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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead System Engineer
Rank 621 631 613
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.021% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.023% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £54,250 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.57%
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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
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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 +28 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Lead Systems Engineer
England

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Puppet
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (37.50%) Retail
6 6 (37.50%) Coaching
6 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (31.25%) SLA
8 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (18.75%) Service Management
9 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) Python
10 2 (12.50%) C
10 2 (12.50%) Perl
10 2 (12.50%) MySQL
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Joyent
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Fedora
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Coaching
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Xen
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Graphite
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Percona
2 1 (6.25%) CyberSource
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp