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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 214 250 220
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 97 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.61% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.65% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 91 57 91
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 125 (64.77%) Windows
2 90 (46.63%) VMware
3 69 (35.75%) Finance
4 64 (33.16%) Linux
5 55 (28.50%) Active Directory
6 50 (25.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (24.87%) Microsoft
8 45 (23.32%) Cisco
9 44 (22.80%) MS Exchange
9 44 (22.80%) SQL
10 43 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (20.21%) SAN
12 37 (19.17%) Citrix
12 37 (19.17%) ITIL
13 33 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (17.10%) Firewall
14 32 (16.58%) MS Excel
15 31 (16.06%) Degree
16 30 (15.54%) SQL Server
17 29 (15.03%) DNS
18 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
18 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (12.44%) TCP/IP
20 22 (11.40%) IIS
20 22 (11.40%) XenApp
20 22 (11.40%) Relational Database
21 21 (10.88%) PowerShell
21 21 (10.88%) SCCM
21 21 (10.88%) Python
22 20 (10.36%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 44 (22.80%) MS Exchange
2 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (11.40%) IIS
4 11 (5.70%) Apache
5 8 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.04%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.04%) nginx
8 2 (1.04%) Lync
9 1 (0.52%) Node.js
9 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (16.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (20.21%) SAN
2 33 (17.10%) Firewall
3 29 (15.03%) DNS
4 24 (12.44%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.77%) DHCP
6 13 (6.74%) HTTP
6 13 (6.74%) Internet
7 12 (6.22%) SNMP
7 12 (6.22%) WAN
8 11 (5.70%) NetScaler
9 10 (5.18%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (5.18%) VPN
9 10 (5.18%) NAS
10 9 (4.66%) VLAN
10 9 (4.66%) LAN
10 9 (4.66%) iSCSI
11 7 (3.63%) BGP
12 6 (3.11%) EIGRP
12 6 (3.11%) Wireless
12 6 (3.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.40%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.33%) MySQL
4 7 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.07%) Big Data
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.04%) MS Access
8 2 (1.04%) DTS
8 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.04%) HBase
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.07%) TestDirector
2 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Maven
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Selenium
4 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) dbdeploy
4 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 69 (35.75%) Finance
2 15 (7.77%) Banking
3 9 (4.66%) Retail
3 9 (4.66%) Retail Banking
4 8 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.11%) Advertising
6 4 (2.07%) Law
7 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.55%) Electronics
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.52%) Bulgarian Language
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Lithuanian Language
9 1 (0.52%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Romanian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.70%) Web Services
2 4 (2.07%) .NET
3 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.04%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.04%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.04%) HTML
3 2 (1.04%) Kafka
4 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.52%) JSP
4 1 (0.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.52%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) JMS
4 1 (0.52%) WAP
4 1 (0.52%) WSH
4 1 (0.52%) WSDL
4 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.29%) Clustering
3 15 (7.77%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.70%) Replication
5 10 (5.18%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.66%) Equities
7 6 (3.11%) GIS
8 4 (2.07%) Open Source
9 3 (1.55%) SCADA
9 3 (1.55%) DTV
9 3 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.04%) Biometrics
10 2 (1.04%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.52%) Physics
11 1 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 125 (64.77%) Windows
2 64 (33.16%) Linux
3 43 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (9.33%) UNIX
6 15 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.74%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.18%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.55%) Solaris
9 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.55%) CentOS
9 3 (1.55%) Debian
9 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) NetWare
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.17%) ITIL
2 14 (7.25%) Project Management
3 13 (6.74%) Validation
3 13 (6.74%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (6.22%) Use Case
4 12 (6.22%) Service Delivery
5 11 (5.70%) Software Engineering
6 10 (5.18%) Configuration Management
6 10 (5.18%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (5.18%) Load Balancing
6 10 (5.18%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.66%) SysML
7 9 (4.66%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.66%) UML
7 9 (4.66%) TOGAF
7 9 (4.66%) Migration
7 9 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.15%) Data Modelling
8 8 (4.15%) PRINCE
8 8 (4.15%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.80%) SQL
2 21 (10.88%) Python
2 21 (10.88%) PowerShell
3 18 (9.33%) Perl
4 16 (8.29%) C
5 12 (6.22%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.18%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.18%) Ruby
7 9 (4.66%) VB
7 9 (4.66%) Java
8 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.55%) PHP
9 3 (1.55%) C++
9 3 (1.55%) VBScript
10 2 (1.04%) Groovy
10 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.52%) C#
11 1 (0.52%) ABAP
11 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (16.06%) Degree
2 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (8.29%) CCNA
6 14 (7.25%) DV Cleared
7 13 (6.74%) SC Cleared
8 12 (6.22%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (5.70%) CCA
10 8 (4.15%) MCSE
10 8 (4.15%) CCNP
11 5 (2.59%) MCSA
11 5 (2.59%) ISTQB
12 4 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (2.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (1.55%) MCITP
14 2 (1.04%) MCP
14 2 (1.04%) SAP Certification
15 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) JSP 440
2 4 (2.07%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.07%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 55 (28.50%) Active Directory
2 50 (25.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.40%) XenApp
4 16 (8.29%) vSphere
5 13 (6.74%) VMware Server
6 10 (5.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.15%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.55%) XenServer
9 3 (1.55%) NFS
9 3 (1.55%) KVM
10 2 (1.04%) HDFS
10 2 (1.04%) Squid
10 2 (1.04%) Firmware
10 2 (1.04%) UAG
10 2 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.04%) vCloud
10 2 (1.04%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (10.88%) SCCM
2 13 (6.74%) Puppet
3 12 (6.22%) Nagios
4 7 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.11%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.59%) Munin
6 5 (2.59%) OpenView
6 5 (2.59%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.07%) SCOM
7 4 (2.07%) Cacti
8 3 (1.55%) Ansible
8 3 (1.55%) Graphite
9 2 (1.04%) WSUS
9 2 (1.04%) Kibana
9 2 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.04%) Ambari
9 2 (1.04%) Oozie
9 2 (1.04%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.52%) OVSD
Vendors
1 90 (46.63%) VMware
2 48 (24.87%) Microsoft
3 45 (23.32%) Cisco
4 37 (19.17%) Citrix
5 20 (10.36%) HP
6 17 (8.81%) Red Hat
6 17 (8.81%) Verint
7 12 (6.22%) NetApp
8 11 (5.70%) Avaya
8 11 (5.70%) CyberTech
9 10 (5.18%) Intel
10 8 (4.15%) IronPort
10 8 (4.15%) Oracle
11 7 (3.63%) EMC
12 6 (3.11%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.59%) SAP
14 4 (2.07%) Mitel
14 4 (2.07%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.07%) Splunk
14 4 (2.07%) Hortonworks
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