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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 707 636 729
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +93
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 175 195 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 148 177 140
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £33,950 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 -13 84 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Yorkshire -27 28 £50,000 +31.57% 1
South East -49 26 £53,250 +10.93% 1
East of England +2 13 £66,000 +65.00% 1
West Midlands +2 8 £37,500 -18.91% 1
North West -17 8 £33,500 +1.51%
South West -12 5 £34,500 -27.36%
East Midlands -17 3 £45,000 +18.42%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 170 (50.00%) VMware
2 162 (47.65%) Windows
3 151 (44.41%) Linux
4 107 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 96 (28.24%) Active Directory
6 93 (27.35%) Microsoft
7 89 (26.18%) SAN
8 88 (25.88%) DNS
9 76 (22.35%) Citrix
10 73 (21.47%) Finance
11 72 (21.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 65 (19.12%) MS Exchange
13 60 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 60 (17.65%) Firewall
14 58 (17.06%) Apache
14 58 (17.06%) Degree
15 56 (16.47%) DHCP
16 53 (15.59%) DevOps
17 51 (15.00%) LAN
18 49 (14.41%) SQL Server
19 48 (14.12%) UNIX
19 48 (14.12%) MS Excel
20 47 (13.82%) WAN
20 47 (13.82%) TCP/IP
20 47 (13.82%) ITIL
21 44 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2007
22 43 (12.65%) Perl
23 42 (12.35%) Oracle
24 40 (11.76%) Java
24 40 (11.76%) Red Hat

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 65 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 58 (17.06%) Apache
3 44 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (10.88%) SharePoint
5 36 (10.59%) IIS
5 36 (10.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 36 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (6.47%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.06%) nginx
9 4 (1.18%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.18%) Lync
9 4 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.18%) Drupal
10 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.76%) Simulink
4 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.59%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.35%) Joyent
3 6 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.47%) IaaS
5 3 (0.88%) Office 365
6 2 (0.59%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 89 (26.18%) SAN
2 88 (25.88%) DNS
3 60 (17.65%) Firewall
4 56 (16.47%) DHCP
5 51 (15.00%) LAN
6 47 (13.82%) WAN
6 47 (13.82%) TCP/IP
7 27 (7.94%) VPN
8 21 (6.18%) NAS
9 17 (5.00%) Internet
9 17 (5.00%) LDAP
10 16 (4.71%) VLAN
11 15 (4.41%) Network Security
12 14 (4.12%) Wireless
13 13 (3.82%) iSCSI
13 13 (3.82%) SNMP
14 12 (3.53%) SSH
14 12 (3.53%) NetScaler
15 5 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.65%) MySQL
3 19 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.18%) DB2
7 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.88%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 15 (4.41%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (1.76%) Hudson
5 4 (1.18%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.59%) Subversion
7 2 (0.59%) Maven
7 2 (0.59%) JIRA
8 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.29%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.29%) dbdeploy
General
1 73 (21.47%) Finance
2 24 (7.06%) Electronics
3 21 (6.18%) Aerospace
4 18 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.65%) Military
7 5 (1.47%) Banking
7 5 (1.47%) Marketing
8 4 (1.18%) Retail
8 4 (1.18%) Publishing
8 4 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.88%) Legal
10 2 (0.59%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.18%) LAMP
2 19 (5.59%) Web Services
3 14 (4.12%) XML
4 12 (3.53%) CSS
5 11 (3.24%) JSON
5 11 (3.24%) .NET
5 11 (3.24%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.94%) jQuery
7 7 (2.06%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (2.06%) Middleware
8 6 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.18%) WCF
10 3 (0.88%) WSH
11 2 (0.59%) HTML
12 1 (0.29%) J2EE
12 1 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.29%) Blackberry
2 11 (3.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.24%) Clustering
2 11 (3.24%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.76%) Open Source
4 6 (1.76%) EqualLogic
4 6 (1.76%) Hedge funds
4 6 (1.76%) Firmware
5 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.18%) Physics
5 4 (1.18%) Biotechnology
6 3 (0.88%) Derivative
6 3 (0.88%) DTV
7 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) Replication
8 1 (0.29%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 162 (47.65%) Windows
2 151 (44.41%) Linux
3 72 (21.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (14.12%) UNIX
6 37 (10.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (5.88%) Solaris
9 16 (4.71%) Ubuntu
9 16 (4.71%) CentOS
10 7 (2.06%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.76%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.47%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.88%) Debian
14 2 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.29%) Android
15 1 (0.29%) AIX
15 1 (0.29%) SUSE
15 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (15.59%) DevOps
2 47 (13.82%) ITIL
3 35 (10.29%) Service Delivery
4 27 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (7.94%) Project Management
5 25 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (5.59%) UML
7 19 (5.59%) Load Balancing
8 15 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 15 (4.41%) Configuration Management
9 12 (3.53%) MODAF
9 12 (3.53%) Incident Management
10 11 (3.24%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (3.24%) Build Automation
11 10 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (2.94%) V-Model
11 10 (2.94%) Data Modelling
12 9 (2.65%) ERP
12 9 (2.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.65%) Perl
2 40 (11.76%) Java
3 37 (10.88%) SQL
3 37 (10.88%) PowerShell
4 25 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.06%) Python
6 19 (5.59%) Ruby
7 14 (4.12%) C#
7 14 (4.12%) VBScript
8 13 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.24%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.94%) PHP
11 6 (1.76%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.47%) C
13 3 (0.88%) VB
13 3 (0.88%) C++
14 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.29%) AWK
14 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (17.06%) Degree
2 38 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (9.71%) MCSE
4 18 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (5.00%) MCITP
6 15 (4.41%) RHCE
7 14 (4.12%) CCNA
7 14 (4.12%) Security Cleared
8 13 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (3.53%) MCSA
10 11 (3.24%) MCP
11 10 (2.94%) MCTS
12 9 (2.65%) CCNP
13 5 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.88%) CCA
14 3 (0.88%) HNC
14 3 (0.88%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
14 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.24%) IEC 61508
2 10 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.35%) SLA
4 7 (2.06%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 107 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (28.24%) Active Directory
3 39 (11.47%) XenApp
4 33 (9.71%) vSphere
5 32 (9.41%) Hyper-V
5 32 (9.41%) VMware ESX
6 14 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (3.24%) MetaFrame
8 10 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 8 (2.35%) XenServer
10 7 (2.06%) vCloud
11 6 (1.76%) NFS
12 5 (1.47%) Varnish
13 4 (1.18%) VirtualBox
13 4 (1.18%) Postfix
13 4 (1.18%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.59%) Samba
14 2 (0.59%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 1 (0.29%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 32 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (7.35%) Puppet
3 19 (5.59%) SCCM
4 16 (4.71%) Nagios
5 11 (3.24%) SCOM
6 8 (2.35%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.76%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.47%) WSUS
8 5 (1.47%) Opsview
9 4 (1.18%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (1.18%) Capistrano
9 4 (1.18%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.88%) OpenView
10 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.88%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.88%) Munin
11 2 (0.59%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.59%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 170 (50.00%) VMware
2 93 (27.35%) Microsoft
3 76 (22.35%) Citrix
4 42 (12.35%) Oracle
5 40 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 39 (11.47%) Cisco
6 39 (11.47%) HP
7 36 (10.59%) NetApp
8 29 (8.53%) JBoss
9 23 (6.76%) Dell
9 23 (6.76%) EMC
10 15 (4.41%) SAP
11 14 (4.12%) IBM
12 12 (3.53%) Symantec
13 8 (2.35%) Juniper
13 8 (2.35%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.35%) Veeam
14 7 (2.06%) Altiris
14 7 (2.06%) Talend
14 7 (2.06%) Sun
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