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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 230 226 214
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 14 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.13% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,300 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
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
5622 5902 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.10% 95.75% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4912 4276
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Devon - 5 £28,000 - 1
Wiltshire -2 4 £30,000 +3.44%
Bristol -16 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Dorset +3 1 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) Back Office
4 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Apache
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.00%) SaaS
6 2 (10.00%) PaaS
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) Clustering
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Development
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (70.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.00%) Business Development
2 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) BCP
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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