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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 209 273 267
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 45 53 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.51% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.53% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 81
Median salary £53,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.71% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.98%
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
6014 9983 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.04% 95.14% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 8558 9850
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 (40.20%) Windows
2 40 (39.22%) Finance
3 38 (37.25%) Linux
4 33 (32.35%) Cisco
5 32 (31.37%) High Availability
6 31 (30.39%) Firewall
7 28 (27.45%) BGP
7 28 (27.45%) VPN
8 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 27 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (26.47%) Multicast
9 26 (25.49%) Palo Alto
9 26 (25.49%) EIGRP
9 26 (25.49%) CheckPoint
9 26 (25.49%) OSPF
9 26 (25.49%) IPv4
9 26 (25.49%) CCSP
9 26 (25.49%) CCNP
9 26 (25.49%) CCSE
9 26 (25.49%) VLAN
9 26 (25.49%) FWSM
10 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
10 25 (24.51%) NX-OS
11 24 (23.53%) VMware
12 23 (22.55%) Python
12 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
13 21 (20.59%) DevOps
14 19 (18.63%) Puppet
15 18 (17.65%) IIS
16 17 (16.67%) Banking

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 18 (17.65%) IIS
2 15 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.84%) Apache
3 8 (7.84%) OpenStack
4 7 (6.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (5.88%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.98%) CMS
8 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.94%) IaaS
3 3 (2.94%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.96%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.39%) Firewall
2 28 (27.45%) BGP
2 28 (27.45%) VPN
3 27 (26.47%) Multicast
4 26 (25.49%) EIGRP
4 26 (25.49%) FWSM
4 26 (25.49%) IPv4
4 26 (25.49%) OSPF
4 26 (25.49%) VLAN
5 25 (24.51%) NX-OS
6 14 (13.73%) DNS
7 9 (8.82%) Kerberos
8 8 (7.84%) LAN
8 8 (7.84%) WAN
9 7 (6.86%) DHCP
10 5 (4.90%) Internet
10 5 (4.90%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.92%) AMQP
11 4 (3.92%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Redis
4 2 (1.96%) Riak
5 1 (0.98%) Big Data
5 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.94%) Maven
4 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 40 (39.22%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Law
4 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.96%) Back Office
6 2 (1.96%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) Web Services
2 5 (4.90%) Node.js
3 4 (3.92%) .NET
3 4 (3.92%) ELK Stack
3 4 (3.92%) JSON
4 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.94%) RESTful
4 3 (2.94%) Sensu
5 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.96%) Kafka
5 2 (1.96%) OpenDaylight
5 2 (1.96%) React
5 2 (1.96%) SOAP
5 2 (1.96%) Swagger
5 2 (1.96%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.96%) XML
5 2 (1.96%) XMPP
6 1 (0.98%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.98%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.90%) Fintech
4 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.96%) Physics
6 2 (1.96%) SCADA
7 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.98%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.98%) iPad
7 1 (0.98%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.20%) Windows
2 38 (37.25%) Linux
3 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.82%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.84%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.90%) Unix
10 4 (3.92%) Debian
11 3 (2.94%) CentOS
12 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.98%) Android
13 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.98%) SUSE
13 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) High Availability
2 21 (20.59%) DevOps
3 14 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.80%) ITIL
6 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (6.86%) Open Source
7 6 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.92%) Analytics
8 4 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.92%) Project Management
8 4 (3.92%) Scrum
9 3 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.94%) SOLID
9 3 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.96%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (1.96%) Security Patching
10 2 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) Python
2 16 (15.69%) Bash Shell
3 15 (14.71%) Perl
4 14 (13.73%) SQL
5 12 (11.76%) Ruby
6 10 (9.80%) Java
6 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.86%) C#
8 6 (5.88%) C++
8 6 (5.88%) VB
9 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.94%) C
10 3 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.94%) Scala
10 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.94%) VBA
11 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 2 (1.96%) R
12 1 (0.98%) Korn
12 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.49%) CCNP
2 26 (25.49%) CCSE
2 26 (25.49%) CCSP
3 9 (8.82%) Degree
4 7 (6.86%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.96%) MCSE
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.98%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.96%) HIPAA
1 2 (1.96%) QA
1 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.90%) Docker
5 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.96%) HDFS
6 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.96%) vSphere
7 1 (0.98%) NFS
7 1 (0.98%) RHEV
7 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (18.63%) Puppet
2 12 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.80%) NetBackup
3 10 (9.80%) SCCM
4 9 (8.82%) Ansible
5 7 (6.86%) Nagios
6 6 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.92%) Salt
8 3 (2.94%) Graphite
8 3 (2.94%) Kibana
8 3 (2.94%) SELinux
9 2 (1.96%) Mesos
9 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.96%) SCOM
9 2 (1.96%) WMI
9 2 (1.96%) WSUS
10 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.98%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) Cisco
2 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (25.49%) CheckPoint
3 26 (25.49%) Palo Alto
4 24 (23.53%) VMware
5 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
6 12 (11.76%) Citrix
7 9 (8.82%) Symantec
8 7 (6.86%) 3PAR
8 7 (6.86%) HP
9 6 (5.88%) Altiris
9 6 (5.88%) Google
10 5 (4.90%) Oracle
11 4 (3.92%) Splunk
12 3 (2.94%) Facebook
12 3 (2.94%) Veritas
13 2 (1.96%) Juniper
13 2 (1.96%) Qualys
13 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.98%) Apple
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