The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 217 218 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 12 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.29%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Dorset -1 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Devon - 3 £28,000 -
Bristol -1 1 £33,000 - 1
Wiltshire -15 1 £44,000 -7.36%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Citrix
4 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
4 10 (52.63%) DHCP
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) DNS
4 10 (52.63%) ITIL
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (47.37%) Internet
5 9 (47.37%) MCP
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) LAN
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) MCSE
8 6 (31.58%) UNIX
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 6 (31.58%) XenApp
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) SCCM
9 5 (26.32%) SCOM
9 5 (26.32%) MCITP
9 5 (26.32%) WSUS
9 5 (26.32%) Network Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (21.05%) Lync
4 4 (21.05%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) Apache
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DHCP
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) Internet
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Solaris
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.53%) MODAF
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) MCSE
4 5 (26.32%) CCA
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (26.32%) MCITP
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (21.05%) MCSA
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (31.58%) XenApp
5 5 (26.32%) XenServer
5 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (26.32%) ISA Server
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) WSUS
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat