Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 36 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 0.40% 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.81% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Gatwick median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +26.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £46,250 £54,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £48,750
West Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +9.09%

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 220 166 318
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.07% 100.00% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 192 153 302
Gatwick median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,125 £25,500 £28,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Gatwick region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness

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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification