Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 108 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.98% 0.53% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.54% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 18
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +28.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,837 £32,325 £29,350
90th Percentile £53,050 £59,625 £46,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1292 1292 1232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.00% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1107 1070
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 11 £47,500 -1.04%
Templecombe - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Spring Boot
4 5 (38.46%) Flink
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
4 5 (38.46%) Groovy
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Node.js
4 5 (38.46%) High Availability
4 5 (38.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
4 5 (38.46%) Big Data
4 5 (38.46%) Kafka
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) NGN
6 3 (23.08%) Network Design
6 3 (23.08%) Network Planning
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) VMware

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) IPv4
1 3 (23.08%) IPv6
1 3 (23.08%) NGN
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
1 5 (38.46%) Flink
2 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Kafka
1 5 (38.46%) Node.js
1 5 (38.46%) Spring Boot
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) HornetQ
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) Kanban
3 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (23.08%) Network Design
5 3 (23.08%) Network Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 5 (38.46%) Groovy
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Gluster
4 1 (7.69%) iptables
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Graylog
2 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.69%) Kibana
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
4 1 (7.69%) Infobright
4 1 (7.69%) New Relic
4 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk