Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

System Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 202 246
Rank change year-on-year +16 +44 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 70 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.03% 0.95% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.97% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 50
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +12.43%
10th Percentile £29,500 £32,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6603 7430 9060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 6413 7325
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 42 £48,250 +20.63% 2
Bradford +20 11 £32,000 -39.05% 1
Wakefield +4 8 £37,500 -28.57%
Halifax - 5 £47,500 -
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £45,000 -
Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (54.29%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) VMware
3 24 (34.29%) Linux
4 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
5 21 (30.00%) Java
6 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
8 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
9 16 (22.86%) SQL
9 16 (22.86%) ITIL
9 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 15 (21.43%) Oracle
10 15 (21.43%) SAN
11 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
12 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (18.57%) Windows Server
12 13 (18.57%) WAN
12 13 (18.57%) Avaya
13 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (17.14%) Python
13 12 (17.14%) LAN
13 12 (17.14%) MCSE
13 12 (17.14%) Clustering
14 11 (15.71%) DevOps
14 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
14 11 (15.71%) Ruby
14 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Office

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.14%) CMS
3 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (7.14%) GitHub
5 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.43%) SAN
3 13 (18.57%) WAN
4 12 (17.14%) LAN
5 8 (11.43%) Firewall
6 6 (8.57%) DHCP
6 6 (8.57%) DNS
7 4 (5.71%) VoIP
8 3 (4.29%) SSL
8 3 (4.29%) VPN
8 3 (4.29%) WLAN
9 2 (2.86%) RFID
10 1 (1.43%) Network Security
10 1 (1.43%) PBX
10 1 (1.43%) Skype
10 1 (1.43%) SMS
10 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
4 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) GCC
5 1 (1.43%) JBehave
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (10.00%) Retail
2 6 (8.57%) Law
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
3 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 3 (4.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.43%) Ext JS
3 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.43%) JPA
3 1 (1.43%) LAMP
3 1 (1.43%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) NHS
3 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) iPhone
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Windows
2 24 (34.29%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.00%) Unix
7 3 (4.29%) Android
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) DevOps
3 8 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (10.00%) Security Management
4 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.57%) Analytics
5 6 (8.57%) Data Analytics
5 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.57%) Open Source
5 6 (8.57%) Web Development
6 5 (7.14%) Change Control
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.71%) Change Management
7 4 (5.71%) Logistics
7 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
7 4 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) Python
4 11 (15.71%) Ruby
5 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.57%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 3 (4.29%) Tcl
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) C#
10 1 (1.43%) Go
10 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) MCSE
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.57%) MCDST
3 6 (8.57%) MCITP
3 6 (8.57%) MCP
3 6 (8.57%) MCSA
4 3 (4.29%) AWS Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.86%) Docker
5 5 (7.14%) iptables
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) vSphere
7 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.43%) Ansible
2 8 (11.43%) Puppet
3 7 (10.00%) Terraform
4 6 (8.57%) AirWatch
5 5 (7.14%) Consul
5 5 (7.14%) Graphite
5 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 5 (7.14%) Prometheus
6 3 (4.29%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (4.29%) SCCM
7 1 (1.43%) Nagios
7 1 (1.43%) Packer
7 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) VMware
2 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.43%) Oracle
4 13 (18.57%) Avaya
5 10 (14.29%) Citrix
6 8 (11.43%) Cisco
6 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.57%) Riverbed
8 5 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 5 (7.14%) New Relic
8 5 (7.14%) Remedy
9 3 (4.29%) F5
9 3 (4.29%) NetApp
10 2 (2.86%) SOTI