The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 151 165 152
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.054% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.056% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £39,750 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 - £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,950 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3074 3546 2910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.78% 94.97% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2271 1916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
(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
Edinburgh +6 7 £42,500 - 1
Aberdeen +10 1 £37,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
5 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (30.77%) Replication
7 4 (30.77%) NetApp
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (23.08%) NAS
8 3 (23.08%) Puppet
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) EMC
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (15.38%) Dell
9 2 (15.38%) Subversion
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) NFS
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 2 (15.38%) Apache

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) OpenVPN
2 1 (7.69%) L2TP
2 1 (7.69%) PPTP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) BCP
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) pfSense
3 1 (7.69%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) SCSM
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) Isilon
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Perforce
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
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