The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 107 98 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% 0.36% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.38% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £51,875 £49,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.86% +36.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%
Senior Systems Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1047 1044 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.23% 94.57% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 947 903 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
1 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP