The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 127 154
Rank change year-on-year +2 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 23 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.11% 0.70% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.72% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 13
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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 2026 2214 2756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.45% 96.18% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1849 2199
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 June 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
Watford - 5 £45,000 -
St Albans - 3 £60,000 -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 £42,500 - 1
Hatfield -7 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £52,500 +40.00% 5
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 27 June 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 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.93%) Puppet
4 7 (25.93%) Office 365
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) MCSE
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
6 5 (18.52%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
6 5 (18.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) Ansible
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef

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 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Office 365
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
3 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) SysML
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) Benchmarking
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Physics
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) MCSE
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
1 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
3 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
4 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Xilinx
5 2 (7.41%) Google
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) Splunk
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
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