The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Rank 156 140 147
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.078% 0.95% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.98% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 27
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2502 3160 3567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2607 2862
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Leeds

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Leeds

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the Leeds region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Puppet
1 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) DevOps
4 8 (33.33%) Games
4 8 (33.33%) PHP
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
5 7 (29.17%) Salt
5 7 (29.17%) Ansible
5 7 (29.17%) F5
5 7 (29.17%) CFEngine
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) Advertising
6 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) High Availability

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Mimecast
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Stackdriver
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) ADSL
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Games
2 6 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
5 4 (16.67%) Informatics
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.17%) Email Filtering
7 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PHP
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) DICOM
1 4 (16.67%) HL7
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (29.17%) Ansible
2 7 (29.17%) CFEngine
2 7 (29.17%) Salt
3 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (16.67%) SCOM
4 3 (12.50%) Nagios
5 2 (8.33%) Graphite
5 2 (8.33%) Kibana
5 2 (8.33%) logstash
5 2 (8.33%) Riemann
5 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
6 1 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (4.17%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (4.17%) Proventia
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) F5
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) BT
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Kaspersky
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Sun
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + additional benefits
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