Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

System Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 112 117
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.36% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
North East median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +38.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £31,100 £45,000 £23,150
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,500 £39,400
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +7.95% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1355 1432 1502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 94.58% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1224 1299
North East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in the North East

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in the North East

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in the North East

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Durham - 3 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear +12 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North East region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) GMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Security
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware