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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 36 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.92% 6.23% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 6.44% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 7
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
380 528 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.22% 96.70% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 443 333
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (60.71%) Clustering
4 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (57.14%) IIS
6 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
7 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 11 (39.29%) HP
8 11 (39.29%) Dell
9 10 (35.71%) SCCM
10 9 (32.14%) SCOM
10 9 (32.14%) Altiris
10 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
10 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
10 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
10 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
11 8 (28.57%) Linux
11 8 (28.57%) Change Management
11 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (21.43%) Degree
14 5 (17.86%) Project Management
14 5 (17.86%) IVR

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) IIS
2 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) PBX
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) IVR
3 3 (10.71%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
2 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
3 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Load Testing
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
1 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCCM
2 9 (32.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) HP
3 11 (39.29%) Dell
4 9 (32.14%) Altiris
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £39,000 per annum + oncall, bonus (c15%), pension, other benefits
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