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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead System Engineer
Rank 864 866 883
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 32 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.015% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 3
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £55,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +30.17%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 October 2014 within the UK.

Lead Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 21 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 October 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 +7 32 £47,500 -12.03% 2
London +25 12 £60,000 +11.11%
South East -10 6 £35,000 -36.36%
South West - 5 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 -
Leeds - 5 £42,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
Brighton - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire -13 2 £56,250 +2.27%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £50,000 - 2
Gloucester - 2 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
East of England -17 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

Lead Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 19 (33.93%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 15 (26.79%) SQL
6 13 (23.21%) LAN
7 12 (21.43%) WAN
7 12 (21.43%) ITIL
7 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
8 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
8 11 (19.64%) Perl
8 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
8 11 (19.64%) DNS
8 11 (19.64%) Cisco
8 11 (19.64%) SAN
9 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.07%) Citrix
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
12 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.50%) HTTP
12 7 (12.50%) MySQL
12 7 (12.50%) Python
12 7 (12.50%) Puppet
13 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
13 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared

Lead Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (7.14%) Apache
1 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.79%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Simulink
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Joyent
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) LAN
2 12 (21.43%) WAN
3 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.64%) DNS
3 11 (19.64%) SAN
4 7 (12.50%) HTTP
5 6 (10.71%) DHCP
5 6 (10.71%) Firewall
6 4 (7.14%) Telnet
6 4 (7.14%) VoIP
7 3 (5.36%) LDAP
7 3 (5.36%) VLAN
8 2 (3.57%) FTP
8 2 (3.57%) SMTP
8 2 (3.57%) SSL
8 2 (3.57%) VPN
9 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.79%) Network Security
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.36%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
1 3 (5.36%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) JSP
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) WSH
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) GIS
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.79%) CCTV
3 1 (1.79%) SCADA
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.14%) UNIX
6 4 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) Solaris
7 1 (1.79%) Debian
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
1 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.14%) Validation
6 4 (7.14%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.57%) Coaching
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 11 (19.64%) Perl
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) C
6 4 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.36%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.57%) VB
8 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.79%) C#
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) MCSE
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.57%) APMP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) Xen
5 1 (1.79%) vCloud
5 1 (1.79%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.79%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 11 (19.64%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.71%) HP
5 6 (10.71%) SAP
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Reuters
8 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) IronPort
8 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.79%) Guidewire
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