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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 254 249 253
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 72 71 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 70 63 76
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 103 (59.54%) Linux
2 91 (52.60%) Windows
3 66 (38.15%) Oracle
4 59 (34.10%) SQL
5 51 (29.48%) Java
6 48 (27.75%) UNIX
6 48 (27.75%) VMware
7 45 (26.01%) Finance
8 44 (25.43%) Apache
9 43 (24.86%) SQL Server
10 39 (22.54%) Active Directory
11 36 (20.81%) Microsoft
12 34 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (19.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (19.08%) Tomcat
14 30 (17.34%) Node.js
14 30 (17.34%) F5
15 29 (16.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (15.61%) Python
16 27 (15.61%) Red Hat
17 25 (14.45%) MS Exchange
18 24 (13.87%) Degree
19 23 (13.29%) Cisco
20 21 (12.14%) ITIL
20 21 (12.14%) Bash Shell
20 21 (12.14%) PowerShell
21 19 (10.98%) Firewall
21 19 (10.98%) LAN
21 19 (10.98%) HTTP
21 19 (10.98%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (25.43%) Apache
2 33 (19.08%) Tomcat
3 30 (17.34%) Node.js
4 25 (14.45%) MS Exchange
5 19 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (7.51%) IIS
7 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.89%) Drupal
8 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.89%) nginx
9 4 (2.31%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.16%) Lync
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.58%) SAS
12 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) MS Office
2 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.31%) SaaS
2 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) Firewall
1 19 (10.98%) LAN
1 19 (10.98%) HTTP
2 18 (10.40%) SAN
2 18 (10.40%) WAN
3 16 (9.25%) FTP
4 13 (7.51%) Internet
5 12 (6.94%) DNS
6 11 (6.36%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.78%) IP Telephony
8 8 (4.62%) SNMP
8 8 (4.62%) VoIP
8 8 (4.62%) Kerberos
9 5 (2.89%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.31%) OpenVPN
10 4 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.31%) NAS
10 4 (2.31%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.31%) Network Security
10 4 (2.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.67%) MySQL
3 11 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.20%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.20%) Big Data
5 8 (4.62%) Mahout
5 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.20%) JIRA
1 9 (5.20%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.62%) JConsole
2 8 (4.62%) Log4j
2 8 (4.62%) Subversion
3 7 (4.05%) Selenium
3 7 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (4.05%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.05%) WebDriver
3 7 (4.05%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.31%) Hudson
5 4 (2.31%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.16%) dbdeploy
6 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.16%) Maven
7 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.58%) JUnit
7 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (26.01%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.62%) Retail
4 6 (3.47%) Banking
5 4 (2.31%) Publishing
6 3 (1.73%) Advertising
6 3 (1.73%) Back Office
6 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.16%) Games
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.09%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (7.51%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (7.51%) Middleware
2 13 (7.51%) Web Services
3 12 (6.94%) XML
4 9 (5.20%) SOAP
4 9 (5.20%) REST
5 8 (4.62%) SPNEGO
5 8 (4.62%) JMX
5 8 (4.62%) LAMP
5 8 (4.62%) JSON
6 7 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.31%) .NET
8 2 (1.16%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.16%) HTML
9 1 (0.58%) WSDL
9 1 (0.58%) JMS
9 1 (0.58%) COM
9 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Clustering
2 11 (6.36%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.47%) Open Source
5 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.73%) Statistics
7 3 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.73%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.73%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.16%) DTV
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.16%) Equities
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) Animation
9 1 (0.58%) Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 103 (59.54%) Linux
2 91 (52.60%) Windows
3 48 (27.75%) UNIX
4 34 (19.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (16.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.05%) Solaris
8 7 (4.05%) CentOS
9 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.31%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.14%) ITIL
2 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (8.09%) CRM
3 14 (8.09%) Configuration Management
3 14 (8.09%) DevOps
4 12 (6.94%) ETL
5 10 (5.78%) Data Management
6 9 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.20%) Test Management
7 8 (4.62%) High Availability
7 8 (4.62%) Use Case
7 8 (4.62%) UML
7 8 (4.62%) SOA
7 8 (4.62%) TOGAF
7 8 (4.62%) Automated Testing
8 7 (4.05%) Data Modelling
8 7 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (4.05%) Project Management
8 7 (4.05%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.10%) SQL
2 51 (29.48%) Java
3 27 (15.61%) Python
4 21 (12.14%) Bash Shell
4 21 (12.14%) PowerShell
5 18 (10.40%) Perl
6 15 (8.67%) Ruby
7 9 (5.20%) PHP
7 9 (5.20%) C#
8 8 (4.62%) R
9 5 (2.89%) Korn
9 5 (2.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.89%) VBScript
10 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.31%) C++
11 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.73%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.87%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.89%) MCSE
4 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.31%) CCNP
4 4 (2.31%) MCITP
4 4 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.73%) MCP
5 3 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) CCEE
6 2 (1.16%) MCSA
7 1 (0.58%) MCTS
7 1 (0.58%) CCVP
7 1 (0.58%) CCIE
7 1 (0.58%) CCSP
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) RHCE
7 1 (0.58%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 34 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.67%) VMware ESX
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (4.05%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.47%) XenApp
6 6 (3.47%) NFS
7 5 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.31%) VirtualBox
8 4 (2.31%) Varnish
8 4 (2.31%) Postfix
9 2 (1.16%) vSphere
9 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.16%) Samba
10 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) vCloud
10 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (7.51%) SCCM
2 9 (5.20%) Puppet
3 8 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.89%) BMC Performance Manager
4 5 (2.89%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.31%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.73%) Nagios
7 2 (1.16%) Munin
7 2 (1.16%) SCOM
8 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (38.15%) Oracle
2 48 (27.75%) VMware
3 36 (20.81%) Microsoft
4 30 (17.34%) F5
5 27 (15.61%) Red Hat
6 23 (13.29%) Cisco
7 19 (10.98%) Citrix
8 12 (6.94%) JBoss
8 12 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (5.20%) HP
10 8 (4.62%) IBM
11 7 (4.05%) webMethods
11 7 (4.05%) TIBCO
11 7 (4.05%) Cerillion
11 7 (4.05%) Talend
12 6 (3.47%) EMC
13 5 (2.89%) Sun
13 5 (2.89%) BMC
13 5 (2.89%) CommVault
13 5 (2.89%) Avaya
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call, bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago