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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 202 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.076% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.080% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Average salary £40,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,645 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-12.26% +25.00%
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
5009 5016 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.04% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4198 4246 4050
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,962 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 29 May 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
Shropshire -2 4 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £44,000 -
Staffordshire +10 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Automotive
7 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
7 2 (15.38%) CMMI
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) MKS
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
7 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) IPv4
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
1 2 (15.38%) CMMI
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) MKS
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint