Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £48,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

System Engineer
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 174 211
Rank change year-on-year +3 +37 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 42 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.84% 1.17% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.20% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 42
Leeds median annual salary £48,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.63% -15.79% +13.10%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,500 £36,325
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £59,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -15.79% +13.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4849 5340 6703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.04% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4608 5385
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,850 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Leeds

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 19 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
3 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) VMware
6 13 (30.95%) Java
7 12 (28.57%) Python
8 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
8 11 (26.19%) Ruby
8 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (26.19%) DevOps
9 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (21.43%) Clustering
10 9 (21.43%) SAN
10 9 (21.43%) Docker
10 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (19.05%) Ansible
11 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (19.05%) Puppet
12 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (16.67%) Citrix
12 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (16.67%) Terraform
13 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 6 (14.29%) Analytics
13 6 (14.29%) Data Analytics

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (11.90%) GitHub
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
4 3 (7.14%) WLAN
5 2 (4.76%) RFID
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) PBX
6 1 (2.38%) Skype
6 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) GCC
5 1 (2.38%) JBehave
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (14.29%) Retail
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.38%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.38%) JPA
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) NHS
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) iPhone
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Android
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) DevOps
2 8 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.52%) SDLC
6 3 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) High Availability
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Statistics
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) Python
3 11 (26.19%) Ruby
4 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) SQL
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Go
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) Docker
3 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.90%) iptables
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.05%) Ansible
2 8 (19.05%) Puppet
3 7 (16.67%) Terraform
4 5 (11.90%) Consul
4 5 (11.90%) Graphite
4 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
4 5 (11.90%) Prometheus
5 3 (7.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.38%) Nagios
6 1 (2.38%) Packer
6 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) Hitachi
4 5 (11.90%) New Relic
5 3 (7.14%) F5
5 3 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.76%) SOTI
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy