The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% - 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £29,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +28.12% -6.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 413 643 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.27% 98.62% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 334 584 493
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Staffordshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in Staffordshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £29,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
West Midlands

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Staffordshire region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware