The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 205 177 197
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.097% 0.19% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.20% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.44%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4880 3961 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.02% 94.60% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4206 3228 3843
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 West Midlands

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Solihull - 2 £33,500 -
Coventry -20 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) VMware
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) NetApp
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 2 (15.38%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCP4
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) MKS
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
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