The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 191 203
Rank change year-on-year +17 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 3 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.083% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Median salary £37,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.30% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -10.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3510 4171 4693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.64% 97.36% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3096 3426 3688
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Wakefield +5 2 - -
Leeds +10 1 £37,500 -42.30%
Senior Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) IVR

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos