The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 24 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 94 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 18 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.67% 1.62% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.69% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 12
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1051 1239 1182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.59% 95.31% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1170 1047
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in West Sussex

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in West Sussex

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in West Sussex

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Crawley +9 18 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Systems Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Sussex region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 9 (40.91%) Perl
4 9 (40.91%) Python
4 9 (40.91%) Debian
4 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (40.91%) Vagrant
4 9 (40.91%) Ansible
5 8 (36.36%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (36.36%) Network Design
5 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (36.36%) Amazon S3
5 8 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.09%) Office 365
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) B2B
7 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon ELB
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon S3
2 8 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Avionics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Debian
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
Horsham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Assystem Group Uk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Very competitive DoE plus car +++
Posted: 8 days ago