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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 212 210 196
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.019% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.020% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +41.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £48,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £48,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
5402 5122 4626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.46% 95.29% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4538 4344 3941
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +9 4 £37,500 -22.68%
Coventry - 2 £37,000 - 1
Solihull - 2 £34,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £42,000 - 1
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 30 September 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
6 6 (42.86%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) NetApp
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
8 4 (28.57%) Security Management
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (28.57%) MCITP
8 4 (28.57%) Dell
8 4 (28.57%) MCSE
8 4 (28.57%) MCSA
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) HP
8 1 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (7.14%) McAfee
8 1 (7.14%) Sophos
8 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
8 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
London, coventry, sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago