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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 256 252 266
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 46 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.82% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.88% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 45 100 64
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
9422 11918 11324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.11% 92.55% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8125 10076 9811
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 91 (68.42%) Windows
2 53 (39.85%) VMware
3 47 (35.34%) Finance
3 47 (35.34%) SQL
4 42 (31.58%) Cisco
5 41 (30.83%) Linux
6 39 (29.32%) Active Directory
7 38 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (24.81%) Microsoft
8 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
9 30 (22.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (21.05%) SAN
11 27 (20.30%) Firewall
12 25 (18.80%) CCNA
13 24 (18.05%) MS Excel
13 24 (18.05%) MS Exchange
14 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
15 20 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 18 (13.53%) Python
17 18 (13.53%) Citrix
18 17 (12.78%) Java
19 16 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (11.28%) Degree
20 15 (11.28%) Oracle
20 15 (11.28%) XenApp
20 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
21 14 (10.53%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 24 (18.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) IIS
3 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.02%) Apache
5 7 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.51%) JBoss
7 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.01%) OpenStack
8 4 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.01%) Lync
8 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.26%) nginx
10 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.75%) Confluence
11 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.75%) Node.js
11 1 (0.75%) Jetty
11 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (18.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) RMDS
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.26%) Office 365
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.05%) SAN
2 27 (20.30%) Firewall
3 13 (9.77%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.02%) VoIP
4 12 (9.02%) DNS
5 11 (8.27%) LAN
6 10 (7.52%) WAN
7 8 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.26%) DHCP
9 5 (3.76%) Internet
9 5 (3.76%) NAS
10 4 (3.01%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.01%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.01%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.01%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.01%) HTTP
10 4 (3.01%) VPN
11 3 (2.26%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.26%) SSL
11 3 (2.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.27%) MySQL
3 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.50%) DB2
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.50%) Maven
3 2 (1.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Hudson
4 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.75%) dbdeploy
4 1 (0.75%) GitLab
General
1 47 (35.34%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.51%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Billing
4 4 (3.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.75%) Bulgarian Language
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Lithuanian Language
6 1 (0.75%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.75%) Romanian Language
6 1 (0.75%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) Web Services
2 4 (3.01%) JMS
2 4 (3.01%) HTML
2 4 (3.01%) .NET
2 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.01%) CSS
2 4 (3.01%) JSP
2 4 (3.01%) LAMP
2 4 (3.01%) Ajax
2 4 (3.01%) WAMP
3 2 (1.50%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) WAP
4 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.75%) MCollective
4 1 (0.75%) Play Framework
4 1 (0.75%) Sensu
4 1 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.02%) Clustering
2 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.51%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.01%) Replication
7 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.50%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.50%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.75%) DTV
9 1 (0.75%) SecurID
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Physics
9 1 (0.75%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (68.42%) Windows
2 41 (30.83%) Linux
3 38 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (22.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (9.02%) UNIX
7 9 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.77%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.50%) VMS
8 2 (1.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.75%) Solaris
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.53%) Scrum
3 12 (9.02%) Change Control
4 11 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.77%) Information Security
6 9 (6.77%) Identity Management
6 9 (6.77%) SIEM
6 9 (6.77%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.02%) DevOps
7 8 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.02%) ITIL
8 6 (4.51%) TDD
8 6 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.51%) BDD
8 6 (4.51%) Coaching
9 5 (3.76%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.01%) Web Design
10 4 (3.01%) EAI
10 4 (3.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (35.34%) SQL
2 19 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 18 (13.53%) Python
4 17 (12.78%) Java
5 12 (9.02%) Perl
6 9 (6.77%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.26%) Ruby
8 5 (3.76%) VB
9 4 (3.01%) PHP
9 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.01%) C
10 3 (2.26%) Groovy
11 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.50%) C++
12 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (18.80%) CCNA
3 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
4 15 (11.28%) Degree
5 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.77%) CCNP
7 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (5.26%) MCSE
9 6 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.76%) MCSA
11 3 (2.26%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.50%) CCA
12 2 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.75%) CISSP
13 1 (0.75%) MCTS
13 1 (0.75%) CCDP
13 1 (0.75%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.28%) XenApp
4 12 (9.02%) vSphere
5 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.76%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.26%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.50%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.50%) Squid
7 2 (1.50%) UAG
8 1 (0.75%) Varnish
8 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) SCCM
1 14 (10.53%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.51%) SCOM
4 5 (3.76%) Nagios
5 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.50%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.50%) Kibana
6 2 (1.50%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.75%) Ansible
7 1 (0.75%) logstash
7 1 (0.75%) systemd
7 1 (0.75%) Graphite
7 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Munin
7 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (39.85%) VMware
2 42 (31.58%) Cisco
3 33 (24.81%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.53%) Citrix
5 15 (11.28%) Oracle
6 10 (7.52%) EMC
6 10 (7.52%) Verint
7 9 (6.77%) Intel
7 9 (6.77%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.02%) HP
8 8 (6.02%) CyberTech
9 6 (4.51%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.76%) IBM
10 5 (3.76%) Altiris
10 5 (3.76%) NetApp
11 4 (3.01%) Symantec
11 4 (3.01%) Sun
11 4 (3.01%) Cognos
11 4 (3.01%) Avaya
11 4 (3.01%) BMC
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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