Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

System Engineer
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 46
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.10% 1.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Gatwick median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% +54.55% -32.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies in Gatwick with a recognized job title 142 303 275
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.30% 94.39% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 134 288 241
Gatwick median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,475 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £63,750 £57,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Gatwick

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Gatwick

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Gatwick region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat