Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 102 123
Rank change year-on-year +26 +21 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 20 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.83% 1.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 2
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +14.73% +17.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,878 £25,675
90th Percentile £61,250 £42,625 £37,825
East Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £37,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -6.76% +6.47% -10.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1048 1399 1863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.02% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 826 947 1634
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,113
90th Percentile £62,000 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Northamptonshire 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
Northampton +20 10 £30,000 -18.92%
Corby - 6 £57,500 -
Towcester - 2 £57,500 -
Wellingborough - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (35.00%) Clustering
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 7 (35.00%) Puppet
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Unix
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
4 6 (30.00%) JIRA
4 6 (30.00%) Wiki
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) Office 365
6 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Military
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) Wiki
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (10.00%) VHDL
5 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) FPGA Design
5 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) Firmware
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) HP
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Altera
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam