The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 86 82 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.47% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.82% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 821 972 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 95.48% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 664 771 853
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Milton Keynes

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Milton Keynes

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Milton Keynes

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) HTTP
3 4 (30.77%) Clustering
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Ant
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Finance

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ant
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
1 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
2 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.69%) ANSYS
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Zerto
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