Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 21 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 106 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.22% 0.32% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.34% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £43,349 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -8.74% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,122 £41,595
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,575 £53,750
North West median annual salary £44,736 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% - +19.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 857 1,184 928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 93.67% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 683 870 709
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £56,250 £56,350
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Merseyside

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Merseyside

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +22 1 £42,500 -1.96% 3
Prescot - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
North West

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware