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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 257 255 257
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 51 80 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.65% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.70% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 65
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +3.31%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 31 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 31 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 76 (64.41%) Windows
2 45 (38.14%) VMware
3 43 (36.44%) Linux
4 41 (34.75%) SQL
4 41 (34.75%) Finance
5 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
6 35 (29.66%) Cisco
7 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
8 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
9 30 (25.42%) Firewall
9 30 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (21.19%) SAN
11 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
12 22 (18.64%) MS Exchange
13 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (16.10%) CCNA
14 19 (16.10%) Java
14 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
14 19 (16.10%) Puppet
15 18 (15.25%) Python
16 17 (14.41%) TCP/IP
16 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (12.71%) Scrum
18 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
18 15 (12.71%) Degree
18 15 (12.71%) Oracle
18 15 (12.71%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.17%) IIS
3 11 (9.32%) Apache
4 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.93%) nginx
6 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.24%) JBoss
7 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.39%) Jetty
8 4 (3.39%) Node.js
8 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
8 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.39%) Lync
8 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) RMDS
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (2.54%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.42%) Firewall
2 25 (21.19%) SAN
3 17 (14.41%) TCP/IP
4 13 (11.02%) DNS
4 13 (11.02%) LAN
5 12 (10.17%) VoIP
6 10 (8.47%) WAN
7 8 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.93%) DHCP
9 5 (4.24%) VPN
9 5 (4.24%) BGP
10 4 (3.39%) Internet
10 4 (3.39%) HTTP
10 4 (3.39%) Avaya Modular Messaging
10 4 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (2.54%) Network Security
11 3 (2.54%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.54%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.02%) MySQL
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.39%) Redis
3 4 (3.39%) Big Data
3 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.39%) Hudson
4 2 (1.69%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.85%) MSI
5 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.85%) GitLab
General
1 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.39%) Billing
4 4 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.85%) Bulgarian Language
6 1 (0.85%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Lithuanian Language
6 1 (0.85%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Romanian Language
6 1 (0.85%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) Web Services
2 5 (4.24%) XML
2 5 (4.24%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.24%) LAMP
3 4 (3.39%) Ajax
3 4 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.39%) WAMP
3 4 (3.39%) Play Framework
3 4 (3.39%) CSS
3 4 (3.39%) JSP
3 4 (3.39%) JMS
3 4 (3.39%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) Middleware
4 1 (0.85%) Sensu
4 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.85%) MCollective
4 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.78%) Clustering
3 8 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.24%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
4 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.69%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Physics
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) Arduino
8 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.85%) SecurID
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 76 (64.41%) Windows
2 43 (36.44%) Linux
3 30 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.78%) UNIX
8 6 (5.08%) CentOS
9 5 (4.24%) Windows 2000
9 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.54%) VMS
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.71%) Scrum
3 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (11.02%) Change Control
5 11 (9.32%) DevOps
6 10 (8.47%) SIEM
6 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.47%) Identity Management
6 10 (8.47%) Information Security
7 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.08%) TDD
7 6 (5.08%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.08%) ITIL
7 6 (5.08%) BDD
7 6 (5.08%) Coaching
8 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.24%) B2B
8 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.39%) Web Development
9 4 (3.39%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.75%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) Java
2 19 (16.10%) PowerShell
3 18 (15.25%) Python
4 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
5 11 (9.32%) Perl
6 6 (5.08%) Ruby
7 4 (3.39%) Groovy
7 4 (3.39%) VB
7 4 (3.39%) PHP
7 4 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.54%) C
9 2 (1.69%) C++
9 2 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.10%) CCNA
3 15 (12.71%) Degree
3 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.93%) CCNP
6 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.39%) MCSE
8 3 (2.54%) MCSA
9 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.85%) CCDP
10 1 (0.85%) CISSP
10 1 (0.85%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.47%) XenApp
4 8 (6.78%) vSphere
5 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.39%) Varnish
6 4 (3.39%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.69%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.69%) Squid
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.69%) iptables
8 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.85%) UAG
8 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (16.10%) Puppet
2 16 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.47%) SCCM
4 5 (4.24%) SCOM
4 5 (4.24%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.39%) HAProxy
5 4 (3.39%) Ansible
6 3 (2.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.54%) Nagios
6 3 (2.54%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.69%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.69%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.85%) yum
8 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.85%) WSUS
8 1 (0.85%) logstash
8 1 (0.85%) systemd
Vendors
1 45 (38.14%) VMware
2 35 (29.66%) Cisco
3 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.71%) Oracle
5 11 (9.32%) Citrix
6 9 (7.63%) EMC
7 8 (6.78%) HP
7 8 (6.78%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.93%) Avaya
9 6 (5.08%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.24%) Intel
10 5 (4.24%) IBM
11 4 (3.39%) Sun
11 4 (3.39%) Cognos
11 4 (3.39%) BMC
11 4 (3.39%) CA
11 4 (3.39%) Symantec
11 4 (3.39%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.39%) Verint
12 3 (2.54%) 3PAR
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ATOC Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum - Plus a fantastic benefits package!
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + Car, Etc
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago