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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead System Engineer
UK
Rank 807 901 934
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 34 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.037% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.039% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 28
Median salary £61,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 15 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 February 2017. 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 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 +96 34 £61,000 +43.52% 4
London +89 18 £65,000 -18.75% 2
South East +66 5 £61,250 +14.48%
South West +13 5 £54,000 +27.05%
Gloucestershire - 5 £54,000 -
North West - 5 £40,000 - 2
Manchester - 5 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire +27 4 £52,500 -1.86%
Farnborough - 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +29 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Leeds +19 1 £52,500 -19.23%
West Yorkshire +14 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Oxford - 1 £70,000 -
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 31 (48.44%) Active Directory
1 31 (48.44%) ITIL
1 31 (48.44%) VMware
2 26 (40.63%) Windows
3 24 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 22 (34.38%) C
5 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
6 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (23.44%) Dell Compellent
7 15 (23.44%) Office 365
7 15 (23.44%) EMC
8 14 (21.88%) NetApp
8 14 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (21.88%) EqualLogic
9 13 (20.31%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
10 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (18.75%) Multichannel Retail
10 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
11 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
12 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
12 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (14.06%) Migration
14 8 (12.50%) SLA
14 8 (12.50%) SOA
14 8 (12.50%) Web Services
14 8 (12.50%) DHCP
14 8 (12.50%) DNS

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 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) DHCP
1 8 (12.50%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) LAN
2 6 (9.38%) SAN
3 5 (7.81%) ATM
3 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) VPN
3 5 (7.81%) WAN
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.56%) IPsec
6 1 (1.56%) Network Security
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) git-flow
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.81%) Back Office
1 5 (7.81%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Military
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) Node.js
2 2 (3.13%) Sensu
2 2 (3.13%) Serverless Framework
3 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.56%) libvirt
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (7.81%) PKI
4 3 (4.69%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 24 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (18.75%) Multichannel Retail
4 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
5 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (14.06%) Migration
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
7 8 (12.50%) Use Case
7 8 (12.50%) Validation
8 7 (10.94%) Chemistry
8 7 (10.94%) Service Management
8 7 (10.94%) Time Management
9 6 (9.38%) Service Design
10 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.81%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (6.25%) UML
12 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.69%) DevOps
12 3 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) C
2 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.38%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
7 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 7 (10.94%) Degree
6 3 (4.69%) MCSA
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.56%) CCIE
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) CCNP
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
5 1 (1.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) collectd
3 2 (3.13%) Graphite
3 2 (3.13%) OpenNMS
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Ansible
4 1 (1.56%) Cacti
4 1 (1.56%) Munin
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) VMware
2 15 (23.44%) Dell Compellent
2 15 (23.44%) EMC
3 14 (21.88%) EqualLogic
3 14 (21.88%) NetApp
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
4 7 (10.94%) Progress
5 5 (7.81%) Intel
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) Dell
7 3 (4.69%) Google
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.56%) IronPort
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.56%) Polycom
9 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) Siemens
9 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
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