Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £17,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 74 98
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.96% 1.30% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.32% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 16
Leicestershire median annual salary £17,000 £28,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.87% -25.32% +15.79%
10th Percentile £16,250 £26,250 £30,375
90th Percentile £38,250 £52,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +5.29%

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 922 906 1,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 98.26% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 757 804 1,234
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -3.70% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -31 8 £17,000 -38.18% 2
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) CCTV
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Clustering
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM

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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware