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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 155 147 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 25 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.04% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.07% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 18
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 £35,750 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (64.18%) Linux
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 33 (49.25%) DevOps
4 31 (46.27%) Apache
5 30 (44.78%) UNIX
6 28 (41.79%) Windows
7 26 (38.81%) VMware
7 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
9 24 (35.82%) Project Management
9 24 (35.82%) Service Delivery
10 22 (32.84%) Cisco
11 20 (29.85%) PCI DSS
12 19 (28.36%) DNS
13 18 (26.87%) ITIL
13 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (22.39%) SAN
16 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
16 13 (19.40%) DHCP
17 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
18 11 (16.42%) Firewall
19 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
19 10 (14.93%) Python
19 10 (14.93%) NetApp
20 9 (13.43%) HP
20 9 (13.43%) SQL
20 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
20 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
20 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (46.27%) Apache
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) DNS
2 15 (22.39%) SAN
3 13 (19.40%) DHCP
4 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.42%) Firewall
6 7 (10.45%) LAN
7 6 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (8.96%) LDAP
8 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (7.46%) WAN
8 5 (7.46%) VPN
8 5 (7.46%) BGP
9 2 (2.99%) Network Security
10 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.49%) Wireless
10 1 (1.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) OLAP
2 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 4 (5.97%) LAMP
2 4 (5.97%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Clustering
1 5 (7.46%) E-Learning
2 4 (5.97%) IVR
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 43 (64.18%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) UNIX
3 28 (41.79%) Windows
4 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.99%) CentOS
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.99%) Solaris
9 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.49%) Debian
9 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) DevOps
2 24 (35.82%) Project Management
2 24 (35.82%) Service Delivery
3 18 (26.87%) ITIL
4 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.96%) SOA
5 6 (8.96%) ETL
5 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.96%) Software Architecture
6 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.46%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.97%) Server Hardening
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.49%) Change Management
10 1 (1.49%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Java
2 10 (14.93%) Python
3 9 (13.43%) SQL
4 6 (8.96%) Perl
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.94%) MCSA
4 7 (10.45%) MCSE
5 4 (5.97%) CCNP
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.49%) MCTS
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) NCDA
7 1 (1.49%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.49%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) XenServer
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) WSUS
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.97%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.49%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) VMware
2 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
3 22 (32.84%) Cisco
4 10 (14.93%) NetApp
5 9 (13.43%) HP
6 6 (8.96%) Citrix
6 6 (8.96%) Splunk
7 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.97%) Avaya
8 4 (5.97%) Juniper
9 3 (4.48%) Dell
9 3 (4.48%) EMC
10 2 (2.99%) IBM
10 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.49%) Symantec
11 1 (1.49%) Remedy
11 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.49%) Google
11 1 (1.49%) Postini
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