The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 121 148
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.18% 1.34% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.40% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 10
Median salary £52,500 £26,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +98.11% +12.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2150 2493 2317
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.33% 95.77% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 2063 1862
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Hertfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Hertfordshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £60,000 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (30.30%) DevOps
5 9 (27.27%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
6 8 (24.24%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
6 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
6 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (21.21%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (21.21%) Splunk
7 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (21.21%) VMware
7 7 (21.21%) Unix
8 6 (18.18%) Windows
8 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 5 (15.15%) Presales
9 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) EMC
9 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
9 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
9 5 (15.15%) Documentum
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (15.15%) Business Development

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (15.15%) Alfresco
1 5 (15.15%) Captiva
1 5 (15.15%) Documentum
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) SMTP
2 3 (9.09%) SNMP
3 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Robotics
3 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) CoreOS
5 2 (6.06%) Debian
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (15.15%) Business Development
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (15.15%) Presales
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.06%) Release Management
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.03%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Physics
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) RHCE
2 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Ceph
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Terraform
1 2 (6.06%) vRealize
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Splunk
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) EMC
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) Xilinx
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago