Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 97 90
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.27% 1.08% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.10% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 15
Leicestershire median annual salary £28,750 £38,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.32% +37.50% -36.36%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,375 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £41,050
East Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.11% +5.71% -10.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 928 1460 1310
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.99% 98.58% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1250 1061
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +6.49% -0.77%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Leicestershire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +36 11 £27,500 -14.06%
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

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

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 Leicestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Clustering
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Siemens
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Profibus
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (8.33%) SCADA
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Profibus
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Siemens
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Wonderware