Systems Engineering Jobs in the South East

Systems Engineering
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 20 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 184 253 289
Rank change year-on-year +69 +36 +38
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 236 157 212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.40% 1.09% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.16% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 105 62 109
10th Percentile £39,694 £41,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,563 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,500 £62,500 £58,454
Median % change year-on-year +1.60% +6.92% -0.93%
75th Percentile £71,250 £85,000 £73,863
90th Percentile £81,500 - £76,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -17.86% +7.69% +8.33%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

Systems Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,226 13,553 19,067
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 84.26% 94.52% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9,862 7,908 11,946
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Systems Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in the South East

Systems Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Engineering in the South East.

Salary trend for Systems Engineering in the South East

Systems Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Systems Engineering in the South East over the 6 months to 20 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineering in the South East

Systems Engineering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineering within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +18 100 £65,000 -10.96% 25
Thames Valley +63 96 £63,500 -9.29% 29
Berkshire +72 72 £63,500 -9.29% 15
Oxfordshire +21 21 £80,000 +16.36% 7
Surrey -26 18 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Kent - 12 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +27 8 - - 10
Buckinghamshire -37 3 - - 7
Middlesex - 2 - - 1
Systems Engineering
England

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Exchange
1 7 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) Confluence
2 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (24.15%) Microsoft Project
2 53 (22.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.66%) Simulink
4 7 (2.97%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 53 (22.46%) Primavera
2 4 (1.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.36%) Azure
1 15 (6.36%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (4.66%) AWS
3 9 (3.81%) Power Platform
4 7 (2.97%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (2.97%) PowerApps
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.27%) Google Sheets
6 3 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.78%) Firewall
2 7 (2.97%) Intranet
3 6 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.69%) BGP
4 4 (1.69%) DNS
4 4 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (1.69%) SSL
4 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.69%) Wireless
5 3 (1.27%) 4G
6 2 (0.85%) VoIP
7 1 (0.42%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.42%) 5G
7 1 (0.42%) 5G NR
7 1 (0.42%) GSM
7 1 (0.42%) LTE
7 1 (0.42%) Network Security
7 1 (0.42%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (0.42%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.69%) MySQL
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.85%) Big Data
4 2 (0.85%) Power BI
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (8.90%) JIRA
2 18 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.36%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (5.51%) Robot Framework
5 4 (1.69%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.69%) Git
5 4 (1.69%) GitLab
5 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.27%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.85%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (19.92%) Social Skills
2 27 (11.44%) Aerospace
3 24 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (10.17%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.78%) Military
5 15 (6.36%) Automotive
6 14 (5.93%) Legal
7 13 (5.51%) Electronics
8 11 (4.66%) Presentation Skills
9 9 (3.81%) Public Sector
10 8 (3.39%) Finance
10 8 (3.39%) Retail
10 8 (3.39%) Telecoms
11 7 (2.97%) Marketing
11 7 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (2.54%) Influencing Skills
13 5 (2.12%) Aviation
13 5 (2.12%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 1 (0.42%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 125 (52.97%) Systems Engineer
2 52 (22.03%) Project Controller
3 46 (19.49%) Senior
4 38 (16.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 24 (10.17%) Principal Engineer
6 23 (9.75%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 19 (8.05%) Consultant
8 13 (5.51%) Architect
8 13 (5.51%) Software Consultant
9 11 (4.66%) Lead
9 11 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) Digital Architect
11 7 (2.97%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.54%) Lead Architect
13 5 (2.12%) Principal Consultant
13 5 (2.12%) Principal Technical Consultant
13 5 (2.12%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.12%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (2.12%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.78%) HTML
2 13 (5.51%) XML
3 4 (1.69%) .NET
3 4 (1.69%) Keycloak
3 4 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.69%) Spring Boot
3 4 (1.69%) WPF
4 3 (1.27%) CSS
4 3 (1.27%) HTML5
4 3 (1.27%) JSON
4 3 (1.27%) Svelte
5 1 (0.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.05%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.51%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (4.66%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (4.24%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.81%) Robotics
6 8 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.97%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (2.97%) Biopharmaceutical
8 5 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.27%) IoT
10 3 (1.27%) Low-Code
11 2 (0.85%) Acoustics
11 2 (0.85%) CCTV
11 2 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.85%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.59%) Linux
2 5 (2.12%) Windows
3 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.12%) Programme Management
2 53 (22.46%) Risk Management
3 52 (22.03%) Earned Value Management
3 52 (22.03%) Performance Management
4 40 (16.95%) Agile
5 38 (16.10%) Validation
6 32 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (9.32%) Change Management
7 22 (9.32%) Decision-Making
8 21 (8.90%) Verification and Validation
9 20 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 20 (8.47%) Collaborative Working
9 20 (8.47%) Customer Requirements
10 18 (7.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (7.63%) Software Engineering
10 18 (7.63%) Time Management
11 17 (7.20%) CI/CD
12 16 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.78%) Project Management
13 15 (6.36%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.17%) Python
2 18 (7.63%) Bash
3 14 (5.93%) MATLAB
4 11 (4.66%) C
5 4 (1.69%) C#
5 4 (1.69%) Java
6 3 (1.27%) Go
6 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.27%) SQL
7 2 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 62 (26.27%) Degree
2 61 (25.85%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.66%) Azure Certification
4 11 (4.66%) Master's Degree
5 9 (3.81%) DBS Check
5 9 (3.81%) HND
6 8 (3.39%) HNC
7 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.69%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.69%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 4 (1.69%) PhD
9 2 (0.85%) CISA
9 2 (0.85%) CISM
9 2 (0.85%) CISSP
9 2 (0.85%) CompTIA CySA+
9 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) Automotive SPICE
1 4 (1.69%) ISO 26262
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 2 (0.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.42%) ECSS
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.54%) Firmware
2 5 (2.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.51%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.66%) Functional Safety
3 5 (2.12%) SELinux
4 4 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.42%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 70 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.93%) ServiceNow
3 10 (4.24%) Thales
4 8 (3.39%) VMware
5 6 (2.54%) Oracle
6 4 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.69%) SAP
6 4 (1.69%) Sparx
7 3 (1.27%) Google
8 2 (0.85%) EMC
9 1 (0.42%) Cadence
9 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.42%) Remedy
9 1 (0.42%) Xilinx