The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 25 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 3.88% 2.82% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 2.88% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -24.74%  
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 Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 124 139 188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.12% 97.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 113 110 164
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
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 Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Wakefield

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Wakefield

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft