The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 77 92
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 31 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.73% 2.35% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 2.44% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 7
Median salary £47,500 £53,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.21% +42.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 799 1025 1010
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.03% 96.52% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 654 680 827
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 10 £37,500 -25.37%
Cheltenham +3 2 £42,500 +54.54%
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (61.73%) Security Cleared
2 41 (50.62%) C
3 37 (45.68%) Python
3 37 (45.68%) DV Cleared
4 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (37.04%) Linux
5 30 (37.04%) Perl
6 28 (34.57%) Degree
7 27 (33.33%) MODAF
7 27 (33.33%) TOGAF
8 26 (32.10%) C++
8 26 (32.10%) MySQL
9 24 (29.63%) Bash Shell
10 23 (28.40%) Puppet
10 23 (28.40%) Java
11 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
11 22 (27.16%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (27.16%) Docker
12 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
12 21 (25.93%) Windows
13 19 (23.46%) Requirements Management
14 18 (22.22%) UML
15 17 (20.99%) Management Information System
15 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
15 17 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.75%) PaaS
16 16 (19.75%) Big Data
16 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (19.75%) Windows Server

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 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) AutoCAD
2 3 (3.70%) GNU Octave
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) PaaS
2 15 (18.52%) OpenShift
3 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.17%) SSL
3 3 (3.70%) Junos
3 3 (3.70%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.23%) DHCP
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) MySQL
2 16 (19.75%) Big Data
3 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.70%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (8.64%) Marketing
2 6 (7.41%) Local Government
2 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.17%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.70%) Avionics
5 2 (2.47%) Finance
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) J2EE
1 13 (16.05%) XML
2 5 (6.17%) EJB
2 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
2 5 (6.17%) HTML
2 5 (6.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) Management Information System
2 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.41%) Internet of Things
4 5 (6.17%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 17 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
5 13 (16.05%) Android
6 12 (14.81%) Unix
7 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.17%) Windows Phone
9 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.70%) Debian
11 1 (1.23%) CentOS
11 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) MODAF
2 27 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
3 22 (27.16%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
5 19 (23.46%) Requirements Management
6 18 (22.22%) UML
7 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
8 15 (18.52%) ITIL
8 15 (18.52%) SysML
9 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
10 12 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (12.35%) Time Management
12 9 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (11.11%) Physics
12 9 (11.11%) Project Management
12 9 (11.11%) RUP
12 9 (11.11%) SSADM
12 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) C
2 37 (45.68%) Python
3 30 (37.04%) Perl
4 26 (32.10%) C++
5 24 (29.63%) Bash Shell
6 23 (28.40%) Java
7 6 (7.41%) VB
8 5 (6.17%) C#
8 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.17%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.17%) SQL
9 3 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (61.73%) Security Cleared
2 37 (45.68%) DV Cleared
3 28 (34.57%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.47%) PhD
7 1 (1.23%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.23%) HNC
7 1 (1.23%) HND
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) MCTS
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) ARP4754
1 3 (3.70%) DO-178B
1 3 (3.70%) DO-254
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (27.16%) Docker
2 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.52%) Dovecot
3 15 (18.52%) Postfix
4 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (28.40%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) OpenView
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) VMware
2 15 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 9 (11.11%) Cisco
4 5 (6.17%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Sophos