How much does a Systems Engineer make?

Updated 26 Nov 2021
£41,441 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,746 salaries

£26K

Low

£41K

Average

£66K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Systems Engineer is £41,441 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1746 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Systems Engineer£41,441 /yr
L3
Senior Systems Engineer£49,449 /yr
L4
Systems Engineer Iv£43,900 /yr
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Thales
3.3

Thales

Systems Engineer

£36,658

 /yr
Range: £28K - £60K
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£28K

£60K

£28,147 - £60,322 Range

Jaguar Land Rover
3.7

Jaguar Land Rover

Systems Engineer

£40,904

 /yr
Range: £33K - £62K

£33K

£62K

£33,385 - £62,151 Range

BAE Systems
3.8

BAE Systems

Systems Engineer

£34,845

 /yr
Range: £26K - £73K

£26K

£73K

£25,895 - £73,115 Range

iomart
2.5

iomart

Systems Engineer

£24,930

 /yr
Range: £17K - £32K

£17K

£32K

£17,495 - £32,111 Range

Leonardo
3.6

Leonardo

Systems Engineer

£34,226

 /yr
Range: £22K - £52K

£22K

£52K

£21,615 - £51,793 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Systems Engineer

£54,827

 /yr
Range: £36K - £90K

£36K

£90K

£35,536 - £90,341 Range

Airbus
4.1

Airbus

Systems Engineer

£37,218

 /yr
Range: £28K - £61K

£28K

£61K

£27,968 - £60,919 Range

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Rolls-Royce
3.9

Rolls-Royce

Systems Engineer

£40,837

 /yr
Range: £33K - £58K

£33K

£58K

£32,875 - £58,455 Range

ALTEN
3.3

ALTEN

Systems Engineer

£31,584

 /yr
Range: £28K - £45K

£28K

£45K

£28,075 - £45,241 Range

QinetiQ Group
3.9

QinetiQ Group

Systems Engineer

£39,960

 /yr
Range: £29K - £58K

£29K

£58K

£29,259 - £57,607 Range

AKKA Technologies
3.1

AKKA Technologies

Systems Engineer

£36,307

 /yr
Range: £28K - £45K

£28K

£45K

£28,097 - £45,000 Range

Cloudflare
4

Cloudflare

Systems Engineer

£89,871

 /yr
Range: £58K - £152K

£58K

£152K

£57,666 - £152,298 Range

MBDA
4.2

MBDA

Systems Engineer

£36,498

 /yr
Range: £27K - £47K

£27K

£47K

£27,315 - £47,475 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Systems Engineer

£36,073

 /yr
Range: £17K - £60K

£17K

£60K

£17,194 - £59,889 Range

NATS
3.9

NATS

Systems Engineer

£58,751

 /yr
Range: £49K - £78K

£49K

£78K

£49,000 - £78,401 Range

DXC Technology
3.4

DXC Technology

Systems Engineer

£35,513

 /yr
Range: £20K - £55K

£20K

£55K

£19,600 - £55,147 Range

UK Ministry of Defence
4

UK Ministry of Defence

Systems Engineer

£36,696

 /yr
Range: £29K - £57K

£29K

£57K

£29,343 - £56,654 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Systems Engineer

£32,815

 /yr
Range: £24K - £57K

£24K

£57K

£23,759 - £57,153 Range

Indra
3.8

Indra

Systems Engineer

£28,940

 /yr
Range: £28K - £47K

£28K

£47K

£28,175 - £47,002 Range

Dell Technologies
4.2

Dell Technologies

Systems Engineer

£65,860

 /yr
Range: £51K - £88K

£51K

£88K

£50,584 - £88,152 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Systems Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Systems Engineer is £41,441 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Systems Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1746 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £65,725 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Engineer in United Kingdom is £26,129 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£36,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Belfast Area area reported making £36,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£50,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£35,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Southend-on-Sea Area area reported making £35,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Southend-on-Sea Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Non-profit Organisation
£41,400
per year
A Systems Engineer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £41,400 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sheffield Area area
 
Full-time
£18,645
per year
A Wireless Systems Engineer in the Swindon Area area reported making £18,645 per year
Additional Pay
£2k stock bonus
£1k profit sharing
Job Highlights
Swindon Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£100,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£19,000
per year
A CFD Engineer - Industrial Placement in the Oxford Area area reported making £19,000 per year
Additional Pay
£300 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oxford Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£40,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£49,000
per year
A Systems Engineer in the London Area area reported making £49,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£28,500
per year
A BI Systems Engineer in the Northampton Area area reported making £28,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Northampton Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private