Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 122 101
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 47 53 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.04% 1.74% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.79% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 62
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -29.63% +22.73%
10th Percentile £35,961 £26,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £62,050 £62,375
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 2,221 2,954 2,592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 96.85% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,843 2,440 2,070
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +3 14 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Abingdon +13 1 £27,500 - 2
Kidlington +11 1 £47,500 -3.06% 4
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 24 (51.06%) Degree
3 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
4 18 (38.30%) SCCM
4 18 (38.30%) Windows
5 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
6 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (25.53%) Python
7 11 (23.40%) New Relic
8 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
8 9 (19.15%) Skype
9 8 (17.02%) Task Automation
10 7 (14.89%) BYOD
10 7 (14.89%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (14.89%) Coaching
10 7 (14.89%) User Experience
10 7 (14.89%) Data Analytics
10 7 (14.89%) Analytics
10 7 (14.89%) Unix
10 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
10 7 (14.89%) Android
10 7 (14.89%) Polycom
10 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (14.89%) Web Services
10 7 (14.89%) MCSE
10 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (12.77%) DHCP
11 6 (12.77%) DNS
11 6 (12.77%) Microsoft

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 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) SAS
1 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) CATIA
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.13%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.77%) Office 365
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.26%) G Suite
4 2 (4.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Skype
2 7 (14.89%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (12.77%) DHCP
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) SAN
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
6 2 (4.26%) IPv6
6 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.13%) LAN
7 1 (2.13%) VLAN
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.13%) MS Access
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) GitLab
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) COM
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) BYOD
1 7 (14.89%) User Experience
1 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.51%) Robotics
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
4 7 (14.89%) Android
4 7 (14.89%) Unix
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Task Automation
3 7 (14.89%) Analytics
3 7 (14.89%) Coaching
3 7 (14.89%) Data Analytics
3 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) IT Strategy
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Data Acquisition
6 4 (8.51%) Open Source
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (4.26%) ERP
8 2 (4.26%) Presales
8 2 (4.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.77%) Ruby
4 5 (10.64%) C
4 5 (10.64%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) C-shell
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) MCSE
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) GAMP
2 1 (2.13%) GLP
2 1 (2.13%) GMP
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Docker
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
3 4 (8.51%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.51%) Terraform
4 3 (6.38%) Ansible
4 3 (6.38%) PowerCLI
5 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.26%) SmoothWall
5 2 (4.26%) WSUS
5 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) New Relic
2 7 (14.89%) Polycom
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Facebook
4 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.38%) Veeam
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Apple
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Sophos
5 2 (4.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.13%) Aruba
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Infor
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.13%) Sun