Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 92 68
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.92% 0.12% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.12% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 13
Leicester median annual salary £27,500 £32,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.06% +14.29% -37.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £32,000 £41,400
Leicestershire median annual salary £28,750 £38,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -25.32% +37.50% -37.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 564 840 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.71% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 522 764 691
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Leicester

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) Profibus
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (9.09%) SCADA
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) MCTS
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) Wonderware
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) Profibus
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HNC
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Siemens
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Wonderware