The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 39 65 56
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.24% 0.16% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.17% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £62,500 £33,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.39% -34.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 600 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.58% 95.54% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 277 511 465
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Slough

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Slough

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Slough region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Apache
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) nginx
1 6 (75.00%) Varnish
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) KVM
2 5 (62.50%) CentOS
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Xen
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (25.00%) Converged Networks
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
1 6 (75.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Converged Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Junos
4 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) B2B
2 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Varnish
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) KVM
2 5 (62.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) cPanel
2 1 (12.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco