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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 253 262 258
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 65 59 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.54% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 79
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 97 (57.06%) Windows
2 96 (56.47%) Linux
3 62 (36.47%) Oracle
4 55 (32.35%) VMware
5 53 (31.18%) SQL
6 45 (26.47%) Java
6 45 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 45 (26.47%) Finance
7 43 (25.29%) SQL Server
8 41 (24.12%) Microsoft
9 40 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (22.94%) UNIX
11 37 (21.76%) Apache
12 35 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (18.82%) MS Exchange
14 30 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (17.06%) Tomcat
16 27 (15.88%) Node.js
16 27 (15.88%) F5
17 26 (15.29%) Cisco
17 26 (15.29%) Red Hat
18 25 (14.71%) SAN
19 24 (14.12%) Python
19 24 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (14.12%) PowerShell
19 24 (14.12%) Degree
20 22 (12.94%) ITIL
20 22 (12.94%) Citrix
21 20 (11.76%) Perl
21 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (21.76%) Apache
2 32 (18.82%) MS Exchange
3 29 (17.06%) Tomcat
4 27 (15.88%) Node.js
5 24 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (8.82%) IIS
7 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.18%) Drupal
11 2 (1.18%) nginx
11 2 (1.18%) Lync
12 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.59%) SAS
12 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 19 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (4.12%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.35%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) SAN
2 19 (11.18%) Firewall
2 19 (11.18%) LAN
3 18 (10.59%) WAN
3 18 (10.59%) HTTP
4 16 (9.41%) FTP
5 14 (8.24%) DNS
6 11 (6.47%) Internet
7 10 (5.88%) SNMP
8 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
8 9 (5.29%) DHCP
9 8 (4.71%) IP Telephony
10 7 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.12%) Kerberos
11 5 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (2.94%) VoIP
12 4 (2.35%) Network Security
12 4 (2.35%) iSCSI
12 4 (2.35%) NAS
13 3 (1.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) MySQL
3 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.12%) Mahout
4 7 (4.12%) Big Data
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.29%) JIRA
2 7 (4.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (4.12%) TeamCity
2 7 (4.12%) WebDriver
2 7 (4.12%) Selenium
2 7 (4.12%) JConsole
2 7 (4.12%) SpecFlow
2 7 (4.12%) Subversion
2 7 (4.12%) Log4j
3 6 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.18%) Maven
4 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.18%) dbdeploy
4 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.59%) Hudson
5 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.59%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.71%) Banking
4 7 (4.12%) Retail
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
5 3 (1.76%) Electronics
5 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.76%) Advertising
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.24%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (7.65%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (7.65%) Middleware
2 13 (7.65%) Web Services
3 10 (5.88%) XML
4 8 (4.71%) LAMP
4 8 (4.71%) SOAP
4 8 (4.71%) REST
5 7 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (4.12%) SPNEGO
5 7 (4.12%) JSON
5 7 (4.12%) JMX
6 4 (2.35%) .NET
7 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.18%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.59%) jQuery
8 1 (0.59%) WSDL
8 1 (0.59%) CGI
8 1 (0.59%) JMS
8 1 (0.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Clustering
2 9 (5.29%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.53%) Open Source
5 5 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.35%) Equities
7 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.76%) DTV
7 3 (1.76%) Statistics
8 2 (1.18%) Replication
8 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.59%) Animation
9 1 (0.59%) CMDB
9 1 (0.59%) Wiki
9 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 97 (57.06%) Windows
2 96 (56.47%) Linux
3 39 (22.94%) UNIX
4 35 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.53%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.94%) Solaris
9 4 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.59%) NetWare
10 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.94%) ITIL
2 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (8.24%) CRM
3 14 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (6.47%) Configuration Management
4 11 (6.47%) Project Management
5 10 (5.88%) ETL
5 10 (5.88%) DevOps
6 9 (5.29%) Test Management
6 9 (5.29%) Data Management
6 9 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.71%) TOGAF
7 8 (4.71%) Automated Testing
7 8 (4.71%) SOA
7 8 (4.71%) UML
7 8 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (4.71%) High Availability
8 7 (4.12%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.12%) Use Case
8 7 (4.12%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.18%) SQL
2 45 (26.47%) Java
3 24 (14.12%) Python
3 24 (14.12%) PowerShell
4 20 (11.76%) Perl
5 17 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (6.47%) Ruby
7 9 (5.29%) C#
8 7 (4.12%) R
8 7 (4.12%) VBScript
9 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.94%) PHP
9 5 (2.94%) Korn
10 4 (2.35%) C
11 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.76%) C++
12 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.71%) MCSE
4 7 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.53%) MCITP
6 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.94%) CCNP
7 4 (2.35%) MCP
8 3 (1.76%) CCEE
8 3 (1.76%) CCA
8 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.76%) MCSA
9 2 (1.18%) CCIE
10 1 (0.59%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) VCP5
10 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 40 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.41%) VMware ESX
4 10 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.71%) XenApp
6 4 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.35%) NFS
6 4 (2.35%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Samba
8 2 (1.18%) vSphere
8 2 (1.18%) vCloud
9 1 (0.59%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.59%) Varnish
9 1 (0.59%) Postfix
9 1 (0.59%) Docker
9 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) SCCM
2 8 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (4.12%) Puppet
4 5 (2.94%) BMC Performance Manager
4 5 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.94%) Nagios
5 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.18%) Munin
6 1 (0.59%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.59%) Ansible
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.59%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 62 (36.47%) Oracle
2 55 (32.35%) VMware
3 41 (24.12%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.88%) F5
5 26 (15.29%) Cisco
5 26 (15.29%) Red Hat
6 22 (12.94%) Citrix
7 12 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (6.47%) JBoss
9 10 (5.88%) HP
9 10 (5.88%) EMC
10 8 (4.71%) IBM
11 7 (4.12%) Cerillion
11 7 (4.12%) Talend
11 7 (4.12%) webMethods
11 7 (4.12%) TIBCO
12 6 (3.53%) NetApp
12 6 (3.53%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.94%) Avaya
13 5 (2.94%) BMC
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