Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 82 135
Rank change year-on-year -68 +53 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 35 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.11% 3.27% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 3.36% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 87 33
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +28.21% +8.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,625 £67,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% +18.75%

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 3,070 2,616 3,095
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.71% 97.32% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,630 2,177 2,573
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,225 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -34 19 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Abingdon -11 8 - - 2
Witney +5 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Kidlington -9 1 £42,500 -20.93% 2
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 22 (62.86%) Linux
1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
4 16 (45.71%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
6 13 (37.14%) Puppet
6 13 (37.14%) C++
6 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (31.43%) Ansible
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 10 (28.57%) Open Source
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) Java
9 8 (22.86%) C#
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Sophos
9 8 (22.86%) Perforce
9 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
9 8 (22.86%) Bitbucket
9 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
9 8 (22.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365

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 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.00%) Office 365
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 2 (5.71%) GitHub
6 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 3 (8.57%) BGP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.71%) DMZ
5 2 (5.71%) IPsec
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security
5 2 (5.71%) OpenVPN
5 2 (5.71%) OSPF
5 2 (5.71%) SSH
5 2 (5.71%) SSL
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (22.86%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (8.57%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (5.71%) LDAP
1 2 (5.71%) SAML
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 5 (14.29%) CentOS
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
3 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Open Source
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.29%) Computer Vision
8 5 (14.29%) Deep Learning
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Machine Learning
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
10 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
10 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
10 3 (8.57%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) AWS Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) vCloud
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (37.14%) Puppet
3 11 (31.43%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) logstash
4 2 (5.71%) Packer
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.71%) Terraform
4 2 (5.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Perforce
1 8 (22.86%) Sophos
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.71%) Acronis
6 2 (5.71%) Aruba
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) Workday