The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead System Engineer
Rank 898 935 965
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 28 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 32
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,690 £49,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,150 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £58,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +14.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Systems Engineer in the job title.

Lead Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 28 £55,000 -5.17% 2
London +2 11 £55,000 -15.38%
East Midlands - 5 £39,690 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £54,000 -
South West - 5 £54,000 -
Leeds +7 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire +6 4 £65,000 +8.33%
West Yorkshire 0 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Derbyshire - 4 £39,690 -
Derby - 4 £39,690 -
Hampshire +16 3 £69,500 +29.90% 1
South East +14 3 £69,500 +19.82% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £75,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £53,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £34,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £34,000 -

Lead Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Lead Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 18 (27.27%) DevOps
4 17 (25.76%) ERP
5 16 (24.24%) PeopleSoft
5 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 14 (21.21%) Oracle
7 14 (21.21%) Unix
8 12 (18.18%) Windows
8 12 (18.18%) ITIL
8 12 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 11 (16.67%) Java
9 11 (16.67%) CRM
9 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 11 (16.67%) Ubuntu
9 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 10 (15.15%) C
11 9 (13.64%) Open Source
11 9 (13.64%) CouchDB
11 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
11 9 (13.64%) Riak
11 9 (13.64%) IBM
11 9 (13.64%) C#
11 9 (13.64%) Python
11 9 (13.64%) SUSE
11 9 (13.64%) Scrum
12 8 (12.12%) Korn

Lead Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) SaaS
3 5 (7.58%) PaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) SAN
3 5 (7.58%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (3.03%) BGP
5 2 (3.03%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
5 2 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) CouchDB
1 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
1 9 (13.64%) Riak
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
3 2 (3.03%) Redis
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) git-flow
2 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) JSON
2 2 (3.03%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
2 2 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Chemistry
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Unix
3 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 9 (13.64%) SUSE
6 8 (12.12%) AIX
6 8 (12.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Solaris
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
2 18 (27.27%) DevOps
3 17 (25.76%) ERP
4 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 12 (18.18%) ITIL
7 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.67%) CRM
8 9 (13.64%) Open Source
8 9 (13.64%) Scrum
9 8 (12.12%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) High Availability
10 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (9.09%) Coaching
11 6 (9.09%) SOA
12 5 (7.58%) Migration
12 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Java
2 10 (15.15%) C
3 9 (13.64%) C#
3 9 (13.64%) Python
4 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.12%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) NFS
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.06%) Docker
4 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) XenApp
5 2 (3.03%) LXC
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (1.52%) KVM
6 1 (1.52%) vCloud
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) Xen
6 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
1 4 (6.06%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.03%) CFEngine
3 2 (3.03%) Graphite
3 2 (3.03%) logstash
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) PeopleSoft
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) IBM
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.58%) VMware
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) Percona
7 2 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (1.52%) AppSense
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Meraki
8 1 (1.52%) SAP
8 1 (1.52%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
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