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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead System Engineer
Rank 649 656 670
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 7 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.016% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.016% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Average salary £56,600 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.80% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +20.48%
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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £75,000 -
Brentford - 1 £47,500 -
Lead Systems Engineer
England

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (50.00%) DevOps
4 9 (45.00%) DNS
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) NFS
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Docker
6 6 (30.00%) Puppet
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) SaaS
7 5 (25.00%) PaaS
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX
7 5 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
8 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) PaaS
2 5 (25.00%) SaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Joyent
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) LDAP
4 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) git-flow
5 1 (5.00%) FishEye
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) LAMP
2 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) SUSE
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Perl
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Korn
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) NFS
2 6 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (15.00%) LXC
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) KVM
4 2 (10.00%) Xen
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Firmware
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (15.00%) Graphite
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (10.00%) logstash
6 1 (5.00%) Ansible
6 1 (5.00%) SCCM
6 1 (5.00%) SCOM
6 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Percona
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) Meraki
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam