 6 (10.34%) VLAN
6 6 (10.34%) Wireless
7 3 (5.17%) Internet
8 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.45%) LTE
9 1 (1.72%) Network Security
9 1 (1.72%) Profibus
9 1 (1.72%) Skype
9 1 (1.72%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.45%) Rational Quality Manager
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 9 (15.52%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (3.45%) RESTful
1 2 (3.45%) WinForms
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) CCTV
4 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.17%) FMCG
5 2 (3.45%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.97%) Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Unix
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL
3 6 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (10.34%) Patch Management
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps
5 4 (6.90%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.90%) OpenUP
5 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.17%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) SOLID
6 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.45%) TDD
7 2 (3.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) C++
4 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.17%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.24%) MCSE
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
5 5 (8.62%) CCNA
6 4 (6.90%) Degree
6 4 (6.90%) HNC
6 4 (6.90%) HND
7 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.72%) MCP
8 1 (1.72%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) Hyper-V
2 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.34%) vSphere
5 5 (8.62%) XenApp
6 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.45%) Docker
7 2 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) SCOrch
2 4 (6.90%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Grafana
4 2 (3.45%) Netcool
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) Consul
5 1 (1.72%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.72%) Salt
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
5 1 (1.72%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
5 1 (1.72%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.93%) VMware
3 18 (31.03%) Citrix
4 15 (25.86%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) HP
6 3 (5.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.45%) Dell
7 2 (3.45%) OpenText
7 2 (3.45%) Remedy
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Virgin Media
8 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.72%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) NetApp
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) Siemens
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec
8 1 (1.72%) Wonderware