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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 203 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.091% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.096% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +25.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £43,250 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £48,200 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
5126 5229 4617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.73% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4249 4442 3951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 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
Warwickshire +15 3 £37,500 -22.68%
Coventry - 2 £37,000 -
Solihull - 2 £34,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) NetApp
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (33.33%) Security Management
8 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
8 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (25.00%) MCITP
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) VPN
9 3 (25.00%) Dell
9 3 (25.00%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Security Management
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
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