Period
to 24 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £47,500 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.

System Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 74 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 3 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.20% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,250 £38,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £46,250 £46,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%

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% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Systems Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) MIMO
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (40.00%) 5G
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Rockwell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) 5G
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) MIMO
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WiMAX
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (20.00%) Storage Management
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (20.00%) Rockwell
1 1 (20.00%) Siemens
1 1 (20.00%) VMware