The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 246 249 225
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £31,376 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £40,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Manchester +4 5 £34,000 +1.49%
Cheshire +5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Merseyside +8 1 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 7 (41.18%) MCITP
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (41.18%) MCSE
7 6 (35.29%) MCSA
7 6 (35.29%) MCP
7 6 (35.29%) CCIE
7 6 (35.29%) CCNA
7 6 (35.29%) CCDP
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) NetApp
7 6 (35.29%) CCENT
7 6 (35.29%) MCTS
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) HP
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix
9 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.88%) Jetty
5 1 (5.88%) WordPress
5 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) IPv6
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) Broadband
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) PBX
4 1 (5.88%) PSTN
4 1 (5.88%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
1 1 (5.88%) Memcached
1 1 (5.88%) Sensu
1 1 (5.88%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) SUSE
7 1 (5.88%) Debian
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCSE
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (41.18%) MCITP
2 6 (35.29%) CCENT
2 6 (35.29%) MCTS
2 6 (35.29%) MCP
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSA
2 6 (35.29%) CCIE
2 6 (35.29%) CCNA
2 6 (35.29%) CCDP
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) NCDA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Varnish
4 1 (5.88%) Kamailio
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
4 1 (5.88%) Ceph
4 1 (5.88%) GlusterFS
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.88%) Opsview
2 1 (5.88%) cPanel
2 1 (5.88%) Graphite
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Plesk
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
7 2 (11.76%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) AppSense
8 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
8 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle