The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 71 61 65
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.58% 1.73% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.75% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Median salary £45,750 £34,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.60% -4.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 614 627 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.85% 98.43% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 501 550 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Somerset over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 5 £35,000 - 1
Templecombe - 5 £55,000 -
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (31.25%) Nagios
6 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (25.00%) OpenView
6 4 (25.00%) BMC
6 4 (25.00%) CA
6 4 (25.00%) Compuware
6 4 (25.00%) SNMP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) VB
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) e-Health
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
6 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SNMP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) e-Health
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Groovy
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) iptables
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
2 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (25.00%) OpenView
2 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (18.75%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Check_MK
4 1 (6.25%) Grafana
4 1 (6.25%) Graylog
4 1 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (6.25%) Pingdom
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) BMC
2 4 (25.00%) CA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Compuware
2 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Infobright
4 1 (6.25%) New Relic
4 1 (6.25%) PagerDuty
4 1 (6.25%) Qualys
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Shares
Posted: 6 days ago