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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 108 135 129
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 81 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.11% 0.75% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.79% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 17 26
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £34,600 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
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
3708 2547 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.79% 96.04% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2018 2309
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 77 (65.81%) Linux
2 75 (64.10%) UNIX
3 49 (41.88%) Apache
4 45 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 45 (38.46%) DevOps
5 32 (27.35%) Java
6 31 (26.50%) Windows
7 30 (25.64%) ITIL
8 27 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (23.08%) OpenStack
9 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 26 (22.22%) Project Management
10 25 (21.37%) HP
10 25 (21.37%) E-Commerce
10 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (20.51%) OpenView
11 24 (20.51%) Incident Management
12 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
13 19 (16.24%) Nagios
14 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (11.11%) Red Hat
16 13 (11.11%) B2C
16 13 (11.11%) Cisco
16 13 (11.11%) VMware
17 12 (10.26%) LAMP
17 12 (10.26%) DNS
18 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 49 (41.88%) Apache
2 27 (23.08%) OpenStack
3 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
4 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (5.13%) Lync
7 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.85%) IIS
11 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) DNS
2 10 (8.55%) LAN
3 9 (7.69%) WAN
3 9 (7.69%) SAN
3 9 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (5.98%) DHCP
5 6 (5.13%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.56%) VPN
7 3 (2.56%) FTP
7 3 (2.56%) HTTP
7 3 (2.56%) SMTP
7 3 (2.56%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.56%) SSH
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.85%) OSPF
8 1 (0.85%) MGCP
8 1 (0.85%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) LAMP
2 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.27%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) GIS
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (65.81%) Linux
2 75 (64.10%) UNIX
3 31 (26.50%) Windows
4 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.69%) Solaris
8 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.71%) SUSE
10 2 (1.71%) CentOS
11 1 (0.85%) Debian
11 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 45 (38.46%) DevOps
2 30 (25.64%) ITIL
3 26 (22.22%) Project Management
4 25 (21.37%) E-Commerce
5 24 (20.51%) Incident Management
6 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.11%) B2C
8 7 (5.98%) Migration
9 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (3.42%) Data Management
11 4 (3.42%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.56%) Change Management
13 1 (0.85%) ITSM
13 1 (0.85%) Scrum
13 1 (0.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) Java
2 10 (8.55%) SQL
3 6 (5.13%) Python
3 6 (5.13%) Ruby
3 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.27%) PHP
5 3 (2.56%) C
6 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.69%) MCSE
3 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.42%) CCNA
4 4 (3.42%) MCITP
5 2 (1.71%) Degree
6 1 (0.85%) CCVP
6 1 (0.85%) MCTS
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) XenServer
3 1 (0.85%) vSphere
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (20.51%) OpenView
2 19 (16.24%) Nagios
3 10 (8.55%) SCCM
4 7 (5.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (5.13%) SCOM
6 2 (1.71%) Puppet
6 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.85%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.37%) HP
3 13 (11.11%) Cisco
3 13 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 13 (11.11%) VMware
4 7 (5.98%) Symantec
5 6 (5.13%) Google
5 6 (5.13%) Postini
5 6 (5.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.56%) Citrix
7 2 (1.71%) NetApp
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) Avaya
8 1 (0.85%) Juniper
8 1 (0.85%) Syncsort
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) Verint
8 1 (0.85%) Brocade
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