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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead System Engineer
Rank 904 938 975
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 17 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.024% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 31
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +10.47%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 June 2016 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 13 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 June 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 +44 17 £55,000 -8.33% 5
London +37 7 £55,000 -21.42%
South East +52 5 £55,000 -5.17% 4
Hampshire +15 5 £55,000 +2.80% 4
Farnborough - 4 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire +19 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Leeds +16 3 £65,000 +8.33%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Lincolnshire - 1 £34,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £34,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £54,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £34,000 -
South West - 1 £54,000 - 1

Lead Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (39.34%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
3 16 (26.23%) ERP
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
4 15 (24.59%) PeopleSoft
5 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
5 14 (22.95%) DevOps
6 13 (21.31%) ITIL
6 13 (21.31%) Unix
7 12 (19.67%) Windows
7 12 (19.67%) Oracle
7 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
7 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
8 11 (18.03%) CRM
8 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
9 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
9 10 (16.39%) C
10 9 (14.75%) C#
10 9 (14.75%) Java
10 9 (14.75%) Python
10 9 (14.75%) IBM
10 9 (14.75%) SUSE
10 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) Validation
10 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.75%) Open Source
10 9 (14.75%) CouchDB
10 9 (14.75%) Ubuntu

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 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) SaaS
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 3 (4.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) BGP
4 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) CouchDB
1 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
1 9 (14.75%) Riak
2 2 (3.28%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) git-flow
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Electronics
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.56%) Chemistry
1 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.56%) Digital Media
1 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
1 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Unix
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.75%) SUSE
4 9 (14.75%) Ubuntu
5 8 (13.11%) AIX
5 8 (13.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) ERP
2 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
3 14 (22.95%) DevOps
4 13 (21.31%) ITIL
5 11 (18.03%) Automated Testing
5 11 (18.03%) CRM
6 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.75%) Open Source
6 9 (14.75%) Scrum
6 9 (14.75%) Validation
7 8 (13.11%) Data Management
7 8 (13.11%) Project Management
8 7 (11.48%) Coaching
9 6 (9.84%) High Availability
9 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
9 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) SOA
9 6 (9.84%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) C
2 9 (14.75%) C#
2 9 (14.75%) Java
2 9 (14.75%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.11%) Korn
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) Degree
4 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.84%) NFS
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.92%) XenApp
6 2 (3.28%) Docker
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.64%) Firmware
7 1 (1.64%) vCloud
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) CFEngine
1 2 (3.28%) logstash
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
1 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) PeopleSoft
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) IBM
4 4 (6.56%) SAP
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) AppSense
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Meraki
7 1 (1.64%) Sybase
7 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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