Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

System Engineer
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 25 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 35 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 13.16% 5.94% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.57% 6.10% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 0
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +23.81% +13.51% +15.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 258 213 197
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.26% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 155 179 150
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.74% +35.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Welwyn Garden City over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (82.86%) Public Cloud
2 27 (77.14%) Linux
3 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
3 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
4 23 (65.71%) Python
4 23 (65.71%) DNS
5 20 (57.14%) DevOps
6 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
6 19 (54.29%) VMware
7 17 (48.57%) Bash Shell
8 16 (45.71%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (42.86%) Windows
9 15 (42.86%) DHCP
10 13 (37.14%) HTML
11 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
11 11 (31.43%) Puppet
12 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (28.57%) vCenter Server
12 10 (28.57%) VMware NSX
12 10 (28.57%) XML
12 10 (28.57%) SNMP
13 9 (25.71%) OpenStack
14 8 (22.86%) Splunk
14 8 (22.86%) SIEM
14 8 (22.86%) Retail
14 8 (22.86%) Red Hat

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 (25.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) DNS
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (42.86%) DHCP
4 10 (28.57%) SNMP
5 8 (22.86%) SMTP
6 5 (14.29%) 802.11
6 5 (14.29%) BGP
6 5 (14.29%) DWDM
6 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 5 (14.29%) Firewall
6 5 (14.29%) HTTP
6 5 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 5 (14.29%) IGRP
6 5 (14.29%) Internet
6 5 (14.29%) LAN
6 5 (14.29%) MPLS
6 5 (14.29%) OSPF
6 5 (14.29%) SSL
6 5 (14.29%) VPN
6 5 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) CSS
4 5 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (82.86%) Public Cloud
2 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) Unix
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
2 20 (57.14%) DevOps
3 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (45.71%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.86%) SIEM
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (14.29%) Network Management
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 5 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (5.71%) Human Factors
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) Bash Shell
3 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
4 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CCNP
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware NSX
2 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 5 (14.29%) LXC
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 10 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 6 (17.14%) Ansible
4 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 5 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) Splunk
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Google
4 5 (14.29%) Arista
4 5 (14.29%) Aruba
4 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 5 (14.29%) Juniper
4 5 (14.29%) Meraki
4 5 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 5 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 5 (14.29%) Tufin
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft