Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

System Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 99 124
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 49 70 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.88% 2.40% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.47% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 68 48
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -13.46% +26.83%
10th Percentile £38,250 £27,500 £32,975
90th Percentile £68,600 £61,450 £61,250
South East median annual salary £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.50% +5.26% +15.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,516 2,833 2,868
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.95% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,181 2,383 2,335
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Oxfordshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Oxford -18 16 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Abingdon +11 5 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Kidlington +6 2 £45,000 -8.16% 2
Thame - 1 £52,500 - 1
Wantage - 1 £40,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (36.73%) Degree
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
5 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
6 13 (26.53%) DevOps
7 12 (24.49%) SCCM
7 12 (24.49%) Python
7 12 (24.49%) DNS
8 11 (22.45%) DHCP
8 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
8 11 (22.45%) Data Analytics
8 11 (22.45%) Analytics
9 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
9 10 (20.41%) Ruby
10 9 (18.37%) Unix
10 9 (18.37%) New Relic
10 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (16.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (16.33%) Puppet
11 8 (16.33%) Docker
11 8 (16.33%) Firewall
11 8 (16.33%) Migration
11 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (14.29%) Internet
12 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
13 6 (12.24%) Active Directory

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) SAS
1 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Jetty
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (10.20%) Office 365
5 3 (6.12%) Cloudflare
5 3 (6.12%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.08%) G Suite
7 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.04%) Datadog
7 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.04%) GitHub
7 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) DNS
2 11 (22.45%) DHCP
3 8 (16.33%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) Internet
5 5 (10.20%) IPv6
6 4 (8.16%) SAN
6 4 (8.16%) Skype
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security
8 2 (4.08%) Broadband
8 2 (4.08%) IPv4
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.08%) WAN
9 1 (2.04%) BGP
9 1 (2.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.04%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) GitLab
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.08%) Games
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
2 1 (2.04%) Military
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.04%) COM
4 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.04%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Fintech
2 4 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) BYOD
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 9 (18.37%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) CentOS
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Android
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) DevOps
2 11 (22.45%) Analytics
2 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
2 11 (22.45%) Data Analytics
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
8 4 (8.16%) Task Automation
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 3 (6.12%) Security Patching
10 2 (4.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
2 12 (24.49%) Python
3 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.41%) Ruby
4 5 (10.20%) C-shell
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) GAMP
2 1 (2.04%) GLP
2 1 (2.04%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Docker
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) SCCM
2 8 (16.33%) Puppet
3 5 (10.20%) Kubernetes
3 5 (10.20%) ZABBIX
4 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.12%) Ansible
5 3 (6.12%) SCOM
5 3 (6.12%) Terraform
6 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Nagios
6 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.08%) SmoothWall
6 2 (4.08%) WSUS
7 1 (2.04%) Kibana
7 1 (2.04%) logstash
7 1 (2.04%) Packer
7 1 (2.04%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) New Relic
2 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) CommVault
5 3 (6.12%) Freshdesk
5 3 (6.12%) Google
5 3 (6.12%) PagerDuty
6 2 (4.08%) Apple
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) Juniper
6 2 (4.08%) Polycom
6 2 (4.08%) Sophos
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Veeam
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) Facebook
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle