The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales 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
UK / Wales
Rank 74 102 91
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.35% 0.072% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.073% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 12
Median salary £25,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 - £33,525
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 - £46,450
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1364 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.56% 98.20% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1151 1112
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Wales

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Wales

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales +30 21 £35,000 -
North Wales - 5 £25,000 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) VMware
3 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
5 13 (30.95%) MySQL
5 13 (30.95%) LAN
5 13 (30.95%) WAN
6 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
8 10 (23.81%) Office 365
9 9 (21.43%) Degree
9 9 (21.43%) XenServer
9 9 (21.43%) Dell
9 9 (21.43%) Internet
9 9 (21.43%) MS Office
9 9 (21.43%) Unix
9 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 8 (19.05%) Broadband
10 8 (19.05%) VoIP
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) Web Design
10 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (19.05%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (16.67%) vSphere
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (16.67%) CentOS

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) nginx
5 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) IaaS
3 5 (11.90%) PaaS
3 5 (11.90%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) LAN
1 13 (30.95%) WAN
2 9 (21.43%) Internet
3 8 (19.05%) Broadband
3 8 (19.05%) VoIP
4 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 5 (11.90%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.52%) MPLS
6 4 (9.52%) PBX
6 4 (9.52%) RTP
7 3 (7.14%) DHCP
7 3 (7.14%) DNS
8 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (7.14%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 9 (21.43%) Unix
5 7 (16.67%) CentOS
6 5 (11.90%) Debian
6 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.38%) AIX
9 1 (2.38%) Gentoo
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (19.05%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (19.05%) Web Design
3 5 (11.90%) SysML
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.14%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Use Case
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (4.76%) Information Management
6 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.76%) UML
6 2 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) C++
3 4 (9.52%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.14%) RHCE
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.43%) XenServer
4 7 (16.67%) vSphere
5 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) Dell
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) Acme Packet
5 4 (9.52%) Brocade
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle
5 4 (9.52%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.14%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Acronis
8 1 (2.38%) arcserve
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) Veeam