Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 175 187
Rank change year-on-year -24 +12 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 59 104 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.96% 1.57% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.61% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 43 91 128
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +24.26% -11.05%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5958 6467 8404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.47% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 5492 7299
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 6 months to 19 November 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 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
Guildford -6 9 £57,500 +31.43%
Redhill +14 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Camberley 0 7 £65,000 +100.00%
Staines +3 4 £70,000 +50.54%
Egham - 2 £60,000 -
Woking +15 1 £82,500 +65.00%
Godalming - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Engineer
South East

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

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 Surrey region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 25 (42.37%) Python
4 23 (38.98%) Windows
5 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (23.73%) Java
6 14 (23.73%) Perl
6 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
7 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
7 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
7 13 (22.03%) DevOps
8 12 (20.34%) Puppet
8 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.64%) HP
9 11 (18.64%) SQL
9 11 (18.64%) VMware
9 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
9 11 (18.64%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (18.64%) Presales
9 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
10 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
10 10 (16.95%) Big Data
10 10 (16.95%) Finance
10 10 (16.95%) Citrix
11 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
11 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (15.25%) Nagios
11 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.25%) IBM

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 9 (15.25%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (18.64%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (13.56%) Datadog
4 8 (13.56%) Office 365
5 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) 5G
1 6 (10.17%) Diameter Protocol
1 6 (10.17%) GSM
1 6 (10.17%) LTE
1 6 (10.17%) RANAP
1 6 (10.17%) UMTS
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.69%) Skype
4 1 (1.69%) SMS
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Big Data
2 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Marketing
4 7 (11.86%) Electronics
4 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.47%) Military
6 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Kafka
1 8 (13.56%) React
1 8 (13.56%) Spring
2 7 (11.86%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Social Media
3 7 (11.86%) Driving Licence
4 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) CentOS
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
2 13 (22.03%) DevOps
3 11 (18.64%) Presales
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
4 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (15.25%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) Data Integration
5 8 (13.56%) Migration
6 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
7 6 (10.17%) Network Architecture
7 6 (10.17%) Physics
7 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Logistics
8 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) UML
9 4 (6.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Python
2 14 (23.73%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) Perl
3 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 6 (10.17%) C
6 5 (8.47%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) C#
7 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 7 (11.86%) MCSE
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (5.08%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.08%) KVM
4 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.08%) XenServer
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (20.34%) Puppet
2 9 (15.25%) Nagios
3 8 (13.56%) Ansible
3 8 (13.56%) Cobbler
3 8 (13.56%) Grafana
3 8 (13.56%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.69%) Cacti
4 1 (1.69%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.69%) Icinga
4 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.69%) logstash
4 1 (1.69%) Netcool
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) HP
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 10 (16.95%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) IBM
5 8 (13.56%) ArcSight
5 8 (13.56%) Jaspersoft
6 7 (11.86%) Hortonworks
6 7 (11.86%) SAP
7 5 (8.47%) Google
8 4 (6.78%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) Brocade
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco
9 3 (5.08%) EMC
9 3 (5.08%) Isilon
9 3 (5.08%) Serena
10 2 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (3.39%) Supermicro
11 1 (1.69%) Splunk
11 1 (1.69%) Tableau