The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 198 194 219
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 35 65 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.99% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 81
Median salary £67,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Systems Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5172 6550 10549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.13% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 5809 9165
Median salary £57,500 £57,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the City of London region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (70.27%) Linux
2 37 (50.00%) Windows
3 33 (44.59%) Python
4 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
6 25 (33.78%) Puppet
6 25 (33.78%) Windows Server
7 24 (32.43%) DevOps
7 24 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (29.73%) Finance
9 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
10 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
10 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
11 19 (25.68%) Ruby
12 18 (24.32%) VMware
13 17 (22.97%) Cisco
13 17 (22.97%) Java
14 16 (21.62%) JIRA
14 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.27%) Subversion
15 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
15 15 (20.27%) Atlassian
15 15 (20.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (18.92%) Build Automation
16 14 (18.92%) IIS
16 14 (18.92%) Relational Database
17 13 (17.57%) git-flow
17 13 (17.57%) Firewall
17 13 (17.57%) Node.js
17 13 (17.57%) Scala

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (18.92%) IIS
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.81%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.76%) Office 365
3 5 (6.76%) SaaS
4 4 (5.41%) OpenShift
5 3 (4.05%) GitHub
6 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 11 (14.86%) DHCP
2 11 (14.86%) DNS
3 7 (9.46%) Multicast
3 7 (9.46%) VPN
4 6 (8.11%) BGP
4 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
4 6 (8.11%) FWSM
4 6 (8.11%) IPv4
4 6 (8.11%) NX-OS
4 6 (8.11%) OSPF
4 6 (8.11%) VLAN
5 5 (6.76%) VoIP
6 4 (5.41%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.05%) Skype
8 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.35%) WAN
9 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.62%) JIRA
3 15 (20.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.27%) Subversion
4 13 (17.57%) git-flow
5 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.35%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.35%) Maven
6 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Law
3 5 (6.76%) Turkish Language
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) Node.js
2 9 (12.16%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) SOAP
4 4 (5.41%) JSON
5 3 (4.05%) .NET
5 3 (4.05%) ELK Stack
5 3 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.70%) HTML
6 2 (2.70%) LAMP
7 1 (1.35%) CSS
7 1 (1.35%) DHTML
7 1 (1.35%) Django
7 1 (1.35%) jQuery
7 1 (1.35%) NumPy
7 1 (1.35%) REST
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.35%) SciPy
7 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.05%) Equities
3 3 (4.05%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.05%) PlayStation
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Eurex
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (1.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 52 (70.27%) Linux
2 37 (50.00%) Windows
3 25 (33.78%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.11%) Unix
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) Solaris
8 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) CentOS
9 1 (1.35%) Debian
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) DevOps
2 14 (18.92%) Build Automation
3 11 (14.86%) High Availability
4 9 (12.16%) ITIL
5 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (4.05%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.05%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.05%) Market Making
7 3 (4.05%) Open Source
8 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.70%) Migration
8 2 (2.70%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Server Building
8 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Python
2 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
3 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
4 19 (25.68%) Ruby
5 17 (22.97%) Java
6 13 (17.57%) Scala
7 12 (16.22%) Perl
8 11 (14.86%) SQL
9 6 (8.11%) C++
10 4 (5.41%) C
10 4 (5.41%) C#
10 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.05%) PHP
11 3 (4.05%) VB
12 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.35%) R
13 1 (1.35%) VBA
13 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.11%) CCNP
2 6 (8.11%) CCSE
2 6 (8.11%) CCSP
3 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.35%) CCDE
5 1 (1.35%) CCDP
5 1 (1.35%) CCIE
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) HIPAA
1 4 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) MiFID
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) XenApp
5 5 (6.76%) vSphere
6 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) Docker
7 2 (2.70%) NFS
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) Firmware
8 1 (1.35%) vCloud
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (33.78%) Puppet
2 24 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (14.86%) SCCM
4 8 (10.81%) Ansible
5 7 (9.46%) Kibana
6 6 (8.11%) Nagios
7 5 (6.76%) FortiGate
7 5 (6.76%) WSUS
8 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (5.41%) WMI
9 3 (4.05%) logstash
9 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
9 3 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (4.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.35%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.35%) Consul
10 1 (1.35%) Control-M
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) VMware
2 17 (22.97%) Cisco
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (20.27%) Atlassian
5 12 (16.22%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.16%) Citrix
7 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.11%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.41%) HP
8 4 (5.41%) Qualys
8 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.41%) Symantec
9 3 (4.05%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.05%) Altiris
9 3 (4.05%) Oracle
10 2 (2.70%) Veeam
11 1 (1.35%) Akamai
11 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.35%) SAP
11 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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