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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Systems Engineer
UK
Rank 853 943 934
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Systems Engineer 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Median salary £52,500 £48,250 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.80% -9.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,850 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,650 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,250 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -9.81%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 7 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 21 February 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 +99 3 £52,500 +8.80% 3
South West +26 2 £52,500 +26.50%
Bristol +2 1 £57,500 +38.55%
South East - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £47,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £47,500 -

Principal Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) C
3 8 (72.73%) MODAF
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (54.55%) Validation
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (45.45%) Confluence
5 5 (45.45%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Requirements Management
5 5 (45.45%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) Use Case
5 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
5 5 (45.45%) Time Management
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (18.18%) Military
8 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 1 (9.09%) Information Management

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 (45.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Siemens NX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) H.323
2 1 (9.09%) ICMP
2 1 (9.09%) IGMP
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) Junos
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Multicast
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MODAF
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Management
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Communications Security
4 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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