The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 82 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.07% 0.087% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.091% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Senior Systems Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1073 1100 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.06% 95.90% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 964 975 761
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the South Wales region.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Cardiff - 9 £35,000 -
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
Wales

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 22 (75.86%) Linux
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) ITIL
3 15 (51.72%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) Solaris
4 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
4 12 (41.38%) LAMP
5 11 (37.93%) RHCE
5 11 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (34.48%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) HP
7 9 (31.03%) NetApp
8 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) Electronics
9 7 (24.14%) Aerospace
9 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
9 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (24.14%) Avionics
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) UNIX
10 6 (20.69%) Service Management
10 6 (20.69%) Change Management
10 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 7 (24.14%) Electronics
1 7 (24.14%) Aerospace
1 7 (24.14%) Avionics
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Solaris
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.69%) UNIX
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Competitive Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) RHCE
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) MCITP
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
3 9 (31.03%) NetApp
3 9 (31.03%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds