Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 92 108
Rank change year-on-year -18 +16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 23 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.11% 1.94% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.96% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 38
East Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.17% -41.03%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £39,500 £51,250 £51,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.85% +4.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2038 1988 2135
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.74% 99.05% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1835 1771 1843
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in East Sussex

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in East Sussex

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

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

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in East Sussex

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex 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
Brighton -30 17 £35,000 - 1
Lewes - 3 £31,500 -
Uckfield - 2 £40,000 -
Hastings - 1 £46,500 -
Systems Engineer
South East

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

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 Sussex region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) DevOps
3 10 (43.48%) Security Patching
3 10 (43.48%) CentOS
3 10 (43.48%) MySQL
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (21.74%) VoIP
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
7 4 (17.39%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) Migration
8 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (13.04%) Firewall
8 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.04%) vSphere
8 3 (13.04%) openSUSE
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 10

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 5 (21.74%) VoIP
2 4 (17.39%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) CentOS
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) openSUSE
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Security Patching
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) CCDA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Docker
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) AppSense
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat