How much does a Senior Systems Engineer make?

Updated 26 Jul 2021
£49,266 /yr
Average Base Pay

533 salaries

£33K

Low

£49K

Average

£72K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Senior Systems Engineer is £49,266 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 533 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Systems Engineer employees.

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Senior Systems Engineer£49,266 /yr
L4
Systems Engineer Iv£43,981 /yr
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MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Senior Systems Engineer

£33,754

 /yr
Range: £31K - £40K
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£31K

£40K

£30,523 - £40,000 Range

BAE Systems
3.9

BAE Systems

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,303

 /yr
Range: £33K - £63K

£33K

£63K

£33,001 - £63,339 Range

Leonardo
3.6

Leonardo

Senior Systems Engineer

£40,922

 /yr
Range: £36K - £50K

£36K

£50K

£36,000 - £49,997 Range

Raytheon UK
3.8

Raytheon UK

Senior Systems Engineer

£52,858

 /yr
Range: £38K - £59K

£38K

£59K

£38,189 - £59,041 Range

ITI Operations
4.6

ITI Operations

Senior Systems Engineer

£44,577

 /yr
Range: £41K - £65K

£41K

£65K

£40,847 - £64,548 Range

Babcock International Group
3.6

Babcock International Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£44,365

 /yr
Range: £43K - £49K

£43K

£49K

£42,654 - £49,074 Range

Thales
3.3

Thales

Senior Systems Engineer

£58,299

 /yr
Range: £38K - £82K

£38K

£82K

£38,000 - £82,376 Range

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McLaren Group
3

McLaren Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£56,268

 /yr
Range: £46K - £63K

£46K

£63K

£46,466 - £63,081 Range

BT
3.7

BT

Senior Systems Engineer

£45,310

 /yr
Range: £38K - £55K

£38K

£55K

£38,138 - £55,080 Range

Infosys
3.4

Infosys

Senior Systems Engineer

£42,285

 /yr
Range: £35K - £49K

£35K

£49K

£34,865 - £49,380 Range

Skyscanner
3.7

Skyscanner

Senior Systems Engineer

£54,255

 /yr
Range: £43K - £86K

£43K

£86K

£43,400 - £86,482 Range

General Dynamics Mission Systems
3.9

General Dynamics Mission Systems

Senior Systems Engineer

£42,380

 /yr
Range: £40K - £65K

£40K

£65K

£39,702 - £65,000 Range

BBC
3.9

BBC

Senior Systems Engineer

£43,247

 /yr
Range: £40K - £50K

£40K

£50K

£40,000 - £50,000 Range

University of Southampton
4.2

University of Southampton

Senior Systems Engineer

£48,000

 /yr
Range: £45K - £51K

£45K

£51K

£45,292 - £50,779 Range

QinetiQ Group
3.8

QinetiQ Group

Senior Systems Engineer

£46,802

 /yr
Range: £37K - £61K

£37K

£61K

£36,701 - £61,384 Range

Elsevier
3.9

Elsevier

Senior Systems Engineer

£60,935

 /yr
Range: £53K - £63K

£53K

£63K

£52,810 - £63,402 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Systems Engineer

£44,608

 /yr
Range: £40K - £50K

£40K

£50K

£39,838 - £49,860 Range

NATS
4.1

NATS

Senior Systems Engineer

£73,241

 /yr
Range: £66K - £80K

£66K

£80K

£66,377 - £79,799 Range

Spectrum IT Recruitment
4.4

Spectrum IT Recruitment

Senior Systems Engineer

£50,198

 /yr
Range: £50K - £50K

£50K

£50K

£50,198 - £50,198 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Senior Systems Engineer

£50,283

 /yr
Range: £44K - £55K

£44K

£55K

£43,915 - £55,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Systems Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Senior Systems Engineer is £49,266 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Senior Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 533 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Systems Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Senior Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £72,484 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Senior Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £33,486 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£45,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Liverpool Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£30,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Coventry Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Coventry Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
£70,000
per year
A Senior Systems Designer in the Nottingham Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nottingham Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£24,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Reading Area area reported making £24,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£30,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£92,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Reading Area area reported making £92,000 per year
Additional Pay
£15k stock bonus
£23k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£50,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£49,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Preston Area area reported making £49,000 per year
Additional Pay
£700 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Preston Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
£70,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£52,000
per year
A Senior Systems Engineer in the Southend-on-Sea Area area reported making £52,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Southend-on-Sea Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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