Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 129 123
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 72 47 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.39% 1.62% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.67% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 68 47 45
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +27.06% +14.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,450 £61,250 £50,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% +3.47%

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 2901 2810 3210
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 97.06% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2290 2635
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Oxford +1 28 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Abingdon +12 8 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Witney - 6 £32,500 -
Kidlington +3 4 £49,000 -2.00% 2
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 32 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
4 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
4 29 (40.28%) DNS
5 28 (38.89%) DHCP
6 25 (34.72%) Windows Server
7 24 (33.33%) Linux
8 23 (31.94%) Python
8 23 (31.94%) Windows 10
9 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
10 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (27.78%) VMware
11 18 (25.00%) SQL
11 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (20.83%) Configuration Management
14 14 (19.44%) C++
14 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
14 14 (19.44%) Degree
14 14 (19.44%) Office 365
14 14 (19.44%) SCCM
14 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
15 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
15 13 (18.06%) Puppet
15 13 (18.06%) Patch Management
15 13 (18.06%) HP
15 13 (18.06%) Cisco
16 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (16.67%) Service Design

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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.94%) SAS
5 4 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.39%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (19.44%) Office 365
4 9 (12.50%) IaaS
5 5 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.56%) PaaS
7 3 (4.17%) OneDrive
7 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
7 3 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.78%) GitHub
9 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) DNS
2 28 (38.89%) DHCP
3 10 (13.89%) LAN
3 10 (13.89%) WAN
4 9 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 9 (12.50%) LDAP
4 9 (12.50%) Skype
5 8 (11.11%) VLAN
6 7 (9.72%) Internet
6 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
7 6 (8.33%) SAN
7 6 (8.33%) VPN
8 5 (6.94%) IPv4
8 5 (6.94%) IPv6
8 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
8 5 (6.94%) Network Security
9 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.78%) Firewall
10 2 (2.78%) VoIP
11 1 (1.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.17%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.11%) MSI
3 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 4 (5.56%) JIRA
5 3 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 7 (9.72%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Private Cloud
2 7 (9.72%) Clustering
3 6 (8.33%) PKI
4 5 (6.94%) Replication
5 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.78%) BYOD
7 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Optoelectronics
7 2 (2.78%) SCADA
8 1 (1.39%) 3D Printing
8 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Windows
2 25 (34.72%) Windows Server
3 24 (33.33%) Linux
4 23 (31.94%) Windows 10
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 12 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
9 5 (6.94%) CentOS
9 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
3 13 (18.06%) Patch Management
4 12 (16.67%) Service Design
5 11 (15.28%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.50%) DevOps
7 9 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 8 (11.11%) Migration
9 7 (9.72%) Application Packaging
9 7 (9.72%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (9.72%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (9.72%) Task Automation
10 6 (8.33%) Email Filtering
11 5 (6.94%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (6.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (6.94%) Presales
11 5 (6.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Python
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (19.44%) C++
4 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
5 10 (13.89%) Ruby
6 9 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.11%) C
8 7 (9.72%) Java
9 5 (6.94%) C#
9 5 (6.94%) Scala
10 4 (5.56%) Go
10 4 (5.56%) Rust
11 2 (2.78%) Perl
12 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) Korn
12 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) HNC
2 2 (2.78%) HND
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (15.28%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (8.33%) vSphere
7 5 (6.94%) Docker
7 5 (6.94%) XenApp
7 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) SCCM
2 13 (18.06%) Puppet
3 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.33%) SCOM
5 5 (6.94%) Ansible
5 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
5 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (6.94%) SmoothWall
5 5 (6.94%) Terraform
5 5 (6.94%) WSUS
6 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.78%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) VMware
3 13 (18.06%) Cisco
3 13 (18.06%) HP
4 9 (12.50%) Sophos
5 7 (9.72%) Apple
6 6 (8.33%) Citrix
6 6 (8.33%) Dell
6 6 (8.33%) Veeam
7 5 (6.94%) Perforce
7 5 (6.94%) Symantec
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.78%) Allen-Bradley
9 2 (2.78%) Siemens
10 1 (1.39%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.39%) Acronis
10 1 (1.39%) Aruba
10 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.39%) Juniper
10 1 (1.39%) Sun