Period
to 23 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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

System Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 205 141 182
Rank change year-on-year -64 +41 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 61 51 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 1.34% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.39% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 49
10th Percentile £36,250 - £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.10% +7.06% +3.03%
75th Percentile £48,750 £54,688 £56,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £55,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,560 3,670 5,894
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.73% 96.78% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,650 3,101 4,985
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Systems Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
South Yorkshire -23 31 £45,000 +38.46% 5
West Yorkshire -65 15 £45,000 -14.29% 7
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire -25 1 - - 1
Humberside - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (37.70%) Ethernet
1 23 (37.70%) Wireless
1 23 (37.70%) 802.1X
2 20 (32.79%) C++
3 19 (31.15%) C
3 19 (31.15%) Social Skills
4 14 (22.95%) Python
4 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
5 13 (21.31%) Integration Testing
5 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (21.31%) Wireshark
5 13 (21.31%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Kibana
5 13 (21.31%) Graylog
5 13 (21.31%) MQTT
5 13 (21.31%) Broadband
5 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 13 (21.31%) HTTP
5 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
5 13 (21.31%) DNS
5 13 (21.31%) HTTPS
5 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
5 13 (21.31%) Validation
5 13 (21.31%) 802.11
5 13 (21.31%) DHCP
5 13 (21.31%) STUN
5 13 (21.31%) XMPP
5 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
5 13 (21.31%) Performance Measurement

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.56%) IIS
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (6.56%) Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.28%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) Ethernet
1 23 (37.70%) Wireless
2 13 (21.31%) 802.11
2 13 (21.31%) Broadband
2 13 (21.31%) DHCP
2 13 (21.31%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) HTTP
2 13 (21.31%) HTTPS
2 13 (21.31%) MQTT
2 13 (21.31%) STUN
2 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
2 13 (21.31%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (21.31%) Wireshark
3 10 (16.39%) 3GPP
3 10 (16.39%) Firewall
3 10 (16.39%) Internet
3 10 (16.39%) IPv4
3 10 (16.39%) IPv6
3 10 (16.39%) MPLS
3 10 (16.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (31.15%) Social Skills
2 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.84%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) 802.1X
2 13 (21.31%) XMPP
3 10 (16.39%) RESTful
4 3 (4.92%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) OpenWrt
3 10 (16.39%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (21.31%) Integration Testing
2 13 (21.31%) Performance Measurement
2 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
2 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
2 13 (21.31%) Validation
3 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (16.39%) Storage Management
4 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.84%) Data Integration
5 6 (9.84%) Informatics
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) C++
2 19 (31.15%) C
3 14 (22.95%) Python
4 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) CCNA
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.64%) MCITP
2 1 (1.64%) MCSE
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) NIST 800
2 4 (6.56%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.56%) NCSC
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) vSphere
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Graylog
1 13 (21.31%) Kibana
2 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) SCCM
4 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) VMware
2 3 (4.92%) Brocade
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco
2 3 (4.92%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) NetApp
2 3 (4.92%) Splunk
2 3 (4.92%) Veeam
2 3 (4.92%) Zerto
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft