The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 131 172 184
Rank change year-on-year +41 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 33 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.20% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.09% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 25
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £37,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,550 £51,500
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 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 2644 4040 4290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.36% 97.68% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2130 3472 3544
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

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 22 March 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 22 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
Woking - 5 £61,500 -
Redhill - 4 £52,500 -
Staines -19 3 £62,500 +19.04%
Guildford +20 1 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Leatherhead +2 1 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Dorking - 1 £60,000 -
East Molesey - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) Windows
3 19 (27.14%) VMware
4 15 (21.43%) SAN
5 14 (20.00%) Degree
6 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
6 11 (15.71%) Python
7 10 (14.29%) Unix
7 10 (14.29%) Finance
8 9 (12.86%) Project Management
8 9 (12.86%) CentOS
9 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
9 8 (11.43%) IIS
9 8 (11.43%) MySQL
10 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
10 7 (10.00%) Docker
10 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
11 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
11 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
11 6 (8.57%) QA
11 6 (8.57%) DNS
11 6 (8.57%) EFT

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (11.43%) IIS
1 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) SAN
2 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.57%) DNS
4 3 (4.29%) 3G
4 3 (4.29%) 4G
4 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 3 (4.29%) HTTP
4 3 (4.29%) LAN
4 3 (4.29%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) InfiniBand
5 2 (2.86%) LTE
5 2 (2.86%) UMTS
5 2 (2.86%) WiMAX
5 2 (2.86%) Wireless
6 1 (1.43%) GSM
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.43%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.43%) Automotive
6 1 (1.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) LAMP
1 2 (2.86%) Middleware
1 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.43%) CSS
2 1 (1.43%) CSS3
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
2 1 (1.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) EFT
3 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) Windows
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.29%) Unix
5 9 (12.86%) CentOS
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.29%) SUSE
10 1 (1.43%) Solaris
10 1 (1.43%) VMS
10 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.86%) Project Management
2 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.14%) High Availability
5 4 (5.71%) DevOps
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL
5 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.71%) UML
5 4 (5.71%) Validation
6 3 (4.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.29%) Data Management
6 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Logistics
6 3 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.29%) Requirements Management
6 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.29%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) Python
2 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.57%) Perl
3 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.14%) PHP
4 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.29%) C
5 3 (4.29%) Java
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCNP
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
5 1 (1.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.43%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.43%) MISRA
3 1 (1.43%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.00%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) LXC
3 2 (2.86%) NFS
4 1 (1.43%) Squid
4 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Nessus
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) VMware
2 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) NetApp
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix
5 2 (2.86%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Brocade
6 1 (1.43%) CommVault
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) EMC
6 1 (1.43%) Meraki
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.43%) Splunk
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