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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 46 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.02% 3.11% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 3.20% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 2
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -4.40%
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
387 437 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.48% 97.11% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 338 393 279
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (26.92%) Clustering
8 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) IVR
9 5 (19.23%) Project Management
9 5 (19.23%) PBX
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.54%) SAN
11 3 (11.54%) UNIX
11 3 (11.54%) Dell
11 3 (11.54%) DNS
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (11.54%) VMware
11 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
11 3 (11.54%) Life Science
11 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (11.54%) SCCM
12 2 (7.69%) SCOM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) PBX
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) LTE
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) GSM
3 2 (7.69%) UMTS
3 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) IVR
3 3 (11.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) UML
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) C
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) C++
1 2 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Dell
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Altiris
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
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