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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 206 263 265
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 41 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 66
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
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
5956 9484 11366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.19% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 8160 9505
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 £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 41 (42.71%) Windows
3 30 (31.25%) Cisco
4 28 (29.17%) Firewall
4 28 (29.17%) High Availability
5 25 (26.04%) Windows Server
6 24 (25.00%) BGP
6 24 (25.00%) VPN
7 23 (23.96%) Active Directory
7 23 (23.96%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (23.96%) Python
7 23 (23.96%) Multicast
8 22 (22.92%) Palo Alto
8 22 (22.92%) NX-OS
8 22 (22.92%) VMware
8 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
8 22 (22.92%) EIGRP
8 22 (22.92%) OSPF
8 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 22 (22.92%) IPv4
8 22 (22.92%) CCSP
8 22 (22.92%) CCNP
8 22 (22.92%) CCSE
8 22 (22.92%) VLAN
8 22 (22.92%) FWSM
9 21 (21.88%) DevOps
10 18 (18.75%) Bash Shell
10 18 (18.75%) Puppet
11 16 (16.67%) Perl

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 15 (15.63%) IIS
2 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
3 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.33%) Apache
5 7 (7.29%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
7 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.04%) CMS
10 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) Office 365
3 5 (5.21%) SaaS
4 4 (4.17%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.08%) GitHub
5 2 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.17%) Firewall
2 24 (25.00%) BGP
2 24 (25.00%) VPN
3 23 (23.96%) Multicast
4 22 (22.92%) EIGRP
4 22 (22.92%) FWSM
4 22 (22.92%) IPv4
4 22 (22.92%) NX-OS
4 22 (22.92%) OSPF
4 22 (22.92%) VLAN
5 12 (12.50%) DNS
6 9 (9.38%) Kerberos
7 8 (8.33%) DHCP
8 5 (5.21%) Internet
8 5 (5.21%) LAN
8 5 (5.21%) WAN
9 4 (4.17%) AMQP
9 4 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.08%) Redis
3 2 (2.08%) Riak
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.04%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 14 (14.58%) Banking
3 12 (12.50%) Law
4 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.08%) Turkish Language
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) Web Services
2 6 (6.25%) JSON
3 5 (5.21%) .NET
3 5 (5.21%) ELK Stack
3 5 (5.21%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.17%) SOAP
5 3 (3.13%) Sensu
6 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.08%) Node.js
6 2 (2.08%) OpenDaylight
6 2 (2.08%) React
6 2 (2.08%) RESTful
6 2 (2.08%) Swagger
6 2 (2.08%) WebSockets
6 2 (2.08%) XML
6 2 (2.08%) XMPP
7 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.21%) Fintech
3 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (3.13%) PlayStation
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.08%) Equities
5 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.08%) SCADA
5 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.04%) Eurex
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Linux
1 41 (42.71%) Windows
2 25 (26.04%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.25%) Unix
6 6 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.17%) Debian
7 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.04%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.04%) Solaris
9 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) High Availability
2 21 (21.88%) DevOps
3 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.50%) ITIL
4 11 (11.46%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.29%) Open Source
7 6 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.17%) Project Management
9 4 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (3.13%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (2.08%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (2.08%) Market Making
11 2 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.08%) Security Patching
11 2 (2.08%) SOLID
11 2 (2.08%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) Python
2 18 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 16 (16.67%) Perl
4 15 (15.63%) SQL
5 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.42%) Ruby
7 7 (7.29%) Java
8 6 (6.25%) C++
8 6 (6.25%) VB
9 5 (5.21%) C#
10 4 (4.17%) C
11 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.13%) VBA
12 2 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (2.08%) PHP
13 1 (1.04%) Korn
13 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.04%) R
13 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.92%) CCNP
2 22 (22.92%) CCSE
2 22 (22.92%) CCSP
3 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.08%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) HIPAA
1 4 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (23.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.17%) Docker
4 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.17%) vSphere
5 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.04%) NFS
6 1 (1.04%) RHEV
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) Puppet
2 13 (13.54%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.42%) Ansible
3 10 (10.42%) NetBackup
4 9 (9.38%) Nagios
5 8 (8.33%) SCCM
6 7 (7.29%) Kibana
7 6 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (4.17%) WMI
8 4 (4.17%) WSUS
9 3 (3.13%) Graphite
9 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
9 3 (3.13%) logstash
9 3 (3.13%) Salt
9 3 (3.13%) SELinux
10 2 (2.08%) FortiGate
11 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
11 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Cisco
2 22 (22.92%) CheckPoint
2 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.92%) Palo Alto
2 22 (22.92%) VMware
3 15 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.38%) Citrix
4 9 (9.38%) Symantec
5 7 (7.29%) 3PAR
5 7 (7.29%) HP
6 6 (6.25%) Altiris
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle
8 4 (4.17%) Google
8 4 (4.17%) Qualys
8 4 (4.17%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.13%) Facebook
9 3 (3.13%) Splunk
9 3 (3.13%) Veritas
10 2 (2.08%) Juniper
11 1 (1.04%) Apple
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