The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Systems Engineer
Rank 440 455 443
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Systems Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.22% -12.00%
Principal 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Principal Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Principal Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Principal Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Principal Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Hampshire - 2 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Principal Systems Engineer
England

Principal Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Semantic Web
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Principal Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Principal 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 Principal Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP