The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 707 671 705
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 187 191 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 134 168 154
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -10.11%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

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
101031 96829 103291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84577 80351 89414
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 75 £52,500 +3.19% 6
Yorkshire -5 44 £47,500 +26.66% 4
South East -24 30 £40,000 -17.52% 4
East Midlands +20 17 £39,000 +3.31%
East of England -21 14 £42,500 +7.04% 1
West Midlands +2 8 £40,250 -17.01%
South West -22 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 191 (52.76%) Windows
2 174 (48.07%) VMware
3 154 (42.54%) Linux
4 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
5 106 (29.28%) SAN
6 95 (26.24%) Active Directory
7 78 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 75 (20.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 72 (19.89%) DevOps
10 66 (18.23%) MS Excel
10 66 (18.23%) MS Exchange
11 65 (17.96%) UNIX
11 65 (17.96%) DNS
12 63 (17.40%) Citrix
12 63 (17.40%) Service Delivery
12 63 (17.40%) Finance
13 58 (16.02%) Project Management
14 56 (15.47%) Cisco
14 56 (15.47%) Apache
14 56 (15.47%) Degree
15 55 (15.19%) Java
16 54 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 53 (14.64%) Firewall
18 51 (14.09%) Windows Server 2003
19 50 (13.81%) ITIL
20 47 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2007
21 46 (12.71%) Hyper-V
22 44 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
23 43 (11.88%) Perl
24 42 (11.60%) DHCP

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (18.23%) MS Exchange
2 56 (15.47%) Apache
3 47 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (8.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (6.08%) IIS
8 18 (4.97%) Tomcat
9 17 (4.70%) SharePoint
10 13 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (3.04%) JBoss
12 6 (1.66%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.83%) Lync
13 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.55%) CMS
14 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.55%) EPiServer CMS
15 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 66 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.10%) Simulink
4 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.49%) Office 365
4 7 (1.93%) IaaS
5 4 (1.10%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.28%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 106 (29.28%) SAN
2 65 (17.96%) DNS
3 53 (14.64%) Firewall
4 42 (11.60%) DHCP
5 39 (10.77%) WAN
6 38 (10.50%) LAN
7 35 (9.67%) TCP/IP
8 31 (8.56%) VPN
9 23 (6.35%) Wireless
10 18 (4.97%) iSCSI
11 13 (3.59%) NetScaler
11 13 (3.59%) Network Security
12 12 (3.31%) VLAN
13 11 (3.04%) LDAP
13 11 (3.04%) NAS
14 10 (2.76%) SNMP
14 10 (2.76%) SSH
15 9 (2.49%) SSL
16 8 (2.21%) BGP
17 7 (1.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.25%) MySQL
3 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.55%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.55%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.28%) Redis
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) VLDB
8 1 (0.28%) OLTP
8 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (5.80%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.10%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.10%) Bazaar
3 4 (1.10%) TestDirector
3 4 (1.10%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.83%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.55%) Subversion
5 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) dbdeploy
6 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 63 (17.40%) Finance
2 14 (3.87%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.59%) Electronics
4 11 (3.04%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.49%) Banking
7 8 (2.21%) Retail
7 8 (2.21%) Advertising
8 6 (1.66%) Games
8 6 (1.66%) Military
9 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.83%) Marketing
10 2 (0.55%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.70%) LAMP
2 14 (3.87%) Web Services
3 11 (3.04%) .NET
3 11 (3.04%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.49%) XML
5 5 (1.38%) CSS
5 5 (1.38%) J2EE
6 4 (1.10%) JSON
6 4 (1.10%) WCF
6 4 (1.10%) jQuery
7 3 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.83%) WSH
8 2 (0.55%) SOAP
8 2 (0.55%) HTML
9 1 (0.28%) REST
9 1 (0.28%) WSDL
9 1 (0.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.52%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.14%) Clustering
4 14 (3.87%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.21%) Derivative
6 6 (1.66%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.38%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.38%) IVR
8 4 (1.10%) Replication
8 4 (1.10%) GIS
8 4 (1.10%) Open Source
9 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.83%) Physics
9 3 (0.83%) Chemistry
9 3 (0.83%) DTV
10 2 (0.55%) PKI
10 2 (0.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 191 (52.76%) Windows
2 154 (42.54%) Linux
3 75 (20.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (17.96%) UNIX
5 54 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (14.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (4.70%) Solaris
9 15 (4.14%) CentOS
10 11 (3.04%) Ubuntu
10 11 (3.04%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.76%) Debian
12 8 (2.21%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.21%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.10%) Android
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.89%) DevOps
2 63 (17.40%) Service Delivery
3 58 (16.02%) Project Management
4 50 (13.81%) ITIL
5 26 (7.18%) E-Commerce
6 23 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 23 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (5.25%) Load Balancing
8 16 (4.42%) Validation
9 15 (4.14%) Use Case
10 14 (3.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (3.87%) B2C
11 13 (3.59%) Migration
11 13 (3.59%) Software Engineering
12 11 (3.04%) MODAF
12 11 (3.04%) UML
12 11 (3.04%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (2.76%) Mentoring
14 9 (2.49%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (15.19%) Java
2 43 (11.88%) Perl
3 26 (7.18%) Python
4 25 (6.91%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.80%) SQL
6 20 (5.52%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.14%) Ruby
8 13 (3.59%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.59%) C
9 11 (3.04%) C#
9 11 (3.04%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.21%) PHP
11 7 (1.93%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.66%) VBScript
13 4 (1.10%) Lisp
13 4 (1.10%) Scala
13 4 (1.10%) Haskell
13 4 (1.10%) Erlang
13 4 (1.10%) OCaml
14 3 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (15.47%) Degree
2 44 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (9.94%) MCSE
4 22 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (4.70%) MCITP
7 16 (4.42%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.31%) MCSA
9 11 (3.04%) CCNP
10 10 (2.76%) CCNA
10 10 (2.76%) MCTS
11 9 (2.49%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.93%) MCP
13 6 (1.66%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
14 4 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
16 2 (0.55%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.31%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.76%) SLA
4 7 (1.93%) JSP 440
5 6 (1.66%) QA
6 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.83%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (26.24%) Active Directory
2 78 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.71%) Hyper-V
4 31 (8.56%) XenApp
5 28 (7.73%) VMware ESX
5 28 (7.73%) vSphere
6 19 (5.25%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (3.87%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.49%) MetaFrame
9 6 (1.66%) XenServer
9 6 (1.66%) vCloud
10 5 (1.38%) LXC
10 5 (1.38%) Xen
11 4 (1.10%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.10%) KVM
12 2 (0.55%) Samba
13 1 (0.28%) NFS
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.28%) Firmware
13 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (6.35%) SCCM
3 22 (6.08%) Puppet
4 19 (5.25%) Nagios
5 12 (3.31%) WSUS
6 10 (2.76%) Backup Exec
7 8 (2.21%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.21%) CFEngine
8 6 (1.66%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.66%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (1.38%) Ansible
10 3 (0.83%) SCOM
10 3 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.55%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.55%) EdgeSight
12 1 (0.28%) MOM
12 1 (0.28%) WMI
12 1 (0.28%) Munin
12 1 (0.28%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 174 (48.07%) VMware
2 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
3 63 (17.40%) Citrix
4 56 (15.47%) Cisco
5 38 (10.50%) HP
6 36 (9.94%) NetApp
7 26 (7.18%) Red Hat
8 23 (6.35%) Dell
9 22 (6.08%) Oracle
10 14 (3.87%) Symantec
11 12 (3.31%) EMC
12 10 (2.76%) IBM
13 9 (2.49%) Juniper
14 8 (2.21%) SolarWinds
15 7 (1.93%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.93%) Sun
16 5 (1.38%) McAfee
16 5 (1.38%) SAP
17 4 (1.10%) Business Objects
17 4 (1.10%) Veritas
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