Period
to 28 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Systems Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

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

System Designer
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 689 1015 1133
Rank change year-on-year +326 +118 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Designer 9 19 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.016% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £62,203
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -35.69% +0.33%
10th Percentile £52,500 £33,750 £57,621
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £62,203
% change year-on-year +37.50% -35.69% +0.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 47,761 119,591 144,591
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 95.59% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40,098 96,585 117,583
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Systems Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Systems Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Designer in England

Systems Designer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Designer in England.

Salary trend for Systems Designer in England

Systems Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2020. 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
London +237 5 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South West +94 3 £55,000 +27.91%
Systems Designer
UK

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, Systems Designer 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 England region featuring Systems Designer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Unisys
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) EDI
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Signage

Systems Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Signage
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Unisys
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Vectorworks