The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 August 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 89 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.19% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £33,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.84% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1295 1231 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 96.02% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1094 840
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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
South Wales +5 14 £33,500 -11.84%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 22 (61.11%) Linux
3 20 (55.56%) Degree
4 16 (44.44%) ITIL
5 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
5 13 (36.11%) Solaris
5 13 (36.11%) LAMP
5 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (33.33%) Avionics
6 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 12 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 12 (33.33%) Electronics
6 12 (33.33%) Aerospace
6 12 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 11 (30.56%) RHCE
7 11 (30.56%) NetApp
7 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (25.00%) HP
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (19.44%) UNIX
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (16.67%) Service Management
10 6 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) Change Management

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Avionics
1 12 (33.33%) Electronics
1 12 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Robotics
3 2 (5.56%) Firmware
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Solaris
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) UNIX
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Service Management
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Data Management
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) VB
2 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
2 5 (13.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) RHCE
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Cobbler
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
3 11 (30.56%) NetApp
4 9 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) 3PAR