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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 377 418 401
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 70 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 36
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
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
19844 21646 21117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 94.99% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16375 17252 17405
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 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 5 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
Surrey +21 21 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Hampshire +17 14 £40,500 +30.64% 2
Berkshire +9 14 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +19 4 £47,500 -
Kent - 4 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 3 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 67 (56.30%) VMware
2 60 (50.42%) Windows
3 55 (46.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
5 44 (36.97%) Firewall
6 41 (34.45%) SAN
7 40 (33.61%) TCP/IP
7 40 (33.61%) Cisco
8 38 (31.93%) ITIL
9 37 (31.09%) MS Excel
10 36 (30.25%) Linux
11 35 (29.41%) Active Directory
12 26 (21.85%) MS Exchange
12 26 (21.85%) Telecoms
13 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (21.01%) DNS
14 24 (20.17%) Wireless
14 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
15 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (19.33%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (19.33%) MCSE
15 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
15 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (18.49%) MS Office
16 22 (18.49%) HP
16 22 (18.49%) SC Cleared
16 22 (18.49%) Security Cleared
17 21 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
17 21 (17.65%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (21.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.76%) IIS
4 14 (11.76%) Apache
5 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (7.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.88%) IBM Notes
9 6 (5.04%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
10 5 (4.20%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.68%) JBoss
13 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.84%) Lync
13 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (31.09%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.84%) PaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (36.97%) Firewall
2 41 (34.45%) SAN
3 40 (33.61%) TCP/IP
4 25 (21.01%) DNS
5 24 (20.17%) Wireless
6 21 (17.65%) LAN
6 21 (17.65%) WAN
7 20 (16.81%) DHCP
8 17 (14.29%) VPN
9 15 (12.61%) VLAN
10 13 (10.92%) NAS
11 12 (10.08%) Internet
11 12 (10.08%) SMTP
12 11 (9.24%) DMZ
13 9 (7.56%) IMAP
14 8 (6.72%) SSL
15 7 (5.88%) VoIP
16 6 (5.04%) LDAP
16 6 (5.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 4 (3.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) MySQL
3 4 (3.36%) Big Data
4 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (21.85%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.84%) Publishing
3 1 (0.84%) Retail
3 1 (0.84%) Marketing
3 1 (0.84%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) MAPI
2 5 (4.20%) XML
3 4 (3.36%) HTML
4 2 (1.68%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.92%) Replication
3 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.56%) iPhone
4 9 (7.56%) Blackberry
4 9 (7.56%) PDA
5 7 (5.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.36%) PKI
6 4 (3.36%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.36%) User Experience
7 3 (2.52%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.52%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.84%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.84%) DTV
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (50.42%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Linux
3 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.24%) UNIX
6 9 (7.56%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.56%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.56%) Mac OS
6 9 (7.56%) Windows Vista
6 9 (7.56%) Android
7 6 (5.04%) CentOS
7 6 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.52%) Solaris
9 2 (1.68%) AIX
9 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Debian
10 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) ITIL
2 20 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (10.92%) Project Management
4 10 (8.40%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.56%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.88%) UML
6 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.88%) SysML
6 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.04%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.04%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.04%) Migration
7 6 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.04%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.20%) Service Management
8 5 (4.20%) ITSM
8 5 (4.20%) Software Testing
8 5 (4.20%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.61%) Perl
1 15 (12.61%) Python
2 13 (10.92%) SQL
3 9 (7.56%) C
4 8 (6.72%) Java
5 5 (4.20%) Ruby
5 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.36%) PHP
7 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.52%) C++
8 2 (1.68%) AWK
8 2 (1.68%) sed
9 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.33%) MCSE
2 23 (19.33%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (18.49%) SC Cleared
3 22 (18.49%) Security Cleared
4 19 (15.97%) CCNA
5 15 (12.61%) CCNP
6 14 (11.76%) MCP
6 14 (11.76%) MCITP
7 13 (10.92%) Degree
7 13 (10.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (9.24%) MCSA
9 9 (7.56%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (5.04%) HNC
11 5 (4.20%) MCTS
12 4 (3.36%) JNCIP
12 4 (3.36%) CCIE
12 4 (3.36%) CCDA
13 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
13 3 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (46.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
4 20 (16.81%) vSphere
5 16 (13.45%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (7.56%) XenApp
7 5 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.20%) vCloud
8 4 (3.36%) iptables
9 3 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.52%) UAG
9 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.52%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.68%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) Puppet
2 12 (10.08%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.20%) SCCM
5 4 (3.36%) Nagios
6 3 (2.52%) Ansible
7 2 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.84%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 67 (56.30%) VMware
2 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
3 40 (33.61%) Cisco
4 22 (18.49%) HP
5 14 (11.76%) Citrix
5 14 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.92%) Veeam
7 12 (10.08%) Symantec
8 9 (7.56%) Draytek
8 9 (7.56%) Apple
8 9 (7.56%) NetApp
9 8 (6.72%) Juniper
9 8 (6.72%) Oracle
10 7 (5.88%) EMC
10 7 (5.88%) Lotus
11 6 (5.04%) Avaya
11 6 (5.04%) 3PAR
12 5 (4.20%) F5
12 5 (4.20%) SonicWALL
13 4 (3.36%) Websense
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