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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 199 246 197
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 105 67 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 0.64% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 120
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
9457 9777 10266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.42% 92.92% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8353 9246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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.

1 131 (67.53%) Windows
2 87 (44.85%) VMware
3 79 (40.72%) Finance
4 77 (39.69%) Linux
5 52 (26.80%) Active Directory
6 51 (26.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (24.74%) Microsoft
8 45 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (22.68%) MS Exchange
10 42 (21.65%) ITIL
11 41 (21.13%) SQL
12 40 (20.62%) Cisco
13 37 (19.07%) SAN
14 34 (17.53%) Citrix
15 32 (16.49%) Degree
16 30 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (15.46%) MS Excel
17 29 (14.95%) SQL Server
17 29 (14.95%) DNS
18 28 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
19 26 (13.40%) Red Hat
19 26 (13.40%) Perl
19 26 (13.40%) Python
19 26 (13.40%) Firewall
20 25 (12.89%) UNIX
21 24 (12.37%) PowerShell
22 23 (11.86%) Security Cleared
23 22 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 22 (11.34%) HP
24 21 (10.82%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 44 (22.68%) MS Exchange
2 28 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.82%) IIS
4 10 (5.15%) Apache
5 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.55%) Lync
9 2 (1.03%) JBoss
9 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.07%) SAN
2 29 (14.95%) DNS
3 26 (13.40%) Firewall
4 21 (10.82%) TCP/IP
5 18 (9.28%) SNMP
6 16 (8.25%) DHCP
7 10 (5.15%) HTTP
7 10 (5.15%) WAN
7 10 (5.15%) Internet
7 10 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (5.15%) NetScaler
8 8 (4.12%) NAS
8 8 (4.12%) VLAN
8 8 (4.12%) iSCSI
8 8 (4.12%) VPN
9 7 (3.61%) BGP
10 6 (3.09%) EIGRP
10 6 (3.09%) SSL
10 6 (3.09%) MPLS
10 6 (3.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.31%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.79%) MySQL
4 7 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.06%) Big Data
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.03%) MS Access
8 2 (1.03%) DTS
8 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.03%) HBase
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.58%) Subversion
3 4 (2.06%) TestDirector
3 4 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.55%) JIRA
4 3 (1.55%) Selenium
4 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.52%) dbdeploy
6 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 79 (40.72%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Retail
3 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.64%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Advertising
5 3 (1.55%) Electronics
5 3 (1.55%) Law
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) Web Services
2 5 (2.58%) Middleware
3 4 (2.06%) .NET
4 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.03%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.03%) HTML
4 2 (1.03%) Kafka
5 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.52%) JSP
5 1 (0.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.52%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) JMS
5 1 (0.52%) WAP
5 1 (0.52%) WSH
5 1 (0.52%) WSDL
5 1 (0.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.25%) Clustering
3 13 (6.70%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.67%) Equities
4 11 (5.67%) Replication
5 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.09%) GIS
8 3 (1.55%) SCADA
8 3 (1.55%) DTV
8 3 (1.55%) Open Source
8 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.03%) CMDB
10 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.52%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 131 (67.53%) Windows
2 77 (39.69%) Linux
3 45 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (12.89%) UNIX
6 22 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.12%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.06%) Solaris
11 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.55%) CentOS
11 3 (1.55%) Debian
11 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.52%) NetWare
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.65%) ITIL
2 14 (7.22%) Configuration Management
2 14 (7.22%) Project Management
2 14 (7.22%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (6.70%) Validation
4 12 (6.19%) Use Case
5 11 (5.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (5.15%) Load Balancing
6 10 (5.15%) Migration
6 10 (5.15%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.64%) UML
7 9 (4.64%) TOGAF
7 9 (4.64%) SysML
8 8 (4.12%) MODAF
8 8 (4.12%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.12%) Data Modelling
8 8 (4.12%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.13%) SQL
2 26 (13.40%) Perl
2 26 (13.40%) Python
3 24 (12.37%) PowerShell
4 17 (8.76%) Bash Shell
5 16 (8.25%) C
6 11 (5.67%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.15%) Ruby
8 9 (4.64%) Java
9 8 (4.12%) VB
10 5 (2.58%) Korn
10 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.06%) PHP
11 4 (2.06%) VBScript
12 3 (1.55%) C#
13 2 (1.03%) C++
13 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.03%) Groovy
14 1 (0.52%) ABAP
14 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (16.49%) Degree
2 23 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.22%) DV Cleared
5 13 (6.70%) CCNA
5 13 (6.70%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (6.19%) CCA
7 11 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.67%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.12%) MCSE
8 8 (4.12%) CCNP
9 5 (2.58%) MCSA
9 5 (2.58%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (1.55%) MCITP
12 2 (1.03%) MCP
13 1 (0.52%) CCIE
13 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) JSP 440
2 4 (2.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 52 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 51 (26.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.28%) XenApp
4 13 (6.70%) VMware Server
5 12 (6.19%) vSphere
6 11 (5.67%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.06%) NFS
9 3 (1.55%) XenServer
9 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.55%) KVM
10 2 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.03%) vCloud
10 2 (1.03%) Apache Flume
10 2 (1.03%) HDFS
10 2 (1.03%) UAG
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.03%) Firmware
11 1 (0.52%) Samba
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (10.31%) SCCM
2 15 (7.73%) Puppet
3 13 (6.70%) Nagios
4 8 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.09%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.58%) Munin
6 5 (2.58%) OpenView
6 5 (2.58%) BMC Performance Manager
6 5 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.06%) Ansible
7 4 (2.06%) Cacti
7 4 (2.06%) SCOM
8 3 (1.55%) Graphite
9 2 (1.03%) Kibana
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.03%) Oozie
9 2 (1.03%) Ambari
9 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.03%) WSUS
9 2 (1.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 87 (44.85%) VMware
2 48 (24.74%) Microsoft
3 40 (20.62%) Cisco
4 34 (17.53%) Citrix
5 26 (13.40%) Red Hat
6 22 (11.34%) HP
7 14 (7.22%) NetApp
8 13 (6.70%) Verint
9 10 (5.15%) Oracle
10 9 (4.64%) EMC
10 9 (4.64%) CyberTech
11 8 (4.12%) Intel
12 7 (3.61%) Avaya
12 7 (3.61%) IronPort
13 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.58%) BMC
15 4 (2.06%) SAP
15 4 (2.06%) Splunk
15 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (2.06%) Rackspace
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