Period
to 18 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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

System Engineer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 - -
Hampshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -15.79% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 697 574 634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.12% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 535 459 568
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,100 £25,400 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Portsmouth

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Portsmouth

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) Military
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) LDAP
7 1 (10.00%) Ada
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (10.00%) Simulink
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) C++

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) VSAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (20.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Password Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Ada
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Veeam
1 1 (10.00%) VMware