The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 230 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 5 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Average salary £34,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £45,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £49,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5791 4811 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.04% 95.02% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4145 4826
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 the South West

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Dorset - 3 - -
Bristol -11 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £29,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (61.11%) Aerospace
1 11 (61.11%) MODAF
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
1 11 (61.11%) UML
1 11 (61.11%) IEC 61508
1 11 (61.11%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (55.56%) V-Model
2 10 (55.56%) Electronics
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) MCSE
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 3 (16.67%) XenServer
6 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) QA
6 3 (16.67%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (61.11%) Aerospace
2 10 (55.56%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) Firmware
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) MODAF
1 11 (61.11%) UML
2 10 (55.56%) V-Model
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (16.67%) CCA
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) IEC 61508
2 3 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam