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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Systems Engineer
Rank 910 963 997
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Systems Engineer 1 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.017% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 3
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 4 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 30 July 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 +18 1 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Loughborough - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Principal Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) MODAF
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Resource Group
Salary: £60-120K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago