The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Principal Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Systems Engineer
Rank 867 983 956
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Systems Engineer 9 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 11
Median salary £57,000 £51,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,150 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,350 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £51,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +15.00%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Principal Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Principal Systems Engineer in the job title.

Principal Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principal Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer within the UK.

Principal Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Principal Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Principal Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Principal Systems Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +102 9 £57,000 +10.14% 5
Manchester -3 5 £57,000 +3.63%
North West -10 5 £57,000 +3.63%
South West +18 2 £47,500 -2.06%
Plymouth - 2 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
London - 1 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

Principal Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Principal 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 Principal Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) MODAF
2 7 (58.33%) Requirements Management
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Validation
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Use Case
4 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (41.67%) Confluence
5 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Military
7 2 (16.67%) PLM

Principal 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 5 (41.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) H.323
2 1 (8.33%) ICMP
2 1 (8.33%) IGMP
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) Junos
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MODAF
1 7 (58.33%) Requirements Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
3 5 (41.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) PLM
4 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Communications Security
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Industrial Design
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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