Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 21 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 90 107
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 28 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.76% 1.78% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.81% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 11
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,800 £46,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,625 £61,250 £47,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +27.06% +14.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1545 1435 1588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 98.02% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1258 1281
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Oxford

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Oxford

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxford region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Python
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
7 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Service Design
9 6 (21.43%) Task Automation
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) IaaS
9 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.86%) Ruby
10 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
10 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
10 5 (17.86%) C++
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) VMware
11 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 4 (14.29%) PaaS
12 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
12 3 (10.71%) Puppet
12 3 (10.71%) Office 365

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (21.43%) IaaS
4 4 (14.29%) PaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Office 365
6 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (7.14%) GitHub
6 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) Skype
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) IPv4
3 2 (7.14%) IPv6
3 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) PABX
4 1 (3.57%) PBX
4 1 (3.57%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) MSI
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) BYOD
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Optoelectronics
2 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) Service Design
1 6 (21.43%) Task Automation
1 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
3 3 (10.71%) CAD
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (10.71%) System Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Perforce
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Sun