Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 68 89
Rank change year-on-year -5 +21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.50% 1.67% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.72% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 16
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -23.61%
10th Percentile £28,875 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £53,750 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -23.61%

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 785 989 1280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 96.96% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 672 822 1138
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Sheffield

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

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

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) ANSYS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Simulink
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Apache

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ANSYS
2 1 (25.00%) Dell