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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead System Engineer
UK
Rank 800 889 926
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Systems Engineer 44 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.040% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.042% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 20
Median salary £61,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.88% -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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +92 44 £61,000 +22.00% 1
London +66 17 £63,750 -20.31% 1
South East +72 14 £61,250 +14.48%
Hampshire +26 13 £52,500 -1.86%
South West +23 7 £54,000 +27.05%
Farnborough - 7 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £54,000 -
Fareham - 6 - -
North West - 5 £41,500 -
Manchester - 5 £41,500 -
West Yorkshire +31 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Leeds +29 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire +28 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Oxford - 1 £70,000 -

Lead Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 33 (55.93%) ITIL
2 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
3 26 (44.07%) VMware
4 23 (38.98%) Windows
5 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
6 21 (35.59%) C
7 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
8 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (25.42%) Dell Compellent
9 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (25.42%) EMC
10 14 (23.73%) NetApp
10 14 (23.73%) EqualLogic
10 14 (23.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (23.73%) Office 365
11 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
11 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
13 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
14 9 (15.25%) Validation
14 9 (15.25%) SLA
15 8 (13.56%) SOA
15 8 (13.56%) LAN
15 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.56%) Use Case
16 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
16 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared

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 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (23.73%) Office 365
3 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) LAN
2 7 (11.86%) DHCP
2 7 (11.86%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) WAN
3 6 (10.17%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) ATM
4 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.08%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.69%) IPsec
6 1 (1.69%) Network Security
6 1 (1.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) git-flow
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
2 4 (6.78%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Military
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) Sensu
3 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.69%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.69%) libvirt
3 1 (1.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (10.17%) Chemistry
4 5 (8.47%) PKI
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
3 9 (15.25%) Validation
4 8 (13.56%) SOA
4 8 (13.56%) Use Case
5 7 (11.86%) Migration
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Service Design
6 6 (10.17%) Service Management
6 6 (10.17%) Time Management
6 6 (10.17%) UML
7 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Data Management
9 3 (5.08%) OO
9 3 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) C
2 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
5 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (8.47%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CCIE
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO13485
System Software
1 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
5 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) collectd
2 2 (3.39%) Graphite
2 2 (3.39%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.69%) Cacti
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) VMware
2 15 (25.42%) Dell Compellent
2 15 (25.42%) EMC
3 14 (23.73%) EqualLogic
3 14 (23.73%) NetApp
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.86%) Progress
6 5 (8.47%) Citrix
6 5 (8.47%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) Intel
8 2 (3.39%) Google
9 1 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) IronPort
9 1 (1.69%) Polycom
9 1 (1.69%) Siemens
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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