Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior System Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 244 238
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 10 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 20
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £38,740 £32,909
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.43% +17.72% -15.62%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,610 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,625 £45,000 £41,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,039 5,904 6,803
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.27% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,243 4,726 5,413
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,838 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +21 8 £57,500 +64.38%
Leicestershire +18 1 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Senior Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Wiki
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) PKI
5 1 (10.00%) SCOM
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Front Office

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix