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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 653 726 671
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 201 164 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 167 146 135
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £44,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.28% +15.78%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +38 80 £55,000 +4.76% 13
South East +20 53 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Midlands +19 20 £40,500 +3.84%
East of England +23 11 £38,500 - 6
Yorkshire +11 10 £50,000 +53.84%
North West +3 10 £41,250 +29.66% 2
West Midlands -3 8 £44,000 -12.00% 1
South West -14 8 £29,000 -44.76% 2
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 207 (61.42%) Windows
2 161 (47.77%) VMware
3 153 (45.40%) Microsoft
4 130 (38.58%) Active Directory
5 113 (33.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 108 (32.05%) Linux
7 102 (30.27%) SAN
8 101 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 88 (26.11%) MS Exchange
11 78 (23.15%) Cisco
12 74 (21.96%) Firewall
13 72 (21.36%) DNS
13 72 (21.36%) MS Excel
14 71 (21.07%) ITIL
15 65 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 62 (18.40%) TCP/IP
17 61 (18.10%) Hyper-V
17 61 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
18 60 (17.80%) SQL Server
19 57 (16.91%) MCSE
20 56 (16.62%) IIS
21 55 (16.32%) Degree
22 54 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
23 52 (15.43%) HP
24 44 (13.06%) Citrix
25 41 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
26 37 (10.98%) vSphere
27 35 (10.39%) Clustering
27 35 (10.39%) DevOps

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 88 (26.11%) MS Exchange
2 61 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (16.62%) IIS
4 27 (8.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (7.42%) SharePoint
5 25 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (6.82%) Apache
7 16 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (4.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (3.86%) JBoss
10 10 (2.97%) Lync
11 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.59%) CMS
12 2 (0.59%) TPMS
13 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 72 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.26%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.31%) Office 365
2 16 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.48%) SaaS
4 3 (0.89%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 102 (30.27%) SAN
2 74 (21.96%) Firewall
3 72 (21.36%) DNS
4 62 (18.40%) TCP/IP
5 34 (10.09%) VPN
6 31 (9.20%) DHCP
7 30 (8.90%) Wireless
8 27 (8.01%) LAN
9 24 (7.12%) VoIP
9 24 (7.12%) WAN
10 18 (5.34%) VLAN
11 17 (5.04%) LDAP
12 15 (4.45%) NAS
13 14 (4.15%) SMTP
14 12 (3.56%) NetScaler
14 12 (3.56%) Network Security
15 11 (3.26%) iSCSI
16 10 (2.97%) Internet
16 10 (2.97%) DMZ
16 10 (2.97%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.42%) MySQL
3 22 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.59%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
1 11 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (2.67%) Subversion
3 4 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.89%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.59%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.30%) Hudson
6 1 (0.30%) RequisitePro
General
1 34 (10.09%) Finance
2 28 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.93%) Retail
4 13 (3.86%) Back Office
5 9 (2.67%) Law
6 7 (2.08%) Banking
7 6 (1.78%) Advertising
7 6 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.48%) Electronics
9 4 (1.19%) Games
10 3 (0.89%) Marketing
10 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.59%) Legal
11 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.59%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.75%) Web Services
2 13 (3.86%) XML
3 11 (3.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (3.26%) Middleware
4 9 (2.67%) LAMP
4 9 (2.67%) MAPI
5 7 (2.08%) .NET
6 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.78%) CSS
6 6 (1.78%) JSON
7 5 (1.48%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.48%) SAML
7 5 (1.48%) Classic ASP
7 5 (1.48%) HTML
8 4 (1.19%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.30%) HTML5
9 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.30%) JSP
9 1 (0.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.39%) Clustering
2 25 (7.42%) Replication
3 23 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.75%) Blackberry
5 11 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.67%) iPhone
6 9 (2.67%) PDA
7 7 (2.08%) Open Source
7 7 (2.08%) PKI
7 7 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.78%) User Experience
9 5 (1.48%) SecurID
10 3 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.89%) GIS
10 3 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.59%) DTV
11 2 (0.59%) Derivative
11 2 (0.59%) Social Network
11 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 207 (61.42%) Windows
2 108 (32.05%) Linux
3 101 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (9.79%) UNIX
7 25 (7.42%) Windows 7
8 23 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (4.45%) CentOS
9 15 (4.45%) Solaris
9 15 (4.45%) Windows XP
10 13 (3.86%) Ubuntu
10 13 (3.86%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.56%) Android
12 9 (2.67%) Mac OS
12 9 (2.67%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.89%) Debian
14 2 (0.59%) HPUX
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.07%) ITIL
2 54 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (10.39%) DevOps
4 27 (8.01%) Change Management
5 26 (7.72%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (6.82%) Project Management
7 20 (5.93%) Incident Management
8 17 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (4.75%) E-Commerce
9 16 (4.75%) UML
10 15 (4.45%) TOGAF
11 14 (4.15%) Configuration Management
12 13 (3.86%) Service Delivery
12 13 (3.86%) OOA/OOD
12 13 (3.86%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.56%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.56%) Load Balancing
13 12 (3.56%) Problem Management
13 12 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.20%) PowerShell
1 31 (9.20%) Java
2 30 (8.90%) Perl
3 29 (8.61%) SQL
4 23 (6.82%) Python
5 17 (5.04%) PHP
6 16 (4.75%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.15%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.15%) C
8 12 (3.56%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.08%) C++
10 6 (1.78%) C#
11 5 (1.48%) Ruby
11 5 (1.48%) VBScript
12 4 (1.19%) sed
12 4 (1.19%) AWK
13 2 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (16.91%) MCSE
3 55 (16.32%) Degree
4 32 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (8.31%) SC Cleared
5 28 (8.31%) Security Cleared
6 26 (7.72%) MCP
7 25 (7.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (7.12%) CCNA
9 21 (6.23%) MCITP
10 20 (5.93%) CCNP
11 19 (5.64%) MCSA
12 11 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.08%) CCDA
14 6 (1.78%) DV Cleared
15 5 (1.48%) MCTS
15 5 (1.48%) CCDP
15 5 (1.48%) HND
16 4 (1.19%) CCIE
16 4 (1.19%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.50%) PCI DSS
2 15 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.45%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (38.58%) Active Directory
2 113 (33.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (18.10%) Hyper-V
4 37 (10.98%) vSphere
5 24 (7.12%) XenApp
5 24 (7.12%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (5.93%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.97%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.37%) UAG
9 7 (2.08%) DFS Replication
9 7 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.19%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.89%) NFS
12 2 (0.59%) KVM
12 2 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.30%) vCloud
13 1 (0.30%) Dovecot
13 1 (0.30%) Openswan
13 1 (0.30%) SpamAssassin
13 1 (0.30%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 28 (8.31%) SCCM
2 21 (6.23%) Puppet
3 17 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.86%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.26%) SCOM
5 11 (3.26%) WSUS
6 10 (2.97%) Nagios
7 7 (2.08%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (1.78%) Cobbler
9 5 (1.48%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.48%) Ansible
10 3 (0.89%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.89%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.89%) Salt
11 2 (0.59%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.59%) SCSM
12 1 (0.30%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.30%) Cacti
Vendors
1 161 (47.77%) VMware
2 153 (45.40%) Microsoft
3 78 (23.15%) Cisco
4 52 (15.43%) HP
5 44 (13.06%) Citrix
6 31 (9.20%) IBM
7 30 (8.90%) Red Hat
8 29 (8.61%) Oracle
9 28 (8.31%) EMC
10 22 (6.53%) Dell
10 22 (6.53%) NetApp
11 15 (4.45%) Juniper
12 14 (4.15%) Symantec
12 14 (4.15%) Veeam
13 13 (3.86%) Apple
14 11 (3.26%) Talend
14 11 (3.26%) 3PAR
14 11 (3.26%) TIBCO
15 9 (2.67%) Draytek
15 9 (2.67%) AppSense
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a brilliant benefits package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
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South West
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