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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 701 690 686
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 169 189 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 166 166
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -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
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -12 67 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire +9 39 £47,500 +26.66% 2
South East -2 24 £40,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands +18 16 £40,500 +8.00% 1
East of England -22 15 £41,250 +3.89% 1
West Midlands 0 7 £40,500 -19.00% 1
South West -12 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 196 (53.85%) Windows
2 175 (48.08%) VMware
3 145 (39.84%) Linux
4 119 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 110 (30.22%) SAN
6 102 (28.02%) Active Directory
7 77 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 74 (20.33%) MS Excel
10 71 (19.51%) DevOps
11 68 (18.68%) MS Exchange
12 64 (17.58%) UNIX
12 64 (17.58%) DNS
13 63 (17.31%) Service Delivery
14 62 (17.03%) Finance
15 60 (16.48%) Citrix
16 59 (16.21%) Cisco
16 59 (16.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 57 (15.66%) Project Management
18 56 (15.38%) Apache
18 56 (15.38%) Java
18 56 (15.38%) Degree
19 52 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
20 51 (14.01%) Firewall
21 50 (13.74%) ITIL
22 48 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2007
23 47 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
24 46 (12.64%) Hyper-V
25 42 (11.54%) SQL Server
25 42 (11.54%) DHCP

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 68 (18.68%) MS Exchange
2 56 (15.38%) Apache
3 48 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (7.14%) IIS
7 23 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (4.40%) Tomcat
9 15 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (3.85%) SharePoint
11 9 (2.47%) JBoss
12 6 (1.65%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.82%) Lync
13 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.55%) CMS
14 2 (0.55%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 74 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.55%) Simulink
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (3.02%) Office 365
2 10 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.37%) IaaS
4 4 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.27%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 110 (30.22%) SAN
2 64 (17.58%) DNS
3 51 (14.01%) Firewall
4 42 (11.54%) DHCP
5 38 (10.44%) WAN
6 37 (10.16%) LAN
7 36 (9.89%) TCP/IP
8 32 (8.79%) VPN
9 28 (7.69%) Wireless
10 18 (4.95%) iSCSI
11 14 (3.85%) VLAN
12 12 (3.30%) NetScaler
13 11 (3.02%) NAS
13 11 (3.02%) LDAP
14 9 (2.47%) SSL
14 9 (2.47%) Network Security
15 8 (2.20%) SNMP
15 8 (2.20%) SSH
16 7 (1.92%) BGP
17 6 (1.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.22%) MySQL
3 14 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.82%) 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 (0.27%) Redis
8 1 (0.27%) Big Data
8 1 (0.27%) VLDB
8 1 (0.27%) OLTP
8 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (5.49%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.10%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.10%) Bazaar
3 4 (1.10%) TestDirector
3 4 (1.10%) Subversion
4 3 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.82%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) dbdeploy
6 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.27%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 62 (17.03%) Finance
2 12 (3.30%) Telecoms
2 12 (3.30%) Retail
3 9 (2.47%) Banking
3 9 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.20%) Electronics
5 7 (1.92%) Advertising
5 7 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.65%) Games
6 6 (1.65%) Military
7 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.40%) LAMP
2 12 (3.30%) Web Services
3 11 (3.02%) .NET
3 11 (3.02%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.47%) XML
5 5 (1.37%) CSS
5 5 (1.37%) J2EE
6 4 (1.10%) JSON
6 4 (1.10%) WCF
6 4 (1.10%) jQuery
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.82%) WSH
8 2 (0.55%) SOAP
8 2 (0.55%) HTML
9 1 (0.27%) REST
9 1 (0.27%) WSDL
9 1 (0.27%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.87%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.22%) Clustering
4 17 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.20%) Derivative
7 7 (1.92%) Replication
8 6 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.37%) IVR
10 4 (1.10%) GIS
10 4 (1.10%) Open Source
10 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.82%) Chemistry
12 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.55%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.55%) DTV
12 2 (0.55%) PKI
12 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 196 (53.85%) Windows
2 145 (39.84%) Linux
3 76 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (17.58%) UNIX
5 59 (16.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (4.40%) CentOS
8 16 (4.40%) Solaris
9 14 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.02%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.75%) Debian
12 8 (2.20%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.92%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.10%) Android
14 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.51%) DevOps
2 63 (17.31%) Service Delivery
3 57 (15.66%) Project Management
4 50 (13.74%) ITIL
5 29 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (6.59%) E-Commerce
6 24 (6.59%) Configuration Management
7 17 (4.67%) Validation
7 17 (4.67%) Software Engineering
7 17 (4.67%) Load Balancing
8 16 (4.40%) Use Case
9 15 (4.12%) Migration
10 14 (3.85%) B2C
11 13 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (3.02%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (2.75%) SysML
13 10 (2.75%) UML
13 10 (2.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (15.38%) Java
2 41 (11.26%) Perl
3 24 (6.59%) PowerShell
4 23 (6.32%) Python
5 21 (5.77%) SQL
6 20 (5.49%) Bash Shell
7 16 (4.40%) C
8 13 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.30%) JavaScript
10 11 (3.02%) C#
10 11 (3.02%) Ruby
11 8 (2.20%) PHP
12 6 (1.65%) VBScript
13 5 (1.37%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.10%) Lisp
14 4 (1.10%) Scala
14 4 (1.10%) Haskell
14 4 (1.10%) Erlang
14 4 (1.10%) OCaml
15 3 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (15.38%) Degree
2 47 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (10.71%) MCSE
4 21 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (4.67%) Security Cleared
7 15 (4.12%) MCITP
8 11 (3.02%) MCSA
9 10 (2.75%) SC Cleared
10 9 (2.47%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.20%) MCTS
12 7 (1.92%) CCNP
12 7 (1.92%) CCNA
12 7 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.37%) ISTQB
14 4 (1.10%) MCP
14 4 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.55%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.12%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.57%) SLA
3 11 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.92%) JSP 440
5 6 (1.65%) QA
6 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 102 (28.02%) Active Directory
2 77 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 30 (8.24%) XenApp
5 26 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 23 (6.32%) vSphere
7 20 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.57%) XenDesktop
9 8 (2.20%) MetaFrame
10 6 (1.65%) XenServer
11 5 (1.37%) Xen
11 5 (1.37%) LXC
12 4 (1.10%) KVM
12 4 (1.10%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.10%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.82%) vCloud
14 2 (0.55%) Samba
14 2 (0.55%) Firmware
15 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (7.69%) SCCM
2 23 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (6.04%) Puppet
4 19 (5.22%) Nagios
5 17 (4.67%) WSUS
6 10 (2.75%) Backup Exec
7 8 (2.20%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.20%) CFEngine
8 7 (1.92%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.65%) Ansible
9 6 (1.65%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (1.37%) SCOM
11 4 (1.10%) Graphite
12 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.55%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.55%) EdgeSight
14 1 (0.27%) MOM
14 1 (0.27%) WMI
14 1 (0.27%) Munin
14 1 (0.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 175 (48.08%) VMware
2 119 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 60 (16.48%) Citrix
4 59 (16.21%) Cisco
5 37 (10.16%) NetApp
6 36 (9.89%) HP
7 26 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.87%) Dell
9 21 (5.77%) Oracle
10 15 (4.12%) EMC
11 14 (3.85%) Symantec
12 11 (3.02%) IBM
13 10 (2.75%) Juniper
14 8 (2.20%) Sun
15 7 (1.92%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.92%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.37%) Veeam
16 5 (1.37%) McAfee
17 4 (1.10%) Veritas
17 4 (1.10%) Business Objects
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