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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 136 152 133
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 37 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 0.75% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.77% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 15
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,463 £29,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,900 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (64.56%) Linux
2 46 (58.23%) UNIX
2 46 (58.23%) Java
3 44 (55.70%) DevOps
4 43 (54.43%) Apache
5 41 (51.90%) Service Delivery
6 36 (45.57%) Project Management
7 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
8 21 (26.58%) Windows
9 20 (25.32%) VMware
10 19 (24.05%) PCI DSS
10 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (20.25%) SAN
11 16 (20.25%) Active Directory
12 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
12 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (15.19%) SCCM
13 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (13.92%) ITIL
13 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (13.92%) DNS
13 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (11.39%) NetApp
14 9 (11.39%) DHCP
14 9 (11.39%) HP
14 9 (11.39%) LAN
14 9 (11.39%) Lync
15 8 (10.13%) Google

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (54.43%) Apache
2 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.39%) Lync
4 2 (2.53%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) DNS
3 9 (11.39%) LAN
3 9 (11.39%) DHCP
4 8 (10.13%) Unified Communications
5 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.06%) WAN
7 3 (3.80%) Firewall
8 2 (2.53%) Network Security
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
9 1 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Games
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) LAMP
1 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) IVR
2 1 (1.27%) CMDB
2 1 (1.27%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 51 (64.56%) Linux
2 46 (58.23%) UNIX
3 21 (26.58%) Windows
4 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.33%) CentOS
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.33%) Solaris
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.27%) Debian
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) DevOps
2 41 (51.90%) Service Delivery
3 36 (45.57%) Project Management
4 11 (13.92%) ITIL
4 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.13%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.27%) Migration
9 1 (1.27%) Change Management
9 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.27%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.27%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.27%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.27%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.27%) Network Management
9 1 (1.27%) High Availability
9 1 (1.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Java
2 8 (10.13%) Perl
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.33%) PHP
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
4 3 (3.80%) Python
4 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.86%) MCSA
3 5 (6.33%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) CCNP
4 3 (3.80%) CCNA
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.27%) MCTS
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) NCDA
5 1 (1.27%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) WSUS
3 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.06%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.27%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.32%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) NetApp
3 9 (11.39%) HP
4 8 (10.13%) Google
4 8 (10.13%) Postini
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.06%) EMC
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
9 2 (2.53%) IBM
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
10 1 (1.27%) Avaya
10 1 (1.27%) Intel
10 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.27%) Symantec
10 1 (1.27%) Remedy
10 1 (1.27%) F5
10 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
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