Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £42,250 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior System Engineer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 113 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +121
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.14% 0.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Southampton median annual salary £42,250 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.50% - -
Hampshire median annual salary £62,500 £85,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -26.47% +107.32% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1403 1312 1342
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.11% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1169 1201
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.22% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,900 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Southampton

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Southampton

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Isilon
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Isilon
2 1 (50.00%) VMware