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The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £39,201 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 80 60
Rank change year-on-year -17 -20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 18 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.98% 1.54% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.66% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 20
10th Percentile £34,200 £27,425 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,250 £32,656 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,201 £34,000 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.30% -8.11% -26.00%
75th Percentile £40,338 £41,250 £44,813
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,750 £49,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 1,359 1,082 735
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 92.40% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 970 836 629
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,111 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.47% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £61,938 £56,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Engineer in the North East.

Salary trend 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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -1 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Durham -9 5 £39,201 +17.90%
Northumberland -8 2 £35,000 +2.94%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, Systems Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (50.00%) Power Platform
4 7 (50.00%) Agile
5 6 (42.86%) Power Automate
5 6 (42.86%) IaaS
5 6 (42.86%) SaaS
5 6 (42.86%) PaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Operations Management
6 5 (35.71%) DELMIA
6 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (35.71%) MOM
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Social Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Azure
8 2 (14.29%) Mentoring

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 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) DELMIA
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (50.00%) Power Platform
3 6 (42.86%) IaaS
3 6 (42.86%) PaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Power Automate
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Azure
5 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (7.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) WLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Documentation Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Social Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile
2 5 (35.71%) Operations Management
2 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) VMware