The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 53 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 19 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.25% 1.56% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 1.60% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 1
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
Leicestershire

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 18 April 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 38 (73.08%) Windows
1 38 (73.08%) VMware
2 35 (67.31%) Citrix
3 32 (61.54%) vSphere
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 30 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (55.77%) TCP/IP
6 24 (46.15%) HP
6 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 24 (46.15%) IIS
6 24 (46.15%) PowerShell
6 24 (46.15%) NetScaler
7 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (42.31%) Dell
7 22 (42.31%) Cisco
7 22 (42.31%) SAN
8 21 (40.38%) DNS
9 20 (38.46%) VBScript
9 20 (38.46%) Linux
9 20 (38.46%) SCOM
10 19 (36.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
11 18 (34.62%) Clustering
12 17 (32.69%) SCCM
13 16 (30.77%) XenApp
13 16 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (30.77%) CCNA
14 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (46.15%) IIS
2 19 (36.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 19 (36.54%) MS Exchange
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.92%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) TCP/IP
2 24 (46.15%) NetScaler
3 22 (42.31%) SAN
4 21 (40.38%) DNS
5 12 (23.08%) Wireless
6 10 (19.23%) Firewall
7 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (15.38%) Internet
9 4 (7.69%) VoIP
9 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (5.77%) Network Security
10 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Firmware
3 3 (5.77%) SCADA
4 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (38.46%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
2 11 (21.15%) Problem Management
2 11 (21.15%) Change Management
3 10 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Network Management
7 3 (5.77%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) CAD
7 3 (5.77%) Network Security Management
7 3 (5.77%) Security Management
8 1 (1.92%) FMECA
8 1 (1.92%) Requirements Management
8 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 20 (38.46%) VBScript
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (30.77%) CCNA
2 9 (17.31%) GWAPT
2 9 (17.31%) GPEN
2 9 (17.31%) CEH
2 9 (17.31%) GCIA
2 9 (17.31%) GSEC
2 9 (17.31%) GCFW
2 9 (17.31%) GCWN
3 6 (11.54%) CCNP
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 3 (5.77%) HNC
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.85%) MCITP
7 1 (1.92%) VCAP
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) vSphere
2 30 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (30.77%) XenApp
4 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) SCOM
2 17 (32.69%) SCCM
3 4 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) VMware
2 35 (67.31%) Citrix
3 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 24 (46.15%) HP
5 22 (42.31%) Dell
5 22 (42.31%) Cisco
6 14 (26.92%) SolarWinds
6 14 (26.92%) Altiris
7 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
8 7 (13.46%) NetApp
9 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.69%) IBM
11 3 (5.77%) Allen-Bradley
11 3 (5.77%) Siemens
12 2 (3.85%) EMC
13 1 (1.92%) MKS
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