Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 281 259
Rank change year-on-year +39 -22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 71 46 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.43% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.44% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 71 32 73
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,025 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,525 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9,504 10,351 11,946
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.69% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,101 8,861 9,954
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,350 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +0.88% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 +26 55 £35,000 -12.50% 6
South Yorkshire +28 13 £35,000 +27.27% 3
North Yorkshire +12 8 £37,500 +28.21% 3
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Linux
3 26 (36.62%) VMware
4 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
5 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
6 21 (29.58%) Windows 7
7 20 (28.17%) SQL
8 19 (26.76%) Oracle
8 19 (26.76%) Java
9 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
10 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (21.13%) vSphere
12 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Excel
12 15 (21.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 14 (19.72%) ITIL
13 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
14 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (15.49%) Logistics
16 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
16 11 (15.49%) Unix
16 11 (15.49%) Remedy
16 11 (15.49%) Change Control
16 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database
16 11 (15.49%) DevOps
16 11 (15.49%) Linux Command Line
17 10 (14.08%) Failover Clustering

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 10 (14.08%) IIS
2 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.45%) Office 365
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.82%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.82%) Route 53
5 2 (2.82%) Serverless
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) DNS
3 6 (8.45%) WAN
4 5 (7.04%) LAN
5 4 (5.63%) HTTP
5 4 (5.63%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) FTP
6 3 (4.23%) Network Security
6 3 (4.23%) SAN
7 1 (1.41%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.41%) Firewall
7 1 (1.41%) MPLS
7 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.41%) SMTP
7 1 (1.41%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) SSH
7 1 (1.41%) SSL
7 1 (1.41%) VLAN
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) LAMP
1 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (14.08%) Clustering
3 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.41%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Linux
3 21 (29.58%) Windows 7
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
6 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (15.49%) Unix
8 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (8.45%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.23%) AIX
10 3 (4.23%) HPUX
10 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.23%) Solaris
10 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.82%) CentOS
12 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
2 11 (15.49%) Change Control
2 11 (15.49%) DevOps
2 11 (15.49%) Logistics
2 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.04%) High Availability
6 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.23%) Information Security
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.23%) Network Management
7 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.63%) Tcl
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) MCP
2 4 (5.63%) CCNA
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) CEH
3 3 (4.23%) RHCE
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.13%) vSphere
3 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.63%) Firmware
5 4 (5.63%) XenApp
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.82%) Docker
7 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.82%) XenServer
8 1 (1.41%) NFS
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Failover Clustering
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (9.86%) SCCM
4 6 (8.45%) Ansible
4 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.04%) Puppet
6 3 (4.23%) AirWatch
6 3 (4.23%) SCOM
6 3 (4.23%) Terraform
7 2 (2.82%) Capistrano
7 2 (2.82%) SELinux
8 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.41%) Opsview
8 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.41%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) VMware
2 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.76%) Oracle
4 11 (15.49%) Remedy
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco
6 7 (9.86%) HP
7 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.63%) Brocade
8 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix
9 3 (4.23%) Apple
9 3 (4.23%) MobileIron
9 3 (4.23%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.82%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.41%) Acme Packet
11 1 (1.41%) BroadSoft
11 1 (1.41%) GENBAND
11 1 (1.41%) McAfee
11 1 (1.41%) NetApp
11 1 (1.41%) Sonus