The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead System Engineer
Rank 891 832 891
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 24 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.034% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.036% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 12
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £29,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Lead Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 19 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
England -40 22 £55,000 +15.78% 4
London -36 7 £60,000 - 2
East of England -8 6 £66,000 +1.53%
Hertfordshire - 4 £66,000 -
South East -28 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Surrey - 3 £52,500 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Essex -2 2 £52,500 -19.23%
North West -7 1 - -
East Midlands -16 1 £32,500 +10.16%
Yorkshire -27 1 £42,000 +20.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £42,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £62,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 16 (34.04%) MySQL
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Apache
3 13 (27.66%) Linux
4 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.53%) Puppet
4 12 (25.53%) DevOps
5 11 (23.40%) LAN
5 11 (23.40%) WAN
6 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
7 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
8 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
8 8 (17.02%) UNIX
8 8 (17.02%) JBoss
8 8 (17.02%) Python
8 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 7 (14.89%) Ruby
9 7 (14.89%) Degree
9 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
9 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.89%) DHCP
9 7 (14.89%) PHP
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) DNS
9 7 (14.89%) Citrix
9 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 7 (14.89%) CentOS

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (29.79%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) nginx
2 4 (8.51%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.51%) Drupal
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 9iAS
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) LAN
1 11 (23.40%) WAN
2 7 (14.89%) DHCP
2 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 6 (12.77%) SAN
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) OpenVPN
6 3 (6.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.13%) LDAP
7 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) NAS
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
2 4 (8.51%) Hudson
General
1 4 (8.51%) Publishing
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) XML
2 3 (6.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.13%) WSH
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) UNIX
4 7 (14.89%) CentOS
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (25.53%) DevOps
2 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
4 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.51%) User Stories
5 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.26%) Communications Security
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) Ruby
3 7 (14.89%) PHP
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.77%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) VB
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) Perl
6 4 (8.51%) C#
7 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Postfix
3 4 (8.51%) Varnish
3 4 (8.51%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.51%) NFS
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) Xen
5 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
2 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.51%) Vagrant
3 4 (8.51%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.02%) JBoss
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Guidewire
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
6 3 (6.38%) Amdocs
6 3 (6.38%) LANDesk
6 3 (6.38%) McAfee
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Red Gate
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) IronPort
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Reuters
8 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
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