Period
to 24 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

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

Senior System Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 74 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 3 3 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.72% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.48% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% - -
10th Percentile £57,500 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £46,250 £46,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 403 628 831
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 95.59% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 334 552 659
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £25,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, Senior 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 Sheffield region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WiMAX
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MIMO
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) 5G
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Military

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 5G
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) MIMO
2 2 (66.67%) WiMAX
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree