Period
to 26 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Systems Designer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Designer
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 683 564 -
Rank change year-on-year -119 - +854
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Designer 5 2 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.007% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 -
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 40,190 27,617 55,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.61% 94.02% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,965 22,823 45,797
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £101,250 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Systems Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Systems Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Designer in London

Systems Designer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Designer in London.

Salary trend for Systems Designer in London

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, Systems Designer 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 London region featuring Systems Designer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

Systems Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Fargate
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Serverless
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle