The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 48 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.31% 2.51% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 2.52% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
321 437 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 99.77% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 256 372 475
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware