The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Engineer
UK / England
Rank 693 744 745
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 134 171 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 117 146 130
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the England region.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +80 58 £54,000 -10.00% 7
London +36 52 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South West +22 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Midlands 0 7 £39,490 +19.99% 1
East of England +18 3 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Yorkshire +26 1 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands +10 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West -23 1 £43,349 +8.37% 1
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Senior Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 139 (50.36%) Linux
2 121 (43.84%) Windows
3 110 (39.86%) VMware
4 70 (25.36%) DNS
5 67 (24.28%) Python
6 65 (23.55%) Microsoft
7 64 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (22.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 58 (21.01%) Hyper-V
9 58 (21.01%) Active Directory
10 57 (20.65%) Windows Server
11 56 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
12 55 (19.93%) Unix
13 54 (19.57%) Degree
14 51 (18.48%) Firewall
14 51 (18.48%) Bash Shell
14 51 (18.48%) Puppet
15 49 (17.75%) Cisco
16 46 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (16.67%) High Availability
17 45 (16.30%) Apache
18 43 (15.58%) SQL
19 41 (14.86%) DHCP
20 38 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
20 38 (13.77%) PowerShell
21 37 (13.41%) Java
22 36 (13.04%) ITIL
23 35 (12.68%) DevOps
24 33 (11.96%) Ansible
24 33 (11.96%) Opscode Chef

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 45 (16.30%) Apache
2 24 (8.70%) IIS
3 22 (7.97%) MS Exchange
4 20 (7.25%) nginx
5 17 (6.16%) Skype for Business
6 16 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 11 (3.99%) OpenStack
8 11 (3.99%) Tomcat
9 10 (3.62%) lighttpd
10 7 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.54%) JBoss
11 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.36%) Confluence
12 1 (0.36%) Drupal
12 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS Office
2 6 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 56 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (10.87%) Office 365
4 27 (9.78%) IaaS
5 21 (7.61%) PaaS
6 17 (6.16%) SaaS
7 10 (3.62%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (3.62%) SoftLayer
8 9 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) G Suite
11 1 (0.36%) GitHub
11 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 70 (25.36%) DNS
2 51 (18.48%) Firewall
3 41 (14.86%) DHCP
4 28 (10.14%) TCP/IP
5 26 (9.42%) LDAP
6 20 (7.25%) SAN
7 19 (6.88%) Kerberos
8 17 (6.16%) Internet
9 15 (5.43%) WAN
10 13 (4.71%) LAN
11 12 (4.35%) SSL
12 10 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (3.62%) Skype
12 10 (3.62%) Wireless
13 9 (3.26%) VLAN
14 8 (2.90%) NetScaler
14 8 (2.90%) VPN
15 7 (2.54%) Network Security
15 7 (2.54%) Wireshark
16 6 (2.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.06%) MySQL
2 13 (4.71%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.99%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.90%) Redis
5 5 (1.81%) Big Data
5 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.09%) Aerospike
7 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.80%) Subversion
3 12 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.09%) git-flow
7 2 (0.72%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.72%) CppUnit
7 2 (0.72%) JIRA
8 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.36%) Selenium
8 1 (0.36%) Trac
8 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (7.61%) Finance
2 14 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.35%) Marketing
4 9 (3.26%) Publishing
5 8 (2.90%) Back Office
6 7 (2.54%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.17%) Electronics
8 4 (1.45%) Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Retail
9 3 (1.09%) Local Government
9 3 (1.09%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.52%) Java EE
2 12 (4.35%) LAMP
3 9 (3.26%) Middleware
3 9 (3.26%) Web Services
4 7 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (1.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (1.81%) OpenCL
5 5 (1.81%) OpenCV
5 5 (1.81%) STL
6 4 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (1.09%) JMS
7 3 (1.09%) Node.js
7 3 (1.09%) REST
7 3 (1.09%) Serverless Framework
8 2 (0.72%) EJB
8 2 (0.72%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.72%) JPA
8 2 (0.72%) Spring
8 2 (0.72%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 29 (10.51%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.16%) PKI
4 12 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.26%) Biology
5 9 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.54%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.81%) Clustering
8 4 (1.45%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.45%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.09%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.72%) Health Informatics
10 2 (0.72%) iPad
10 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 139 (50.36%) Linux
2 121 (43.84%) Windows
3 64 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (20.65%) Windows Server
5 55 (19.93%) Unix
6 27 (9.78%) Debian
7 22 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (7.25%) Ubuntu
9 15 (5.43%) Mac OS X
10 13 (4.71%) AIX
11 12 (4.35%) CentOS
12 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.17%) Solaris
14 5 (1.81%) Fedora
14 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
15 3 (1.09%) Android
16 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (16.67%) High Availability
2 36 (13.04%) ITIL
3 35 (12.68%) DevOps
4 26 (9.42%) Patch Management
5 23 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 23 (8.33%) OO
6 21 (7.61%) OOD
6 21 (7.61%) Project Management
7 19 (6.88%) Identity Management
7 19 (6.88%) Service Delivery
8 18 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (5.80%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.80%) Software Engineering
10 15 (5.43%) Email Filtering
11 14 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (5.07%) Load Balancing
12 12 (4.35%) Asset Management
12 12 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (4.35%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 67 (24.28%) Python
2 51 (18.48%) Bash Shell
3 43 (15.58%) SQL
4 38 (13.77%) PowerShell
5 37 (13.41%) Java
6 29 (10.51%) Ruby
7 24 (8.70%) Perl
8 21 (7.61%) C++
8 21 (7.61%) PHP
9 14 (5.07%) C
10 6 (2.17%) C#
11 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.09%) Go
12 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.09%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 54 (19.57%) Degree
2 22 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.88%) MCSE
5 17 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (4.35%) CCNA
6 12 (4.35%) MCITP
7 10 (3.62%) MCP
8 9 (3.26%) MCSA
9 8 (2.90%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.09%) CCIE
11 3 (1.09%) CCNP
12 2 (0.72%) CCSE
12 2 (0.72%) CCSP
12 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.36%) ISEB
13 1 (0.36%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.62%) QA
2 8 (2.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.36%) ISO26262
System Software
1 62 (22.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (21.01%) Active Directory
2 58 (21.01%) Hyper-V
3 25 (9.06%) Virtual Servers
4 16 (5.80%) vSphere
5 15 (5.43%) Xen
6 11 (3.99%) Docker
6 11 (3.99%) KVM
7 10 (3.62%) QEMU
8 9 (3.26%) Ceph
8 9 (3.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 8 (2.90%) XenApp
10 6 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (1.81%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.81%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (1.81%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.09%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 51 (18.48%) Puppet
2 33 (11.96%) Ansible
2 33 (11.96%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (11.59%) SCOM
4 24 (8.70%) SCCM
5 16 (5.80%) Mesos
6 14 (5.07%) Salt
7 12 (4.35%) Kubernetes
8 11 (3.99%) Failover Clustering
8 11 (3.99%) Nagios
9 10 (3.62%) HAProxy
10 7 (2.54%) WSUS
11 5 (1.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.81%) Marathon
11 5 (1.81%) MOM
11 5 (1.81%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (1.09%) OPNET
12 3 (1.09%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.09%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.72%) Icinga
Vendors
1 110 (39.86%) VMware
2 65 (23.55%) Microsoft
3 49 (17.75%) Cisco
4 26 (9.42%) Red Hat
5 22 (7.97%) Citrix
6 19 (6.88%) SolarWinds
7 17 (6.16%) IBM
8 14 (5.07%) HP
8 14 (5.07%) NetApp
8 14 (5.07%) SaltStack
9 11 (3.99%) F5
9 11 (3.99%) LANDesk
10 10 (3.62%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.26%) EMC
11 9 (3.26%) Oracle
12 7 (2.54%) Dell
12 7 (2.54%) Intel Security
13 6 (2.17%) Google
13 6 (2.17%) Intel
13 6 (2.17%) Juniper
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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