The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 159 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 19 63 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 1.71% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Systems Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3340 3562 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.37% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2658 2747 1916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (60.38%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 23 (43.40%) Cisco
4 21 (39.62%) VMware
4 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 19 (35.85%) DevOps
7 17 (32.08%) Java
7 17 (32.08%) Apache
8 16 (30.19%) Python
9 15 (28.30%) DNS
10 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (26.42%) ITIL
11 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (20.75%) UNIX
13 11 (20.75%) SAN
13 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
13 11 (20.75%) Firewall
14 10 (18.87%) LAMP
14 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
14 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (18.87%) Perl
14 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
15 9 (16.98%) DHCP
15 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.98%) SQL
15 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.08%) Apache
2 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.55%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) DNS
2 11 (20.75%) SAN
2 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.98%) DHCP
5 8 (15.09%) LAN
6 7 (13.21%) WAN
6 7 (13.21%) LDAP
6 7 (13.21%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (11.32%) VPN
8 5 (9.43%) BGP
9 1 (1.89%) Wireless
9 1 (1.89%) IPsec
9 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.89%) VLAN
9 1 (1.89%) ADSL
9 1 (1.89%) ISDN
9 1 (1.89%) CTI
9 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) OLAP
2 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) LAMP
2 7 (13.21%) Web Services
3 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
1 5 (9.43%) E-Learning
1 5 (9.43%) IVR
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) AS400
3 1 (1.89%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) iSeries
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.75%) UNIX
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.32%) CentOS
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) Solaris
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.89%) Debian
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) DevOps
2 14 (26.42%) ITIL
3 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) SOA
4 7 (13.21%) Software Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) Open Source
5 6 (11.32%) ETL
5 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.55%) Server Hardening
7 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.66%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) Python
3 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.87%) Perl
5 9 (16.98%) SQL
6 7 (13.21%) PHP
6 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.43%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.43%) CCNA
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) MCSA
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCVP
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) XenServer
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.21%) Puppet
3 5 (9.43%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) Graphite
3 5 (9.43%) Rundeck
4 4 (7.55%) SCOM
4 4 (7.55%) WSUS
5 2 (3.77%) Ansible
6 1 (1.89%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.21%) Splunk
5 6 (11.32%) Avaya
5 6 (11.32%) NetApp
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.43%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) ServiceNow
7 4 (7.55%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) Remedy
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Intel
9 1 (1.89%) Verint
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