The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 361 424 381
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 81 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 23 47
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
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 South East

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Surrey +26 25 £37,500 -16.66%
Berkshire +21 16 £65,000 +8.33%
Hampshire +33 15 £32,500 +4.83%
Oxfordshire +17 12 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
Kent - 4 £40,000 -
East Sussex +18 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 69 (53.08%) VMware
2 61 (46.92%) Windows
3 58 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 44 (33.85%) Firewall
6 42 (32.31%) TCP/IP
6 42 (32.31%) Linux
7 40 (30.77%) ITIL
8 38 (29.23%) MS Excel
9 37 (28.46%) Cisco
10 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
11 31 (23.85%) SAN
12 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (20.00%) MCSE
14 25 (19.23%) MS Exchange
15 24 (18.46%) Python
15 24 (18.46%) DNS
16 23 (17.69%) Telecoms
16 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V
16 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (16.92%) Wireless
17 22 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (16.92%) MS Office
18 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
19 20 (15.38%) HP
19 20 (15.38%) LAN
19 20 (15.38%) WAN
20 19 (14.62%) Red Hat

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (10.77%) Apache
4 14 (10.77%) IIS
5 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.38%) IBM Notes
7 7 (5.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (4.62%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (4.62%) OpenStack
8 6 (4.62%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.54%) Lync
10 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.77%) JBoss
10 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (29.23%) MS Excel
2 22 (16.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) Office 365
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.08%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.85%) Firewall
2 42 (32.31%) TCP/IP
3 31 (23.85%) SAN
4 24 (18.46%) DNS
5 22 (16.92%) Wireless
6 20 (15.38%) LAN
6 20 (15.38%) WAN
7 17 (13.08%) Internet
8 16 (12.31%) VPN
8 16 (12.31%) DHCP
9 13 (10.00%) SMTP
10 11 (8.46%) VLAN
11 9 (6.92%) NAS
11 9 (6.92%) DMZ
12 7 (5.38%) IMAP
12 7 (5.38%) SSL
12 7 (5.38%) VoIP
13 6 (4.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (4.62%) HTTP
13 6 (4.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) MySQL
3 7 (5.38%) Big Data
4 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.69%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.77%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Publishing
4 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Law
6 1 (0.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) MAPI
2 4 (3.08%) XML
3 3 (2.31%) HTML
4 2 (1.54%) .NET
4 2 (1.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.92%) Replication
4 7 (5.38%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.38%) PDA
4 7 (5.38%) iPhone
5 6 (4.62%) Semantic Web
6 5 (3.85%) Clustering
7 4 (3.08%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.08%) User Experience
8 3 (2.31%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.54%) PKI
9 2 (1.54%) SCADA
9 2 (1.54%) Robotics
10 1 (0.77%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.77%) DTV
10 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 61 (46.92%) Windows
2 42 (32.31%) Linux
3 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.46%) UNIX
7 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.92%) CentOS
9 7 (5.38%) Windows Vista
9 7 (5.38%) Android
9 7 (5.38%) Mac OS
9 7 (5.38%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.08%) AIX
11 3 (2.31%) Solaris
12 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.54%) Debian
13 1 (0.77%) Fedora
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) ITIL
2 16 (12.31%) Project Management
3 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.46%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.15%) DevOps
7 7 (5.38%) SysML
7 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.38%) UML
8 6 (4.62%) Migration
8 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.62%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.85%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.85%) Network Design
9 5 (3.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) Python
2 18 (13.85%) Perl
3 16 (12.31%) SQL
4 14 (10.77%) Java
5 11 (8.46%) C
6 9 (6.92%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.15%) Ruby
8 6 (4.62%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.85%) C++
10 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.31%) PHP
11 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.54%) C#
11 2 (1.54%) AWK
11 2 (1.54%) sed
12 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.00%) MCSE
3 22 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (14.62%) MCITP
4 19 (14.62%) SC Cleared
4 19 (14.62%) Security Cleared
5 18 (13.85%) CCNA
5 18 (13.85%) MCP
6 15 (11.54%) MCSA
7 14 (10.77%) CCNP
8 12 (9.23%) Degree
9 11 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (6.92%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (4.62%) MCTS
11 6 (4.62%) HNC
12 4 (3.08%) CCIE
12 4 (3.08%) JNCIP
13 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
13 3 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
3 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V
4 17 (13.08%) vSphere
5 14 (10.77%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.15%) XenApp
7 6 (4.62%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.85%) vCloud
9 4 (3.08%) iptables
10 3 (2.31%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.31%) UAG
11 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.54%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (11.54%) Puppet
2 10 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 9 (6.92%) Nagios
4 7 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.62%) SCCM
6 3 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.31%) Ansible
7 2 (1.54%) Icinga
8 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 69 (53.08%) VMware
2 55 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 37 (28.46%) Cisco
4 20 (15.38%) HP
5 19 (14.62%) Red Hat
6 12 (9.23%) Citrix
7 11 (8.46%) Symantec
7 11 (8.46%) Veeam
8 10 (7.69%) Oracle
8 10 (7.69%) NetApp
9 8 (6.15%) Juniper
9 8 (6.15%) EMC
10 7 (5.38%) Lotus
10 7 (5.38%) Apple
10 7 (5.38%) Draytek
11 6 (4.62%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.62%) Google
11 6 (4.62%) Avaya
12 5 (3.85%) F5
13 4 (3.08%) Zerto
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