Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 111 70
Rank change year-on-year +38 -41 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 56 36 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.39% 2.28% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 2.33% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 65
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.69% +18.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,577 1,546 2,088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 97.85% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,261 1,681
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Gloucestershire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Cheltenham +8 10 £45,000 +16.13% 2
Gloucester +1 4 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Filton - 2 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £42,000 -
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 47 (83.93%) C
3 33 (58.93%) SysML
4 32 (57.14%) UML
5 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 27 (48.21%) DV Cleared
6 27 (48.21%) Rational DOORS
7 26 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (39.29%) Finance
9 20 (35.71%) Validation
10 19 (33.93%) Collaborative Working
11 17 (30.36%) Java
11 17 (30.36%) Python
11 17 (30.36%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (26.79%) Windows
13 14 (25.00%) C++
13 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 13 (23.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 13 (23.21%) MODAF
14 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
14 13 (23.21%) Android
14 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
14 13 (23.21%) J2EE
14 13 (23.21%) XML
15 12 (21.43%) Cisco
16 11 (19.64%) Big Data
16 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
16 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) HTTP
1 10 (17.86%) HTTPS
1 10 (17.86%) SSL
2 4 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Games
3 6 (10.71%) Military
4 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.36%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Avionics
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) J2EE
1 13 (23.21%) XML
2 10 (17.86%) EJB
2 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
2 10 (17.86%) HTML
2 10 (17.86%) Spring
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (23.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (17.86%) iPhone
5 3 (5.36%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Android
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Phone
4 6 (10.71%) Unix
5 5 (8.93%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) CentOS
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.36%) Solaris
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Debian
8 1 (1.79%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) SysML
2 32 (57.14%) UML
3 26 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (35.71%) Validation
5 19 (33.93%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (23.21%) MODAF
7 13 (23.21%) TOGAF
8 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.86%) Android Development
9 10 (17.86%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 10 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (17.86%) Requirements Management
9 10 (17.86%) Reverse Engineering
9 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 10 (17.86%) Test Strategy
9 10 (17.86%) User Stories
9 10 (17.86%) Visualisation
9 10 (17.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) C
2 17 (30.36%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) Python
3 14 (25.00%) C++
4 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) C#
5 10 (17.86%) Objective-C
5 10 (17.86%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 27 (48.21%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) Master's Degree
5 3 (5.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) pfSense
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
1 3 (5.36%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.79%) Mesos
2 1 (1.79%) Nessus
2 1 (1.79%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Cisco
2 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Qualys
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Serena
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk