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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 209 261 259
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 49 60 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.58% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.61% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 96
Median salary £53,750 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
6247 9769 12203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.71% 94.90% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 8351 10331
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 £34,044 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 40 (39.22%) Windows
2 32 (31.37%) Linux
2 32 (31.37%) Finance
3 31 (30.39%) Firewall
3 31 (30.39%) VMware
3 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.43%) Cisco
5 27 (26.47%) VPN
5 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 25 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (23.53%) High Availability
8 23 (22.55%) VLAN
9 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (21.57%) BGP
9 22 (21.57%) Windows Server
10 21 (20.59%) Multicast
10 21 (20.59%) EIGRP
10 21 (20.59%) CCNP
11 20 (19.61%) CCSE
11 20 (19.61%) FWSM
11 20 (19.61%) IPv4
11 20 (19.61%) CCSP
11 20 (19.61%) CheckPoint
11 20 (19.61%) OSPF
11 20 (19.61%) Palo Alto
12 19 (18.63%) DevOps
12 19 (18.63%) Python
13 18 (17.65%) SQL
13 18 (17.65%) NX-OS
14 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012

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 (12.75%) IIS
1 13 (12.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.84%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.90%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.90%) Node.js
6 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.96%) Apache
8 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) Office 365
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.94%) IaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.39%) Firewall
2 27 (26.47%) VPN
3 23 (22.55%) VLAN
4 22 (21.57%) BGP
5 21 (20.59%) EIGRP
5 21 (20.59%) Multicast
6 20 (19.61%) FWSM
6 20 (19.61%) IPv4
6 20 (19.61%) OSPF
7 18 (17.65%) NX-OS
8 16 (15.69%) DNS
9 15 (14.71%) LAN
10 12 (11.76%) WAN
11 9 (8.82%) DHCP
12 7 (6.86%) Internet
12 7 (6.86%) IP Telephony
13 6 (5.88%) MPLS
13 6 (5.88%) SAN
14 5 (4.90%) Kerberos
15 4 (3.92%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.96%) Redis
3 2 (1.96%) Riak
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.94%) Maven
2 3 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Banking
3 10 (9.80%) Law
4 8 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.94%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
1 4 (3.92%) Web Services
2 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.94%) ELK Stack
2 3 (2.94%) RESTful
2 3 (2.94%) Sensu
3 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.96%) JSON
3 2 (1.96%) Kafka
3 2 (1.96%) OpenDaylight
3 2 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.96%) React
3 2 (1.96%) Swagger
3 2 (1.96%) WebSockets
3 2 (1.96%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) XMPP
4 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.98%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.98%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.88%) Fintech
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.92%) Physics
6 3 (2.94%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.98%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.98%) Equities
8 1 (0.98%) iPad
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) SCADA
8 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Windows
2 32 (31.37%) Linux
3 22 (21.57%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.78%) Unix
6 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.92%) CentOS
10 3 (2.94%) Debian
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.98%) Android
11 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.98%) Solaris
11 1 (0.98%) SUSE
11 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) High Availability
2 19 (18.63%) DevOps
3 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.84%) ITIL
6 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.88%) Analytics
7 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.88%) Open Source
8 5 (4.90%) Project Management
8 5 (4.90%) Scrum
9 4 (3.92%) Change Management
9 4 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.92%) Service Management
9 4 (3.92%) TDD
10 3 (2.94%) Automation Testing
10 3 (2.94%) Data Acquisition
10 3 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (2.94%) Patch Management
10 3 (2.94%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) Python
2 18 (17.65%) SQL
3 13 (12.75%) Java
4 12 (11.76%) Perl
5 10 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.82%) Ruby
7 7 (6.86%) C#
8 6 (5.88%) C++
9 4 (3.92%) VBA
10 3 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.94%) Scala
11 2 (1.96%) C
11 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 2 (1.96%) R
11 2 (1.96%) VB
12 1 (0.98%) ABAP
12 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (20.59%) CCNP
3 20 (19.61%) CCSE
3 20 (19.61%) CCSP
4 13 (12.75%) Degree
5 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.90%) CCNA
7 4 (3.92%) MCSA
8 3 (2.94%) MCP
8 3 (2.94%) MCSE
8 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.90%) Docker
5 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.94%) vSphere
6 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.96%) HDFS
8 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Puppet
2 11 (10.78%) SCCM
3 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.88%) Ansible
5 5 (4.90%) Nagios
5 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.90%) SCOM
6 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.92%) Salt
7 3 (2.94%) Graphite
7 3 (2.94%) SELinux
8 2 (1.96%) Mesos
8 2 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.98%) Control-M
9 1 (0.98%) Netcool
9 1 (0.98%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
1 31 (30.39%) VMware
2 29 (28.43%) Cisco
3 20 (19.61%) CheckPoint
3 20 (19.61%) Palo Alto
4 15 (14.71%) Citrix
5 8 (7.84%) Google
6 6 (5.88%) Juniper
6 6 (5.88%) Symantec
7 5 (4.90%) Splunk
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.94%) Brocade
9 3 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (2.94%) Facebook
9 3 (2.94%) Veritas
10 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.96%) Altiris
10 2 (1.96%) Avaya
10 2 (1.96%) HP
10 2 (1.96%) SAP
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