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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 51 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.44% 3.53% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 3.64% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 8
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.18%
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
405 385 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.36% 96.98% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 357 352 323
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Aerospace
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (28.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (24.00%) SCCM
7 6 (24.00%) Clustering
7 6 (24.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) Dell
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
7 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.00%) IIS
8 5 (20.00%) VBScript
8 5 (20.00%) Internet
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) Altiris
8 5 (20.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) SCOM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.00%) GSM
3 2 (8.00%) UMTS
3 2 (8.00%) LTE
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (36.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) IVR
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) VBScript
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.00%) XenApp
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Dell
3 5 (20.00%) Altiris
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago