Period
to 22 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 267 244
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 48 43 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.45% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.46% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 66
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.10% +6.52% -3.16%

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 7,442 9,263 10,437
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.09% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6,014 7,801 8,895
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Yorkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +32 28 £40,000 +14.29% 9
North Yorkshire -35 11 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South Yorkshire +9 9 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) VMware
3 22 (45.83%) Windows Server
4 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 15 (31.25%) Firewall
5 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (27.08%) SAN
6 13 (27.08%) Python
6 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
6 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.92%) ITIL
9 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
10 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
10 9 (18.75%) Linux
10 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 9 (18.75%) DNS
11 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.67%) DHCP
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (16.67%) vSphere
11 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.67%) Office 365
12 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (14.58%) SCOM

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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.42%) IIS
4 4 (8.33%) Jetty
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 13 (27.08%) SAN
3 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 8 (16.67%) DHCP
5 6 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
8 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.08%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
8 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.17%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 3 (6.25%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 6 (12.50%) Business Development
4 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.50%) Mechatronics
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) OOP
4 6 (12.50%) Physics
4 6 (12.50%) Server Management
5 5 (10.42%) HOOD
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Python
3 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.58%) C++
4 7 (14.58%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) Ruby
5 6 (12.50%) C
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.25%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) MCSA
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) LPIC
3 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.67%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCOM
2 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (10.42%) SCCM
4 4 (8.33%) Terraform
5 3 (6.25%) Puppet
6 1 (2.08%) Ansible
6 1 (2.08%) Icinga
6 1 (2.08%) Nagios
6 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.08%) Opsview
6 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) HP
3 7 (14.58%) SolarWinds
4 5 (10.42%) Qualys
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL