Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 83 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 33 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.18% 4.07% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 4.23% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 63 24
Gloucestershire median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +19.50% +6.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,000 £57,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +8.67%

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 1,472 1,820 1,920
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 96.25% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,212 1,521 1,347
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,750 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Gloucester +1 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Tewkesbury - 5 £45,000 -
Cheltenham 0 1 £45,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 22 (66.67%) SysML
2 22 (66.67%) C
2 22 (66.67%) UML
3 15 (45.45%) Requirements Management
4 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) MODAF
5 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) TOGAF
6 11 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 9 (27.27%) Change Management
8 8 (24.24%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (18.18%) MariaDB
9 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
9 6 (18.18%) Ansible
9 6 (18.18%) Docker
9 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
9 6 (18.18%) CentOS
9 6 (18.18%) Puppet
9 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.18%) Validation
9 6 (18.18%) Linux
9 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.18%) Apache
9 6 (18.18%) MySQL
10 5 (15.15%) Perl

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 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MariaDB
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
1 5 (15.15%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (15.15%) Cyber Warfare
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) CentOS
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) SysML
1 22 (66.67%) UML
2 15 (45.45%) Requirements Management
3 13 (39.39%) MODAF
3 13 (39.39%) TOGAF
4 11 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (27.27%) Change Management
5 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (18.18%) Validation
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.15%) Data Encryption
7 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.12%) DevOps
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Perl
2 5 (15.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
3 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Ceph
2 5 (15.15%) Postfix
3 4 (12.12%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Ansible
1 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Scality
2 4 (12.12%) VMware