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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead System Engineer
Rank 878 849 890
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 24 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.025% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.027% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 10
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,700 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 14 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 19 September 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 -22 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
London -25 12 £60,000 +9.09%
Leeds - 6 £42,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £42,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £42,000 -
East of England -23 4 £66,000 +1.53%
City of London - 4 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £66,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Hampshire -11 1 £62,500 +13.63%
South East -19 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Nottingham - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
3 16 (30.19%) VMware
4 15 (28.30%) LAN
4 15 (28.30%) WAN
5 12 (22.64%) Linux
5 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (20.75%) MySQL
6 11 (20.75%) Cisco
6 11 (20.75%) SAN
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
7 10 (18.87%) SQL
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
7 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.98%) ITIL
8 9 (16.98%) SAP
8 9 (16.98%) DNS
8 9 (16.98%) Citrix
9 8 (15.09%) Apache
9 8 (15.09%) Puppet
10 7 (13.21%) DevOps
10 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
10 7 (13.21%) DHCP
10 7 (13.21%) UNIX
10 7 (13.21%) Java
10 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
10 7 (13.21%) Project Management

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) LAN
1 15 (28.30%) WAN
2 11 (20.75%) SAN
3 9 (16.98%) DNS
4 7 (13.21%) DHCP
5 6 (11.32%) Firewall
6 3 (5.66%) HTTP
7 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
7 2 (3.77%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
8 1 (1.89%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.66%) Automotive
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) LAMP
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) JSP
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) GIS
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Handset
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) UNIX
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.43%) CentOS
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.55%) Solaris
8 1 (1.89%) Debian
8 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
2 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
2 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) ITIL
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps
5 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.43%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) User Stories
7 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.66%) Software Deployment
8 3 (5.66%) Change Control
8 3 (5.66%) Communications Security
8 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.66%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) Java
2 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.43%) Ruby
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) PHP
3 5 (9.43%) VB
4 4 (7.55%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) C
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) MCSE
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.77%) APMP
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
7 1 (1.89%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) Xen
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.89%) Postfix
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenServer
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Varnish
5 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) VMware
2 11 (20.75%) Cisco
3 9 (16.98%) SAP
3 9 (16.98%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.32%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Guidewire
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 3 (5.66%) McAfee
7 3 (5.66%) JBoss
7 3 (5.66%) Amdocs
7 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.89%) IronPort
8 1 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.89%) Reuters
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
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