The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Systems Engineer
Rank 878 857 852
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Systems Engineer 6 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.011% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,750 £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
Principal Systems Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100949 93805 104538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82529 78778 89901
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Principal Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer across the England region.

Principal Systems Engineer Salary Trend in England

Principal Systems Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 3 - -
North West - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Principal Systems Engineer
UK

Principal Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (45.00%) Military
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (45.00%) MATLAB
4 9 (45.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) Requirements Management
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) SAP
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Electronics
7 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Validation
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (20.00%) Physics
8 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (20.00%) Data Security
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) IBM

Principal Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (45.00%) Military
2 5 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Human Factors
4 1 (5.00%) VHDL
4 1 (5.00%) CESG
4 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) UML
1 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Requirements Management
3 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Data Security
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) DSDM
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) ABAP
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
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