Period
to 24 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 92 78
Rank change year-on-year +33 -14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 62 34 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.23% 2.29% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 2.35% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 68
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% +2.22% +13.92%
10th Percentile £41,500 £37,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £55,000 £57,150
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,397 1,449 1,908
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 97.51% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,181 1,621
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,200 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +10.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cheltenham +18 11 £60,000 +45.45% 12
Filton - 2 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury +1 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 43 (69.35%) C
2 31 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
3 30 (48.39%) Security Cleared
4 24 (38.71%) DV Cleared
5 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
6 18 (29.03%) Windows
6 18 (29.03%) Project Management
7 17 (27.42%) Validation
7 17 (27.42%) Customer Requirements
8 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
10 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
11 13 (20.97%) UML
11 13 (20.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 13 (20.97%) Rational DOORS
11 13 (20.97%) Technical Leadership
12 12 (19.35%) Information Security
13 11 (17.74%) Military
13 11 (17.74%) Decision-Making
13 11 (17.74%) SDLC
14 9 (14.52%) TOGAF
14 9 (14.52%) MODAF
14 9 (14.52%) Ergonomics
14 9 (14.52%) Human Factors
14 9 (14.52%) System Testing
14 9 (14.52%) JSP 440
14 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
14 9 (14.52%) GIS
14 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing

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 (8.06%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Firewall
2 5 (8.06%) DNS
2 5 (8.06%) DSL
2 5 (8.06%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (8.06%) Skype
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.23%) SNMP
3 2 (3.23%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) GIS
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (17.74%) Military
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) EJB
2 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 2 (3.23%) J2EE
2 2 (3.23%) Spring
2 2 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (14.52%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.84%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) ASIC
5 2 (3.23%) iPhone
5 2 (3.23%) Verilog
5 2 (3.23%) VHDL
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber Warfare
6 1 (1.61%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 18 (29.03%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Customer Requirements
3 17 (27.42%) Validation
4 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.97%) Technical Leadership
5 13 (20.97%) UML
6 12 (19.35%) Information Security
7 11 (17.74%) Decision-Making
7 11 (17.74%) SDLC
8 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
8 9 (14.52%) Ergonomics
8 9 (14.52%) Human Factors
8 9 (14.52%) MODAF
8 9 (14.52%) Regression Testing
8 9 (14.52%) System Testing
8 9 (14.52%) TOGAF
9 7 (11.29%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) C
2 5 (8.06%) C++
2 5 (8.06%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 24 (38.71%) DV Cleared
3 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.68%) MCSE
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.06%) MCITP
5 5 (8.06%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) HNC
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) JSP 440
2 5 (8.06%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) VMware
3 6 (9.68%) Veeam
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) Sophos
5 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Draytek
7 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) Serena