The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 June 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 East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 171 193
Rank change year-on-year +35 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 24 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.88% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.76% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 26
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,125 £39,750 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2625 3558 4556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.76% 97.11% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9548 14903 20158
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Surrey

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Guildford - 10 £52,500 - 1
Woking +10 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Staines -1 1 £62,500 +16.82%
Leatherhead - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (67.24%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Python
3 13 (22.41%) Degree
4 12 (20.69%) SAN
4 12 (20.69%) Big Data
4 12 (20.69%) Hadoop
5 10 (17.24%) CentOS
5 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.52%) Finance
6 9 (15.52%) Java
6 9 (15.52%) High Availability
7 8 (13.79%) Docker
7 8 (13.79%) Perl
7 8 (13.79%) Apache
7 8 (13.79%) Scrum
7 8 (13.79%) VMware
7 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
7 8 (13.79%) QA
8 7 (12.07%) Marketing
8 7 (12.07%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (12.07%) Migration
8 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
8 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 7 (12.07%) Unix
8 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
9 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.90%) nginx
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) OpenShift
3 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) SaaS
4 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (8.62%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
3 4 (6.90%) tcpdump
3 4 (6.90%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.72%) 3G
4 1 (1.72%) 4G
4 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.72%) GSM
4 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) VSAT
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) Big Data
1 12 (20.69%) Hadoop
2 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.62%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 6 (10.34%) Electronics
4 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Legal
6 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) React
1 4 (6.90%) Spring
2 3 (5.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.45%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 5 (8.62%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.90%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) CentOS
4 7 (12.07%) Unix
5 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.52%) High Availability
3 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Scrum
4 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) Validation
7 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.90%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.17%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) Python
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) Perl
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.17%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) MCSE
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 26262
2 2 (3.45%) MISRA
2 2 (3.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) HAProxy
1 4 (6.90%) Nagios
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.45%) Nessus
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) VMware
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.34%) Citrix
3 6 (10.34%) SAP
4 5 (8.62%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) ArcSight
5 4 (6.90%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (5.17%) Hortonworks
6 3 (5.17%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.45%) Brocade
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.72%) Isilon
8 1 (1.72%) Supermicro
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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