Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 73 75
Rank change year-on-year -35 +2 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 23 100 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.62% 4.56% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 4.69% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 72 41
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -12.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,125 £57,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +6.67%

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 1,387 2,133 1,943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 97.22% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,784 1,484
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,650 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,100 £61,775 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +10 2 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Tewkesbury -1 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Gloucester +7 1 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Stroud +1 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) DV Cleared
3 17 (73.91%) C
4 13 (56.52%) TOGAF
4 13 (56.52%) MODAF
4 13 (56.52%) Requirements Management
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) Service Management
5 12 (52.17%) ITIL
5 12 (52.17%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (47.83%) Project Management
7 10 (43.48%) Validation
7 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
7 10 (43.48%) Scrum
7 10 (43.48%) Information Security
7 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
7 10 (43.48%) DevOps
7 10 (43.48%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (43.48%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (43.48%) Use Case
7 10 (43.48%) Time Management
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) UML
9 5 (21.74%) VMware
9 5 (21.74%) SysML
10 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
10 4 (17.39%) JIRA
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012

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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
2 2 (8.70%) FCoE
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.70%) Redmine
General
1 1 (4.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
1 2 (8.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Cyber Warfare
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MODAF
1 13 (56.52%) Requirements Management
1 13 (56.52%) TOGAF
2 12 (52.17%) Acceptance Criteria
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Service Management
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
4 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 10 (43.48%) Information Security
4 10 (43.48%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Time Management
4 10 (43.48%) Use Case
4 10 (43.48%) Validation
5 5 (21.74%) SysML
5 5 (21.74%) UML
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Korn
2 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (8.70%) GIAC
4 2 (8.70%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.70%) SANS
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) SSCP
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Samba
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) VMware NSX
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) EMC
2 2 (8.70%) NetApp
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco