The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead System Engineer
Rank 862 880 883
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +21.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +21.33%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 17 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 26 January 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
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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 +9 18 £47,500 +4.39% 2
South East -24 8 £47,500 -5.94%
South West - 7 £42,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 6 £42,500 - 1
Dorset - 6 £42,500 - 1
Oxford - 4 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £34,500 -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £34,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
London - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) DNS
3 22 (44.00%) Perl
4 21 (42.00%) Bash Shell
5 19 (38.00%) HTTP
6 18 (36.00%) Windows
6 18 (36.00%) VMware
7 17 (34.00%) DHCP
8 16 (32.00%) MySQL
8 16 (32.00%) Red Hat
8 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (32.00%) Puppet
9 15 (30.00%) PHP
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (30.00%) DevOps
10 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
11 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
11 12 (24.00%) CentOS
11 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (22.00%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.00%) ITIL
13 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
13 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (16.00%) Project Management
15 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (14.00%) SAN

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) nginx
3 2 (4.00%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) DNS
2 19 (38.00%) HTTP
3 17 (34.00%) DHCP
4 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.00%) SAN
6 6 (12.00%) LAN
7 5 (10.00%) WAN
7 5 (10.00%) Telnet
8 4 (8.00%) VLAN
8 4 (8.00%) VoIP
8 4 (8.00%) LDAP
9 3 (6.00%) SMTP
9 3 (6.00%) FTP
9 3 (6.00%) Internet
9 3 (6.00%) SSL
10 2 (4.00%) Network Security
10 2 (4.00%) Firewall
10 2 (4.00%) VPN
11 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) GIS
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) CCTV
4 1 (2.00%) SCADA
4 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) Windows
3 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (24.00%) CentOS
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Debian
7 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Validation
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.00%) Change Management
8 3 (6.00%) Information Security
8 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.00%) Communications Security
8 3 (6.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Perl
2 21 (42.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (30.00%) PHP
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) APMP
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Puppet
2 15 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) VMware
2 16 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) HP
5 3 (6.00%) Percona
6 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
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