The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 99 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% -11.45%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% -3.48%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1277 954 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 94.74% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 800 932
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram 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 5 March 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
(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 -17 5 £40,750 -4.11%
Senior Systems Engineer
UK

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
4 3 (37.50%) MCITP
4 3 (37.50%) Resilience Testing
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) RHCE
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Resilience Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) RHCE
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat