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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 50 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.09% 3.16% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 3.23% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 9
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
467 371 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.70% 97.63% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 410 336 366
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Aerospace
5 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Dell
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (25.00%) SCCM
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (20.83%) SCOM
8 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
8 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
8 5 (20.83%) Altiris
8 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) PowerShell

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) LTE
3 2 (8.33%) GSM
3 2 (8.33%) UMTS
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (37.50%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) FMECA
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
1 5 (20.83%) VBScript
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.83%) XenApp
1 5 (20.83%) vSphere
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Citrix
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) Altiris
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) MKS
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds