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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 133 154 121
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 37 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.13% 0.80% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.82% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 21
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
3160 3543 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.55% 97.15% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2889 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (62.34%) Linux
2 41 (53.25%) Java
3 39 (50.65%) DevOps
4 38 (49.35%) UNIX
4 38 (49.35%) Apache
5 33 (42.86%) Service Delivery
6 32 (41.56%) Project Management
7 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 28 (36.36%) Windows
8 25 (32.47%) VMware
8 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (28.57%) PCI DSS
10 18 (23.38%) Cisco
11 17 (22.08%) DNS
11 17 (22.08%) ITIL
11 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (19.48%) SAN
13 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (15.58%) DHCP
15 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
15 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
15 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (12.99%) SCCM
16 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (12.99%) Firewall
17 9 (11.69%) NetApp
17 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (49.35%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.09%) Lync
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.08%) DNS
2 15 (19.48%) SAN
3 12 (15.58%) DHCP
4 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.99%) Firewall
6 8 (10.39%) LAN
7 6 (7.79%) Unified Communications
8 5 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.49%) WAN
9 4 (5.19%) BGP
9 4 (5.19%) VPN
10 3 (3.90%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.90%) LDAP
11 2 (2.60%) Network Security
12 1 (1.30%) Wireless
12 1 (1.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.90%) OLAP
2 3 (3.90%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.49%) Retail
2 3 (3.90%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.90%) LAMP
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Clustering
2 4 (5.19%) E-Learning
2 4 (5.19%) IVR
3 1 (1.30%) CMDB
3 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Linux
2 38 (49.35%) UNIX
3 28 (36.36%) Windows
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.90%) CentOS
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.90%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) Debian
8 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) DevOps
2 33 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 32 (41.56%) Project Management
4 17 (22.08%) ITIL
5 10 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.79%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (6.49%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.90%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.90%) SOA
9 3 (3.90%) ETL
10 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.30%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.30%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.30%) Network Management
11 1 (1.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 6 (7.79%) Perl
2 6 (7.79%) Python
2 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.49%) SQL
4 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.90%) PHP
5 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.09%) MCSA
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 4 (5.19%) CCNP
5 4 (5.19%) CCNA
6 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.30%) Degree
7 1 (1.30%) NCDA
7 1 (1.30%) NCIE
7 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) QA
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) WSUS
3 4 (5.19%) SCOM
3 4 (5.19%) Puppet
3 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.30%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.47%) VMware
3 18 (23.38%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) NetApp
4 9 (11.69%) HP
5 6 (7.79%) Google
5 6 (7.79%) Postini
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix
7 4 (5.19%) Avaya
7 4 (5.19%) Juniper
7 4 (5.19%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.90%) Splunk
8 3 (3.90%) EMC
8 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.60%) Dell
9 2 (2.60%) IBM
10 1 (1.30%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.30%) Intel
10 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.30%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago