The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

System Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 45
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.55% 4.94% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 5.00% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 6
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 230 240 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.87% 98.77% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 206 153 240
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Gloucester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Gloucester region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 13 (81.25%) Dovecot
3 13 (81.25%) Postfix
4 12 (75.00%) OpenShift
4 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (68.75%) VMware
6 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (62.50%) Windows
7 9 (56.25%) PaaS
7 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
8 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (31.25%) Ansible
9 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
10 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 3 (18.75%) LAMP
10 3 (18.75%) Debian
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (18.75%) CentOS
10 3 (18.75%) nginx
10 3 (18.75%) Ceph
10 3 (18.75%) Scality
10 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
10 3 (18.75%) DevOps

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 9 (56.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
5 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 13 (81.25%) Dovecot
2 13 (81.25%) Postfix
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Ceph
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
3 3 (18.75%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (6.25%) Nagios
5 1 (6.25%) OpenView
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Scality
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago