How much does a Senior Systems Engineer make?

Updated 25 Nov 2021
£49,449 /yr
Average Base Pay

562 salaries

£34K

Low

£49K

Average

£73K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Systems Engineer is £49,449 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 562 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Systems Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Systems Engineer£49,449 /yr
L4
Systems Engineer Iv£43,900 /yr
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MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Senior Systems Engineer

£34,184

 /yr
Range: £31K - £41K
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£31K

£41K

£30,962 - £40,613 Range

BAE Systems
3.8

BAE Systems

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,427

 /yr
Range: £33K - £50K

£33K

£50K

£33,475 - £50,263 Range

Leonardo
3.6

Leonardo

Senior Systems Engineer

£41,359

 /yr
Range: £36K - £51K

£36K

£51K

£36,000 - £50,715 Range

ITI Operations
4.6

ITI Operations

Senior Systems Engineer

£43,545

 /yr
Range: £25K - £65K

£25K

£65K

£24,999 - £65,476 Range

Thales
3.3

Thales

Senior Systems Engineer

£56,350

 /yr
Range: £35K - £84K

£35K

£84K

£34,592 - £83,559 Range

Raytheon UK
3.4

Raytheon UK

Senior Systems Engineer

£53,617

 /yr
Range: £39K - £60K

£39K

£60K

£38,738 - £59,889 Range

General Dynamics Mission Systems
3.8

General Dynamics Mission Systems

Senior Systems Engineer

£43,751

 /yr
Range: £40K - £66K

£40K

£66K

£40,273 - £65,996 Range

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Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,931

 /yr
Range: £40K - £51K

£40K

£51K

£40,411 - £50,576 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Senior Systems Engineer

£43,869

 /yr
Range: £40K - £51K

£40K

£51K

£40,107 - £50,584 Range

Babcock International Group
3.6

Babcock International Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,003

 /yr
Range: £43K - £50K

£43K

£50K

£43,267 - £49,779 Range

McLaren Group
2.9

McLaren Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£57,033

 /yr
Range: £47K - £64K

£47K

£64K

£47,133 - £63,988 Range

Skyscanner
3.8

Skyscanner

Senior Systems Engineer

£54,989

 /yr
Range: £42K - £88K

£42K

£88K

£41,780 - £87,725 Range

Infosys
3.3

Infosys

Senior Systems Engineer

£42,893

 /yr
Range: £35K - £50K

£35K

£50K

£35,366 - £50,089 Range

QinetiQ Group
3.9

QinetiQ Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£47,237

 /yr
Range: £37K - £62K

£37K

£62K

£37,229 - £62,266 Range

BT
3.8

BT

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,961

 /yr
Range: £39K - £56K

£39K

£56K

£38,686 - £55,872 Range

Elsevier
4

Elsevier

Senior Systems Engineer

£62,682

 /yr
Range: £54K - £70K

£54K

£70K

£53,569 - £70,000 Range

University of Southampton
4.2

University of Southampton

Senior Systems Engineer

£48,561

 /yr
Range: £46K - £52K

£46K

£52K

£45,943 - £51,509 Range

NATS
3.9

NATS

Senior Systems Engineer

£74,193

 /yr
Range: £67K - £81K

£67K

£81K

£67,330 - £80,945 Range

Ultra Electronics
3.7

Ultra Electronics

Senior Systems Engineer

£48,587

 /yr
Range: £47K - £61K

£47K

£61K

£47,002 - £60,511 Range

Spectrum IT Recruitment
4.4

Spectrum IT Recruitment

Senior Systems Engineer

£50,919

 /yr
Range: £51K - £51K

£51K

£51K

£50,919 - £50,919 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Systems Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Systems Engineer is £49,449 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 562 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Systems Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £72,913 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £33,535 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior systems engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£44,500
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Preston Area area reported making £44,500 per year
Additional Pay
£800 cash bonus
£300 stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Preston Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
£58,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £58,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£32,667
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Glasgow Area area reported making £32,667 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
£500 profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
£38,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Birmingham Area area reported making £38,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£36,500
per year
A Senior IT Systems Engineer in the Stoke-on-Trent Area area reported making £36,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Stoke-on-Trent Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£36,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £36,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£70,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Leicester Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leicester Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£56,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £56,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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