The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead System Engineer
Rank 606 602 644
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 10 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.022% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £46,500 £54,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -
Lead Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43382 41176 47807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.47% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36237 34565 41496
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Trend in London

Lead Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Systems Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Lead Systems Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Lead Systems Engineer
England

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 10 (37.04%) Apache
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Ruby
5 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
5 7 (25.93%) Puppet
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Python
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) HP
6 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 6 (22.22%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) CentOS
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
7 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
7 5 (18.52%) VB
7 5 (18.52%) PHP

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) nginx
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
2 4 (14.81%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) OpenVPN
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
2 4 (14.81%) Hudson
General
1 4 (14.81%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) WSH
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Open Source
1 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
3 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
3 4 (14.81%) User Stories
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Communications Security
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
1 8 (29.63%) Ruby
2 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) VB
4 5 (18.52%) PHP
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) NFS
3 4 (14.81%) Postfix
3 4 (14.81%) VirtualBox
3 4 (14.81%) Varnish
4 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) vCloud
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Capistrano
2 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) HP
1 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) JBoss
3 4 (14.81%) Guidewire
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Reuters
5 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) IronPort
5 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks