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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 345 420 418
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 68 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 41
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
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
16030 20889 21218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.05% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13356 17631 16914
Median salary £43,625 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +23 24 £90,000 +56.52% 2
Oxfordshire +27 16 £44,500 +1.13% 3
Surrey +16 16 £56,000 +40.00% 1
Berkshire +34 6 £70,750 +17.91%
Kent - 5 £39,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 63 (43.75%) Linux
2 56 (38.89%) Windows
2 56 (38.89%) VMware
3 42 (29.17%) Active Directory
4 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
5 38 (26.39%) Python
6 36 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (23.61%) DNS
8 33 (22.92%) Cisco
8 33 (22.92%) ITIL
8 33 (22.92%) Degree
9 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (19.44%) DHCP
11 26 (18.06%) Bash Shell
11 26 (18.06%) Office 365
12 25 (17.36%) Unix
12 25 (17.36%) Firewall
13 23 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (15.28%) PowerShell
14 22 (15.28%) Hyper-V
15 21 (14.58%) C++
16 20 (13.89%) Windows Server
17 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
18 18 (12.50%) Java
18 18 (12.50%) SQL
19 17 (11.81%) Finance
19 17 (11.81%) vSphere
19 17 (11.81%) High Availability
20 16 (11.11%) Virtual Environments

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 16 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.64%) IIS
4 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.94%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.56%) Apache
6 7 (4.86%) JBoss
6 7 (4.86%) nginx
7 3 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.69%) Drupal
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Office
2 9 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.06%) Office 365
2 23 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.03%) IaaS
4 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (6.94%) SaaS
6 7 (4.86%) PaaS
7 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.61%) DNS
2 28 (19.44%) DHCP
3 25 (17.36%) Firewall
4 14 (9.72%) LDAP
5 12 (8.33%) Internet
6 11 (7.64%) VoIP
7 7 (4.86%) Wireshark
8 6 (4.17%) ATM
8 6 (4.17%) Kerberos
8 6 (4.17%) MPLS
8 6 (4.17%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.17%) VLAN
8 6 (4.17%) WAN
8 6 (4.17%) xDSL
9 5 (3.47%) LTE
9 5 (3.47%) Wireless
10 4 (2.78%) 3G
10 4 (2.78%) 4G
11 3 (2.08%) UMTS
12 2 (1.39%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.86%) Aerospike
1 7 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
1 7 (4.86%) Redis
2 3 (2.08%) MySQL
2 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.69%) Trac
General
1 17 (11.81%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Marketing
3 6 (4.17%) Electronics
3 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.47%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.08%) Military
6 2 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.03%) Web Services
2 11 (7.64%) Java EE
3 8 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (5.56%) OpenCL
3 8 (5.56%) OpenCV
3 8 (5.56%) STL
4 7 (4.86%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.39%) .NET
5 2 (1.39%) Middleware
6 1 (0.69%) JMS
6 1 (0.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.17%) PKI
5 4 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.39%) Derivative
7 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.39%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.39%) Informatics
7 2 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Handset
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (43.75%) Linux
2 56 (38.89%) Windows
3 30 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (17.36%) Unix
5 20 (13.89%) Windows Server
6 11 (7.64%) Windows 10
6 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.86%) AIX
9 6 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.39%) CentOS
10 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.69%) Android
11 1 (0.69%) VMS
11 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.92%) ITIL
2 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.81%) High Availability
4 16 (11.11%) OO
4 16 (11.11%) OOD
4 16 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 12 (8.33%) Project Management
6 11 (7.64%) DevOps
6 11 (7.64%) Patch Management
7 10 (6.94%) SOA
8 9 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.25%) Scrum
8 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 8 (5.56%) Use Case
9 8 (5.56%) Validation
10 7 (4.86%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.86%) Network Architecture
10 7 (4.86%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (4.17%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) Python
2 26 (18.06%) Bash Shell
3 22 (15.28%) PowerShell
4 21 (14.58%) C++
5 18 (12.50%) Java
5 18 (12.50%) SQL
6 13 (9.03%) Ruby
7 9 (6.25%) PHP
8 7 (4.86%) Perl
9 6 (4.17%) C
9 6 (4.17%) C#
10 2 (1.39%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) Go
11 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (22.92%) Degree
2 16 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.42%) MCSE
4 13 (9.03%) MCSA
5 11 (7.64%) MCITP
5 11 (7.64%) MCP
5 11 (7.64%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.56%) CCNA
7 7 (4.86%) CCIE
7 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 36 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.81%) vSphere
5 10 (6.94%) Firmware
5 10 (6.94%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.69%) KVM
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.69%) XenApp
7 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) SCOM
2 4 (2.78%) Puppet
3 3 (2.08%) Ansible
3 3 (2.08%) OPNET
3 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.39%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.69%) FreeIPA
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (38.89%) VMware
2 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (22.92%) Cisco
4 8 (5.56%) Intel
5 7 (4.86%) Citrix
6 6 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.17%) F5
6 6 (4.17%) Juniper
6 6 (4.17%) NetApp
6 6 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (3.47%) IBM
7 5 (3.47%) LANDesk
7 5 (3.47%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.39%) Empirix
8 2 (1.39%) Google
8 2 (1.39%) HP
8 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.39%) Velocent
9 1 (0.69%) ANSYS
9 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
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