Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 266 297
Rank change year-on-year +15 +31 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.041% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.042% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,700 £45,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £54,625 £54,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,506 7,167 8,630
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.86% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,534 6,192 7,096
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 18 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
Leeds +22 8 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Senior Systems Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) New Relic
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (62.50%) GitHub
2 5 (62.50%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (62.50%) Terraform
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (12.50%) Docker
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) Packer
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (62.50%) GitHub
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Terraform
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix