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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 409 419 420
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 39 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 21
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -1.20%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Berkshire +11 23 £60,000 - 2
Kent +4 4 £48,875 -4.86% 2
West Sussex -2 4 £40,000 -
Surrey -1 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Sussex +7 2 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,750 -
Hampshire +8 1 £72,500 +81.25%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (54.13%) VMware
2 55 (50.46%) Linux
3 43 (39.45%) ITIL
3 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
4 41 (37.61%) Windows
5 40 (36.70%) Red Hat
6 39 (35.78%) Python
7 35 (32.11%) Cisco
8 34 (31.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (29.36%) Puppet
9 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
10 31 (28.44%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (28.44%) Perl
11 30 (27.52%) CentOS
12 28 (25.69%) TCP/IP
13 27 (24.77%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (23.85%) Nagios
15 23 (21.10%) Project Management
15 23 (21.10%) CCNA
16 22 (20.18%) EMC
17 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
17 21 (19.27%) Firewall
18 20 (18.35%) SLA
18 20 (18.35%) vSphere
18 20 (18.35%) Windows Server
19 19 (17.43%) Cisco Nexus
20 18 (16.51%) EMC VNX
20 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
20 18 (16.51%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (12.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.17%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.67%) IIS
6 3 (2.75%) Apache
6 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.26%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.42%) Google App Engine
4 7 (6.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.75%) SaaS
6 2 (1.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) PaaS
7 1 (0.92%) Office 365
7 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) TCP/IP
2 21 (19.27%) Firewall
3 19 (17.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (15.60%) LAN
4 17 (15.60%) WAN
5 15 (13.76%) Internet
6 13 (11.93%) DNS
7 12 (11.01%) MPLS
8 11 (10.09%) BGP
8 11 (10.09%) OSPF
8 11 (10.09%) VPN
9 10 (9.17%) IPsec
10 8 (7.34%) SSL
10 8 (7.34%) VXLAN
11 5 (4.59%) Ethernet
11 5 (4.59%) GPRS
11 5 (4.59%) GSM
11 5 (4.59%) Modbus
11 5 (4.59%) PSTN
12 4 (3.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) Big Data
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) MySQL
3 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.83%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.92%) JUnit
4 1 (0.92%) Selenium
4 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.92%) WATIR
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Publishing
3 4 (3.67%) Law
4 2 (1.83%) Avionics
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) LAMP
1 3 (2.75%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (1.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.92%) .NET
3 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) EMC VNX
2 7 (6.42%) Semantic Web
3 6 (5.50%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.59%) SCADA
5 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.92%) Robotics
7 1 (0.92%) Verilog
7 1 (0.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.46%) Linux
2 41 (37.61%) Windows
3 30 (27.52%) CentOS
4 20 (18.35%) Windows Server
5 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (11.01%) Unix
6 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.67%) AIX
10 3 (2.75%) Debian
10 3 (2.75%) Fedora
11 2 (1.83%) SUSE
11 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) ITIL
2 23 (21.10%) Project Management
3 17 (15.60%) Service Management
4 14 (12.84%) Asset Management
4 14 (12.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (11.93%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.01%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.01%) Migration
7 10 (9.17%) DevOps
8 7 (6.42%) API Integration
9 5 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.67%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.67%) High Availability
10 4 (3.67%) Information Security
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 4 (3.67%) Logistics
10 4 (3.67%) Network Design
10 4 (3.67%) Software Deployment
11 3 (2.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.78%) Python
2 31 (28.44%) Perl
3 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
4 13 (11.93%) SQL
5 11 (10.09%) Java
6 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.17%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) C
7 3 (2.75%) C++
8 2 (1.83%) R
9 1 (0.92%) C#
9 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (28.44%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (21.10%) CCNA
3 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (16.51%) CCNP
4 18 (16.51%) MCITP
4 18 (16.51%) MCSE
4 18 (16.51%) RHCE
4 18 (16.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (15.60%) MCSA
6 16 (14.68%) RHCSA
7 14 (12.84%) MCP
8 8 (7.34%) CCIE
8 8 (7.34%) JNCIP
9 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
9 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.75%) Degree
11 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.92%) MCTS
11 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) Def Stans
2 4 (3.67%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 34 (31.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
3 20 (18.35%) vSphere
4 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.34%) iptables
5 8 (7.34%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.67%) XenApp
7 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.75%) XenServer
8 2 (1.83%) NFS
8 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.92%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.92%) Firmware
9 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (29.36%) Puppet
2 27 (24.77%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (23.85%) Nagios
4 4 (3.67%) Icinga
5 3 (2.75%) SCCM
6 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (54.13%) VMware
2 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
3 40 (36.70%) Red Hat
4 35 (32.11%) Cisco
5 22 (20.18%) EMC
6 10 (9.17%) Juniper
7 9 (8.26%) Citrix
7 9 (8.26%) Oracle
8 8 (7.34%) Forcepoint
9 7 (6.42%) Google
10 4 (3.67%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.67%) NetApp
11 3 (2.75%) HP
12 2 (1.83%) Canon
12 2 (1.83%) CommVault
12 2 (1.83%) RightScale
12 2 (1.83%) Sophos
12 2 (1.83%) Symantec
12 2 (1.83%) Veeam
13 1 (0.92%) Qualys
Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £41000 - £56750 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £41000 - £56750 per annum + Benefits
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