The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 228 247 257
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 4 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.071% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 10
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,627
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +34.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.97%
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
5471 6204 6932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.65% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4642 4947 5573
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 4 £40,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Senior Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) MCITP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Office 365
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) High Availability
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) SCOM
9 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
9 3 (18.75%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) Information Security
9 3 (18.75%) Broadband
9 3 (18.75%) S/MIME

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Broadband
2 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) IPv6
2 3 (18.75%) S/MIME
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 2 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Email Filtering
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Security Hardening
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec