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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 196 203 224
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 33 52 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.80% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 95
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £34,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 City of London region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (61.19%) Linux
2 33 (49.25%) Python
3 31 (46.27%) Windows
3 31 (46.27%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (41.79%) Puppet
5 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
5 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
6 24 (35.82%) Ruby
6 24 (35.82%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (34.33%) DevOps
7 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
7 23 (34.33%) Java
8 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
9 20 (29.85%) PowerShell
10 18 (26.87%) JIRA
11 17 (25.37%) Subversion
11 17 (25.37%) VMware
11 17 (25.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
12 16 (23.88%) Scala
12 16 (23.88%) Finance
12 16 (23.88%) Atlassian
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
12 16 (23.88%) Citrix
13 15 (22.39%) SCCM
13 15 (22.39%) Node.js
13 15 (22.39%) Build Automation
13 15 (22.39%) Relational Database
13 15 (22.39%) git-flow

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 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) IIS
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.45%) Apache
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.48%) Confluence
6 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) nginx
7 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 31 (46.27%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (14.93%) Office 365
4 3 (4.48%) GitHub
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (1.49%) Heroku
6 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 9 (13.43%) DHCP
3 5 (7.46%) Firewall
4 3 (4.48%) Skype
4 3 (4.48%) VoIP
5 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.99%) LDAP
5 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.49%) AMQP
6 1 (1.49%) LAN
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
6 1 (1.49%) SMTP
6 1 (1.49%) WAN
6 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
2 18 (26.87%) JIRA
3 17 (25.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (25.37%) Subversion
4 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
5 15 (22.39%) git-flow
6 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.99%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) Node.js
2 4 (5.97%) LAMP
2 4 (5.97%) Web Services
3 3 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) DHTML
4 2 (2.99%) Django
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) jQuery
4 2 (2.99%) REST
4 2 (2.99%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) JMS
5 1 (1.49%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.49%) NumPy
5 1 (1.49%) OpenVZ
5 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.49%) RESTful
5 1 (1.49%) SciPy
5 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) Equities
4 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Linux
2 31 (46.27%) Windows
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server
4 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.45%) Unix
7 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.99%) Solaris
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.49%) CentOS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) DevOps
2 15 (22.39%) Build Automation
3 11 (16.42%) High Availability
4 10 (14.93%) Software Deployment
5 6 (8.96%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (8.96%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL
8 3 (4.48%) Migration
8 3 (4.48%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.99%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.99%) MapReduce
9 2 (2.99%) Microservices
9 2 (2.99%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.99%) Server Building
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) Python
2 24 (35.82%) Ruby
3 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
3 23 (34.33%) Java
4 20 (29.85%) PowerShell
5 16 (23.88%) Scala
6 7 (10.45%) SQL
7 6 (8.96%) C++
8 5 (7.46%) C
8 5 (7.46%) C#
8 5 (7.46%) Perl
9 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.97%) PHP
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) Go
11 1 (1.49%) R
11 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) MCSE
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.96%) MCSA
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) CCDE
4 1 (1.49%) CCDP
4 1 (1.49%) CCIE
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) MiFID
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) XenApp
3 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.96%) Docker
5 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.99%) NFS
7 2 (2.99%) vSphere
7 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.49%) Firmware
8 1 (1.49%) vCloud
8 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (41.79%) Puppet
2 24 (35.82%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (22.39%) SCCM
4 7 (10.45%) Ansible
5 3 (4.48%) FortiGate
5 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.99%) Mesos
7 1 (1.49%) Consul
7 1 (1.49%) Control-M
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Nagios
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
7 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.49%) WSUS
7 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) VMware
2 16 (23.88%) Atlassian
2 16 (23.88%) Citrix
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) New Relic
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.48%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) BMC
7 1 (1.49%) Calypso
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Meraki
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Sophos
7 1 (1.49%) Symantec
7 1 (1.49%) Veeam
7 1 (1.49%) webMethods
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Stewardship
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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