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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 50 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 22 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.15% 4.06% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 4.20% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 8
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
679 809 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.28% 96.65% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 543 693 630
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,734 £45,000 £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 January 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 January 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 +10 15 £39,000 +2.63% 2
Hinckley - 1 £28,000 -
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 35 (81.40%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
3 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
5 22 (51.16%) Clustering
5 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (48.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (48.84%) IIS
7 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
8 18 (41.86%) VMware
8 18 (41.86%) Hyper-V
9 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
10 15 (34.88%) HP
10 15 (34.88%) Dell
10 15 (34.88%) SCCM
11 14 (32.56%) Problem Management
11 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
11 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
11 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
11 14 (32.56%) Altiris
12 13 (30.23%) Change Management
12 13 (30.23%) Data Protection
13 11 (25.58%) Retail
13 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
14 10 (23.26%) Linux
15 9 (20.93%) .NET
15 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
15 9 (20.93%) SCOM
16 8 (18.60%) DevOps

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 21 (48.84%) IIS
2 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 5 (11.63%) PBX
4 4 (9.30%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Ant
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 11 (25.58%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) IVR
3 3 (6.98%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.26%) Linux
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (32.56%) Problem Management
2 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
3 13 (30.23%) Change Management
3 13 (30.23%) Data Protection
4 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.95%) Release Management
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.98%) System Testing
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
11 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 18 (41.86%) Hyper-V
3 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) SCCM
2 9 (20.93%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 15 (34.88%) HP
3 15 (34.88%) Dell
4 14 (32.56%) Altiris
5 7 (16.28%) IBM
6 5 (11.63%) EMC
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
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