The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 63 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.70% 1.17% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.21% -31.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,500 £36,100
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 401 554 565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.33% 92.33% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 335 505 457
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Swindon

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Swindon

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Swindon over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) VoIP
6 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
6 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) SCOM
7 6 (31.58%) vSphere
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.79%) DKIM
9 3 (15.79%) PAdES
9 3 (15.79%) CAdES
9 3 (15.79%) XAdES
9 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
9 3 (15.79%) Network Security
9 3 (15.79%) Document Management
9 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) CentOS
9 3 (15.79%) Rundeck
9 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DKIM
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CAdES
1 3 (15.79%) PAdES
1 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (15.79%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) CentOS
4 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Document Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
4 3 (15.79%) KVM
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
1 6 (31.58%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.79%) Rundeck
3 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft