The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 245 258 260
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 70 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.57% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 79
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
10555 10968 11731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.16% 93.14% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8956 9585 10784
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 101 (58.72%) Windows
2 97 (56.40%) Linux
3 58 (33.72%) Oracle
4 55 (31.98%) VMware
5 53 (30.81%) SQL
6 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
7 44 (25.58%) Finance
8 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 43 (25.00%) Java
9 42 (24.42%) SQL Server
10 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (20.93%) Apache
12 35 (20.35%) UNIX
13 34 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (19.19%) MS Exchange
15 29 (16.86%) Tomcat
16 28 (16.28%) SAN
17 27 (15.70%) Node.js
17 27 (15.70%) F5
18 26 (15.12%) Degree
18 26 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (14.53%) PowerShell
19 25 (14.53%) Cisco
20 23 (13.37%) Red Hat
20 23 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (12.79%) Citrix
22 21 (12.21%) Firewall
22 21 (12.21%) Python
22 21 (12.21%) MS Excel
22 21 (12.21%) ITIL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (20.93%) Apache
2 33 (19.19%) MS Exchange
3 29 (16.86%) Tomcat
4 27 (15.70%) Node.js
5 23 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (8.72%) IIS
7 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.91%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.16%) Lync
12 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.58%) Drupal
12 1 (0.58%) nginx
12 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.58%) SAS
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.33%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) SAN
2 21 (12.21%) Firewall
3 18 (10.47%) HTTP
4 17 (9.88%) LAN
5 16 (9.30%) WAN
5 16 (9.30%) FTP
6 15 (8.72%) DNS
7 12 (6.98%) SNMP
7 12 (6.98%) DHCP
8 11 (6.40%) Internet
9 9 (5.23%) TCP/IP
10 7 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.49%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.91%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.91%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.91%) SSL
12 5 (2.91%) VoIP
12 5 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (2.33%) NAS
13 4 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.40%) MySQL
3 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.91%) Mahout
5 5 (2.91%) Big Data
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) JIRA
2 8 (4.65%) Selenium
2 8 (4.65%) Subversion
2 8 (4.65%) TeamCity
2 8 (4.65%) WebDriver
2 8 (4.65%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.91%) Log4j
3 5 (2.91%) JConsole
4 4 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.16%) dbdeploy
5 2 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.16%) Maven
5 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.58%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.58%) JUnit
6 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (25.58%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Marketing
5 3 (1.74%) Electronics
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.74%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Games
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) German Language
6 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.14%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (7.56%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (6.98%) Web Services
4 10 (5.81%) Middleware
5 8 (4.65%) LAMP
5 8 (4.65%) XML
6 6 (3.49%) SOAP
6 6 (3.49%) REST
7 5 (2.91%) SPNEGO
7 5 (2.91%) JSON
7 5 (2.91%) JMX
8 4 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.33%) .NET
9 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.16%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.58%) jQuery
10 1 (0.58%) COM
10 1 (0.58%) JSP
10 1 (0.58%) HTML
10 1 (0.58%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Clustering
2 8 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.49%) Equities
4 6 (3.49%) Open Source
5 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.74%) Replication
7 3 (1.74%) DTV
7 3 (1.74%) GIS
7 3 (1.74%) Statistics
7 3 (1.74%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Wiki
9 1 (0.58%) Animation
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 101 (58.72%) Windows
2 97 (56.40%) Linux
3 35 (20.35%) UNIX
4 34 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.91%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.74%) CentOS
10 3 (1.74%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.74%) Solaris
10 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.58%) NetWare
11 1 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.21%) ITIL
2 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.72%) CRM
4 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (6.98%) Project Management
6 10 (5.81%) Migration
6 10 (5.81%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.23%) Test Management
7 9 (5.23%) Test Scripting
7 9 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.23%) DevOps
8 8 (4.65%) ETL
8 8 (4.65%) Automated Testing
8 8 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 8 (4.65%) High Availability
9 7 (4.07%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (4.07%) Manual Testing
9 7 (4.07%) System Testing
9 7 (4.07%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.81%) SQL
2 43 (25.00%) Java
3 25 (14.53%) PowerShell
4 21 (12.21%) Python
5 18 (10.47%) Perl
6 16 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.81%) Ruby
7 10 (5.81%) C#
8 7 (4.07%) VBScript
8 7 (4.07%) C
9 5 (2.91%) Korn
9 5 (2.91%) R
10 4 (2.33%) PHP
11 3 (1.74%) C++
11 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.16%) VB
12 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.58%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (15.12%) Degree
2 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.23%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (4.65%) MCSE
5 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.49%) MCITP
7 5 (2.91%) CCNP
7 5 (2.91%) CCA
7 5 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.33%) MCP
8 4 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) CCEE
9 3 (1.74%) MCSA
9 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.16%) CCIE
10 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.58%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
2 40 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.30%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (4.65%) XenApp
5 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.49%) VMware Server
6 5 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.33%) NFS
7 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.74%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.16%) vSphere
9 2 (1.16%) vCloud
9 2 (1.16%) Samba
10 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) SCCM
2 8 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.49%) Puppet
4 5 (2.91%) Nagios
4 5 (2.91%) BMC Performance Manager
4 5 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.16%) Munin
6 1 (0.58%) Ansible
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 58 (33.72%) Oracle
2 55 (31.98%) VMware
3 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.70%) F5
5 25 (14.53%) Cisco
6 23 (13.37%) Red Hat
7 22 (12.79%) Citrix
8 13 (7.56%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (6.40%) HP
10 10 (5.81%) EMC
11 8 (4.65%) JBoss
11 8 (4.65%) Cerillion
12 7 (4.07%) NetApp
13 6 (3.49%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.91%) BMC
14 5 (2.91%) Avaya
14 5 (2.91%) IBM
15 4 (2.33%) SAP
15 4 (2.33%) Nortel
15 4 (2.33%) TIBCO
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call allowance, annual bonu
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + On call + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
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Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + OT + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago