The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 61 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.00% 1.82% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.88% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 13
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,800 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
674 906 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.29% 97.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 579 803 596
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Leicestershire region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +11 14 £40,000 +2.56%
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (95.12%) Microsoft
3 38 (92.68%) Clustering
3 38 (92.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (92.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (85.37%) IIS
5 32 (78.05%) VMware
5 32 (78.05%) Change Management
5 32 (78.05%) Hyper-V
6 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
6 31 (75.61%) TCP/IP
7 28 (68.29%) HP
7 28 (68.29%) Dell
7 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (63.41%) Incident Management
8 26 (63.41%) Problem Management
8 26 (63.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
10 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
11 20 (48.78%) SCCM
11 20 (48.78%) Altiris
11 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
12 19 (46.34%) Data Protection
12 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
12 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 17 (41.46%) SAN
13 17 (41.46%) Linux
14 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
14 16 (39.02%) EMC
14 16 (39.02%) IBM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 35 (85.37%) IIS
2 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) TCP/IP
2 17 (41.46%) SAN
3 11 (26.83%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) PBX
4 6 (14.63%) VoIP
4 6 (14.63%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (92.68%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (92.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (92.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (41.46%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Change Management
2 26 (63.41%) Incident Management
2 26 (63.41%) Problem Management
2 26 (63.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (46.34%) Data Protection
4 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) System Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Load Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
1 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Hyper-V
2 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
3 28 (68.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) SCCM
2 11 (26.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Microsoft
2 32 (78.05%) VMware
3 28 (68.29%) HP
3 28 (68.29%) Dell
4 20 (48.78%) Altiris
5 16 (39.02%) EMC
5 16 (39.02%) IBM
6 11 (26.83%) Cisco