The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Engineer
England / South East
Rank 326 408 412
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 59 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 37
Median salary £54,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
14451 18600 20106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.74% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11988 15817 16337
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +52 24 £54,000 +14.89% 4
Hampshire +26 11 £90,000 +24.13% 1
Kent +14 11 £39,000 -20.20%
Surrey +51 8 £56,000 +9.26%
Berkshire +10 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (43.65%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Linux
3 37 (29.37%) VMware
3 37 (29.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 32 (25.40%) DNS
5 32 (25.40%) Active Directory
6 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
7 28 (22.22%) Unix
7 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (22.22%) Degree
8 27 (21.43%) Python
8 27 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (19.84%) DHCP
11 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (19.05%) Patch Management
12 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
13 21 (16.67%) ITIL
14 20 (15.87%) SQL
14 20 (15.87%) IaaS
15 19 (15.08%) Office 365
15 19 (15.08%) LDAP
15 19 (15.08%) Bash Shell
16 18 (14.29%) Java
17 17 (13.49%) High Availability
17 17 (13.49%) C++
17 17 (13.49%) Kerberos
17 17 (13.49%) Cisco
17 17 (13.49%) Identity Management

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (9.52%) IIS
2 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.94%) Apache
4 9 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.56%) JBoss
5 7 (5.56%) Skype for Business
6 6 (4.76%) nginx
7 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.79%) Drupal
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (15.87%) IaaS
4 19 (15.08%) Office 365
5 14 (11.11%) PaaS
6 10 (7.94%) SaaS
7 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.40%) DNS
2 25 (19.84%) DHCP
3 19 (15.08%) LDAP
4 17 (13.49%) Kerberos
5 13 (10.32%) Firewall
6 7 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 6 (4.76%) ATM
7 6 (4.76%) Internet
7 6 (4.76%) NetScaler
8 5 (3.97%) PBX
8 5 (3.97%) PSTN
8 5 (3.97%) Skype
8 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.17%) VoIP
10 3 (2.38%) LTE
10 3 (2.38%) UMTS
10 3 (2.38%) WAN
10 3 (2.38%) Wireless
11 2 (1.59%) 4G
11 2 (1.59%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) Redis
2 6 (4.76%) MySQL
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.38%) Aerospike
4 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.97%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.79%) Trac
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
1 10 (7.94%) Marketing
2 5 (3.97%) Electronics
3 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Military
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) Java EE
2 7 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (4.76%) Web Services
4 5 (3.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.97%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.97%) OpenCV
4 5 (3.97%) STL
5 2 (1.59%) Middleware
6 1 (0.79%) .NET
6 1 (0.79%) JMS
6 1 (0.79%) LAMP
6 1 (0.79%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.32%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.32%) PKI
3 5 (3.97%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.59%) Derivative
4 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.59%) Health Informatics
4 2 (1.59%) Informatics
4 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Handset
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (43.65%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Linux
3 37 (29.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (22.22%) Unix
5 27 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 13 (10.32%) AIX
6 13 (10.32%) Mac OS X
7 8 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.17%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.38%) CentOS
10 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.59%) Debian
12 1 (0.79%) Android
12 1 (0.79%) VMS
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.05%) Patch Management
3 21 (16.67%) ITIL
4 17 (13.49%) High Availability
4 17 (13.49%) Identity Management
5 16 (12.70%) OO
5 16 (12.70%) OOD
6 13 (10.32%) Email Filtering
6 13 (10.32%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (9.52%) Project Management
8 11 (8.73%) Asset Management
8 11 (8.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 10 (7.94%) DevOps
9 10 (7.94%) SOA
10 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.14%) Validation
11 8 (6.35%) Integration Testing
11 8 (6.35%) Use Case
12 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.76%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.43%) Python
2 22 (17.46%) PowerShell
3 20 (15.87%) SQL
4 19 (15.08%) Bash Shell
5 18 (14.29%) Java
6 17 (13.49%) C++
7 12 (9.52%) Ruby
8 6 (4.76%) C
8 6 (4.76%) Perl
9 5 (3.97%) C#
9 5 (3.97%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
11 1 (0.79%) Go
11 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Degree
2 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.35%) MCSE
3 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.97%) MCSA
7 4 (3.17%) CCNA
7 4 (3.17%) MCITP
7 4 (3.17%) MCP
7 4 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.38%) CCIE
9 1 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 32 (25.40%) Active Directory
3 17 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (12.70%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (3.97%) vSphere
6 4 (3.17%) KVM
7 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.38%) Varnish
7 3 (2.38%) Xen
8 2 (1.59%) Firmware
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) SCOM
2 7 (5.56%) SCCM
3 6 (4.76%) Puppet
4 4 (3.17%) Nagios
5 3 (2.38%) OPNET
6 2 (1.59%) Ansible
6 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.79%) FreeIPA
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (29.37%) VMware
2 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.49%) Cisco
4 11 (8.73%) IBM
4 11 (8.73%) LANDesk
4 11 (8.73%) SolarWinds
5 7 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.76%) Citrix
6 6 (4.76%) F5
6 6 (4.76%) Juniper
6 6 (4.76%) NetApp
6 6 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (3.97%) Intel
8 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (0.79%) ANSYS
10 1 (0.79%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.79%) Symantec
10 1 (0.79%) Veeam
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£28k (jnr) to c£50k (snr) + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 20 days ago