Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 250 260
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 87 68 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 80 61 67
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,125 £53,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +7.14%

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 9,761 10,465 12,341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.67% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8,326 8,978 10,189
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +36 69 £35,000 -17.65% 14
South Yorkshire +22 15 £35,000 -28.21% 1
North Yorkshire +20 10 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 48 (55.17%) Windows
2 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.83%) Linux
4 38 (43.68%) VMware
5 37 (42.53%) TCP/IP
6 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 27 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (26.44%) Hyper-V
9 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (25.29%) Windows Server
9 22 (25.29%) ITIL
9 22 (25.29%) SQL
10 21 (24.14%) Oracle
11 20 (22.99%) Java
12 19 (21.84%) Clustering
13 18 (20.69%) Cisco
13 18 (20.69%) vSphere
14 17 (19.54%) DevOps
14 17 (19.54%) Unix
15 15 (17.24%) IIS
15 15 (17.24%) Jenkins
15 15 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
16 14 (16.09%) Failover Clustering
17 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Clustering
17 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
17 13 (14.94%) Firewall
18 12 (13.79%) Amazon EC2

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 15 (17.24%) IIS
2 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Jetty
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (5.75%) GitHub
4 5 (5.75%) Office 365
5 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.53%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.94%) Firewall
3 9 (10.34%) LAN
3 9 (10.34%) WAN
4 7 (8.05%) SAN
5 4 (4.60%) DNS
5 4 (4.60%) Network Security
6 3 (3.45%) FTP
6 3 (3.45%) HTTP
6 3 (3.45%) Internet
6 3 (3.45%) SSL
6 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) DHCP
7 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.15%) PBX
7 1 (1.15%) Skype
7 1 (1.15%) SMS
7 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.15%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Clustering
2 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.17%) Windows
2 39 (44.83%) Linux
3 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.29%) Windows Server
4 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (19.54%) Unix
6 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 10 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (11.49%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.45%) CentOS
10 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) ITIL
2 17 (19.54%) DevOps
3 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
4 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (8.05%) Project Management
5 7 (8.05%) Security Management
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.45%) Email Filtering
8 3 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.45%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.45%) Time Management
8 3 (3.45%) Web Development
8 3 (3.45%) Web Filtering
9 2 (2.30%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (2.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 2 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) SQL
2 20 (22.99%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) Python
3 8 (9.20%) Tcl
4 7 (8.05%) Ruby
5 6 (6.90%) C++
6 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) Go
9 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) MCSE
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.05%) CCNA
2 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.90%) MCITP
4 5 (5.75%) Degree
5 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.45%) CEH
6 3 (3.45%) MCDBA
6 3 (3.45%) MCP
6 3 (3.45%) RHCE
7 2 (2.30%) MCSA
8 1 (1.15%) PhD
8 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.44%) Hyper-V
3 18 (20.69%) vSphere
4 15 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.05%) Docker
6 6 (6.90%) XenApp
7 5 (5.75%) iptables
8 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.15%) KVM
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Failover Clustering
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (11.49%) Puppet
4 9 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.34%) SCCM
4 9 (10.34%) Terraform
5 7 (8.05%) Ansible
6 6 (6.90%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.75%) Consul
7 5 (5.75%) Graphite
7 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.60%) AirWatch
8 4 (4.60%) SCOM
9 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.15%) Nagios
9 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.15%) Opsview
9 1 (1.15%) Packer
9 1 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (43.68%) VMware
3 21 (24.14%) Oracle
4 18 (20.69%) Cisco
5 10 (11.49%) Citrix
6 7 (8.05%) Avaya
7 5 (5.75%) Hitachi
7 5 (5.75%) NetApp
7 5 (5.75%) New Relic
8 4 (4.60%) Apple
8 4 (4.60%) Brocade
8 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.60%) HP
8 4 (4.60%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.45%) Google
9 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.15%) ANSYS
10 1 (1.15%) Dell
10 1 (1.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) MobileIron