The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Rank 72 82 80
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 17 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.67% 2.41% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.48% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 16
Median salary £50,000 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.67% -29.33%  
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 963 1049 1200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.88% 97.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 732 814 962
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Essex

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Essex

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Essex

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chelmsford -17 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Wickford - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (65.85%) SCCM
3 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
4 25 (60.98%) Configuration Management
5 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
6 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
6 23 (56.10%) SCOM
7 20 (48.78%) Management Information System
8 18 (43.90%) Capacity Management
9 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
11 7 (17.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (14.63%) HP
12 6 (14.63%) Office 365
12 6 (14.63%) vSphere
13 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (12.20%) MS Office
13 5 (12.20%) SQL
14 4 (9.76%) VB
14 4 (9.76%) .NET
14 4 (9.76%) Citrix
14 4 (9.76%) Compuware
14 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
14 4 (9.76%) OpenView
14 4 (9.76%) SNMP
14 4 (9.76%) Unix

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
1 4 (9.76%) SNMP
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
2 20 (48.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) e-Health
4 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Unix
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Configuration Management
2 18 (43.90%) Capacity Management
3 4 (9.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.76%) Structured Programming
4 3 (7.32%) B2B
4 3 (7.32%) B2C
4 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) VB
3 2 (4.88%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) HNC
2 1 (2.44%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) vSphere
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (65.85%) SCCM
2 23 (56.10%) SCOM
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (9.76%) Nagios
4 4 (9.76%) OpenView
4 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.63%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Apple
4 4 (9.76%) BMC
4 4 (9.76%) CA
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) Clearswift
4 4 (9.76%) Compuware
4 4 (9.76%) Dynatrace
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) Nimsoft
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) Proofpoint
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 2 (4.88%) VMware