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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 55 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.22% 4.05% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 4.18% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 9
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
529 359 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.96% 97.03% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 466 315 367
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) Aerospace
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (33.33%) SCCM
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) DNS
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) Dell
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
6 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 8 (29.63%) IIS
6 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (29.63%) XenApp
6 8 (29.63%) vSphere

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) LTE
4 2 (7.41%) UMTS
4 2 (7.41%) GSM
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (25.93%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) UML
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Network Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.93%) VBScript
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) GCIA
3 1 (3.70%) GSEC
3 1 (3.70%) GCFW
3 1 (3.70%) GCWN
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) GWAPT
3 1 (3.70%) GPEN
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
1 8 (29.63%) XenApp
1 8 (29.63%) vSphere
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Citrix
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) HP
3 9 (33.33%) Dell
4 7 (25.93%) Altiris
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) MKS
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Fortinet