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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 196 241 260
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 38 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 57
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,500 £65,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
5703 8362 10889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.01% 95.60% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5212 7246 9135
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 41 (45.56%) Linux
1 41 (45.56%) Finance
2 37 (41.11%) Windows
3 29 (32.22%) Cisco
4 27 (30.00%) High Availability
5 24 (26.67%) Firewall
6 23 (25.56%) Windows Server
6 23 (25.56%) Python
7 22 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (24.44%) BGP
8 21 (23.33%) VPN
8 21 (23.33%) Multicast
9 20 (22.22%) NX-OS
9 20 (22.22%) Palo Alto
9 20 (22.22%) CCSP
9 20 (22.22%) CCNP
9 20 (22.22%) IPv4
9 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 20 (22.22%) EIGRP
9 20 (22.22%) OSPF
9 20 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 20 (22.22%) CCSE
9 20 (22.22%) VLAN
9 20 (22.22%) FWSM
10 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
10 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
11 18 (20.00%) Puppet
12 16 (17.78%) VMware
13 15 (16.67%) Red Hat
13 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (14.44%) IIS
1 13 (14.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.89%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.44%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.22%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.56%) Office 365
3 5 (5.56%) SaaS
4 4 (4.44%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.67%) Firewall
2 22 (24.44%) BGP
3 21 (23.33%) Multicast
3 21 (23.33%) VPN
4 20 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 20 (22.22%) FWSM
4 20 (22.22%) IPv4
4 20 (22.22%) NX-OS
4 20 (22.22%) OSPF
4 20 (22.22%) VLAN
5 11 (12.22%) DNS
6 9 (10.00%) DHCP
6 9 (10.00%) Kerberos
7 5 (5.56%) Internet
8 4 (4.44%) AMQP
8 4 (4.44%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.22%) MPLS
9 2 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.22%) Redis
4 2 (2.22%) Riak
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.56%) JIRA
3 5 (5.56%) Subversion
4 4 (4.44%) git-flow
4 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.11%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.11%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
General
1 41 (45.56%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Law
4 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.22%) Back Office
6 2 (2.22%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.22%) Turkish Language
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) Web Services
2 6 (6.67%) JSON
2 6 (6.67%) Node.js
3 5 (5.56%) .NET
3 5 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.44%) SOAP
5 3 (3.33%) ELK Stack
5 3 (3.33%) Sensu
6 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.22%) OpenDaylight
6 2 (2.22%) React
6 2 (2.22%) RESTful
6 2 (2.22%) Swagger
6 2 (2.22%) WebSockets
6 2 (2.22%) XML
6 2 (2.22%) XMPP
7 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Equities
3 3 (3.33%) Fintech
3 3 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.33%) PlayStation
4 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.22%) SCADA
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.11%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.56%) Linux
2 37 (41.11%) Windows
3 23 (25.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.78%) Unix
7 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.44%) Debian
9 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.33%) CentOS
11 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.11%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.11%) Solaris
11 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) High Availability
2 15 (16.67%) DevOps
3 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) ITIL
4 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (6.67%) Open Source
5 5 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.44%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.33%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (3.33%) Market Making
7 3 (3.33%) Scrum
7 3 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (2.22%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.22%) SOLID
8 2 (2.22%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.56%) Python
2 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
3 14 (15.56%) SQL
4 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
4 13 (14.44%) Ruby
5 12 (13.33%) Perl
6 10 (11.11%) Java
7 6 (6.67%) C++
7 6 (6.67%) VB
8 5 (5.56%) C#
9 4 (4.44%) C
9 4 (4.44%) Scala
10 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.33%) VBA
11 2 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.11%) PHP
12 1 (1.11%) R
12 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.22%) CCNP
2 20 (22.22%) CCSE
2 20 (22.22%) CCSP
3 7 (7.78%) Degree
3 7 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.22%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.11%) CCDE
5 1 (1.11%) CCDP
5 1 (1.11%) CCIE
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) HIPAA
1 4 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.44%) vSphere
5 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.22%) Docker
6 2 (2.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.11%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) RHEV
7 1 (1.11%) vCloud
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) Puppet
2 14 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 8 (8.89%) Ansible
5 7 (7.78%) Kibana
5 7 (7.78%) Nagios
6 6 (6.67%) SCCM
6 6 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (4.44%) WMI
7 4 (4.44%) WSUS
8 3 (3.33%) Graphite
8 3 (3.33%) logstash
8 3 (3.33%) SELinux
9 2 (2.22%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.11%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.11%) Control-M
10 1 (1.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Cisco
2 20 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 20 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
4 16 (17.78%) VMware
5 15 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (11.11%) Symantec
7 7 (7.78%) 3PAR
7 7 (7.78%) HP
8 6 (6.67%) Altiris
8 6 (6.67%) Citrix
9 5 (5.56%) Atlassian
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle
10 4 (4.44%) Qualys
10 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.33%) Facebook
11 3 (3.33%) Google
11 3 (3.33%) Veritas
12 2 (2.22%) Juniper
12 2 (2.22%) Veeam
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago