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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 42 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.98% 3.75% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.84% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 5
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -0.66%
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
365 547 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.92% 97.68% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 321 464 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £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 29 December 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) Clustering
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
9 6 (33.33%) VMware
9 6 (33.33%) Degree
9 6 (33.33%) SCCM
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
10 5 (27.78%) IVR
10 5 (27.78%) Project Management
10 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 5 (27.78%) Dell
10 5 (27.78%) IIS
10 5 (27.78%) Linux
10 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
10 5 (27.78%) PBX
11 4 (22.22%) HP
11 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 4 (22.22%) Change Management
11 4 (22.22%) Altiris
11 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 4 (22.22%) SCOM
11 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) PBX
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) IVR
3 3 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Altiris
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
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