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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 408 403 444
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 37 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 37
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -
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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Berkshire +22 19 £60,000 +23.07% 1
Oxfordshire -2 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Hampshire +17 5 £40,000 -9.09%
East Sussex +15 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey -13 2 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Kent -14 1 - -
West Sussex - 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 28 May 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 48 (62.34%) VMware
2 37 (48.05%) Linux
3 36 (46.75%) ITIL
3 36 (46.75%) Cisco
4 31 (40.26%) Red Hat
5 29 (37.66%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (37.66%) vSphere
6 27 (35.06%) CentOS
6 27 (35.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (33.77%) CCNA
8 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (32.47%) CCNP
9 24 (31.17%) Service Management
10 23 (29.87%) Windows
10 23 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (28.57%) EMC VNX
11 22 (28.57%) Python
11 22 (28.57%) EMC
12 21 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (27.27%) Puppet
13 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
14 18 (23.38%) Perl
15 16 (20.78%) RHCE
15 16 (20.78%) Nagios
15 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
16 15 (19.48%) Sonatype Nexus
16 15 (19.48%) RHCSA
17 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
18 11 (14.29%) Finance
18 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (12.99%) MPLS
3 9 (11.69%) Firewall
4 8 (10.39%) Network Security
5 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.79%) DNS
6 6 (7.79%) Internet
7 5 (6.49%) SAN
8 4 (5.19%) LAN
8 4 (5.19%) NAS
8 4 (5.19%) WAN
9 3 (3.90%) BGP
9 3 (3.90%) FTP
9 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.90%) OSPF
9 3 (3.90%) SSH
9 3 (3.90%) VPN
10 2 (2.60%) IPsec
10 2 (2.60%) SSL
10 2 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (3.90%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.60%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Avionics
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.30%) OpenCL
1 1 (1.30%) OpenCV
1 1 (1.30%) STL
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) EMC VNX
2 7 (9.09%) NHS
3 6 (7.79%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.90%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.60%) CMDB
7 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.05%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) CentOS
3 23 (29.87%) Windows
4 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
5 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (12.99%) Unix
6 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) SUSE
8 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.30%) AIX
9 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) ITIL
2 24 (31.17%) Service Management
3 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.19%) DevOps
4 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.19%) High Availability
4 4 (5.19%) Migration
4 4 (5.19%) Supplier Management
5 3 (3.90%) B2C
5 3 (3.90%) Coaching
5 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (3.90%) UML
6 2 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.60%) Business Development
6 2 (2.60%) Logistics
6 2 (2.60%) SDLC
6 2 (2.60%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) Python
2 18 (23.38%) Perl
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.19%) Ruby
6 3 (3.90%) C
6 3 (3.90%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.60%) R
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (35.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (33.77%) CCNA
4 25 (32.47%) CCNP
5 16 (20.78%) RHCE
6 15 (19.48%) RHCSA
7 5 (6.49%) Degree
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.19%) MCITP
8 4 (5.19%) MCP
8 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 4 (5.19%) MCSE
9 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.60%) CCIE
10 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.30%) CISSP
11 1 (1.30%) MCTS
11 1 (1.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (37.66%) vSphere
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.19%) XenApp
5 4 (5.19%) XenServer
6 3 (3.90%) NFS
7 2 (2.60%) iptables
7 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.30%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (27.27%) Puppet
2 16 (20.78%) Nagios
3 7 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) Ansible
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (62.34%) VMware
2 36 (46.75%) Cisco
3 31 (40.26%) Red Hat
4 22 (28.57%) EMC
5 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.69%) Citrix
7 5 (6.49%) Juniper
8 4 (5.19%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.90%) CommVault
9 3 (3.90%) NetApp
9 3 (3.90%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (2.60%) Canon
10 2 (2.60%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle
11 1 (1.30%) Dell
11 1 (1.30%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.30%) HP
11 1 (1.30%) Intel
11 1 (1.30%) Symantec
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