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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 191 202 198
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 37 56 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 91
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 49 (68.06%) Linux
2 37 (51.39%) Windows
3 35 (48.61%) Python
4 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 26 (36.11%) Bash Shell
7 25 (34.72%) Puppet
7 25 (34.72%) DevOps
8 24 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 23 (31.94%) PowerShell
10 22 (30.56%) Ruby
11 21 (29.17%) Finance
11 21 (29.17%) Java
11 21 (29.17%) Jenkins
12 20 (27.78%) VMware
13 18 (25.00%) SCCM
14 16 (22.22%) JIRA
14 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.83%) Citrix
15 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
15 15 (20.83%) Subversion
15 15 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (19.44%) Atlassian
16 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
16 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (19.44%) Cisco
17 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
17 13 (18.06%) Node.js
17 13 (18.06%) Build Automation

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 9 (12.50%) IIS
1 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.94%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) Confluence
4 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.11%) Office 365
4 4 (5.56%) OpenShift
4 4 (5.56%) SaaS
5 3 (4.17%) GitHub
6 1 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.39%) Heroku
6 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) DHCP
1 10 (13.89%) DNS
2 9 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (6.94%) VoIP
4 4 (5.56%) Multicast
5 3 (4.17%) BGP
5 3 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.17%) FWSM
5 3 (4.17%) IPv4
5 3 (4.17%) NX-OS
5 3 (4.17%) OSPF
5 3 (4.17%) Skype
5 3 (4.17%) VLAN
5 3 (4.17%) VPN
6 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.78%) LDAP
7 1 (1.39%) AMQP
7 1 (1.39%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 16 (22.22%) JIRA
3 15 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (20.83%) Subversion
4 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
5 13 (18.06%) git-flow
6 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.39%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Turkish Language
4 4 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Law
6 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) Node.js
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) SOAP
4 4 (5.56%) JSON
4 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.17%) .NET
5 3 (4.17%) ELK Stack
5 3 (4.17%) LAMP
5 3 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (2.78%) DHTML
6 2 (2.78%) Django
6 2 (2.78%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) jQuery
6 2 (2.78%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) JMS
7 1 (1.39%) NumPy
7 1 (1.39%) RESTful
7 1 (1.39%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.17%) Equities
3 3 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.17%) PlayStation
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Eurex
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (68.06%) Linux
2 37 (51.39%) Windows
3 30 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.72%) Unix
7 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.17%) Solaris
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) DevOps
2 13 (18.06%) Build Automation
3 11 (15.28%) High Availability
4 9 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 8 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.94%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.17%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (4.17%) Market Making
8 3 (4.17%) Migration
8 3 (4.17%) Open Source
9 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.78%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.78%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.78%) MapReduce
9 2 (2.78%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) Python
2 26 (36.11%) Bash Shell
3 23 (31.94%) PowerShell
4 22 (30.56%) Ruby
5 21 (29.17%) Java
6 13 (18.06%) Scala
7 11 (15.28%) Perl
8 8 (11.11%) SQL
9 7 (9.72%) C++
10 6 (8.33%) C
11 5 (6.94%) C#
12 3 (4.17%) PHP
12 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
14 1 (1.39%) Go
14 1 (1.39%) R
14 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) MCSE
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) MCSA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.17%) CCNP
4 3 (4.17%) CCSE
4 3 (4.17%) CCSP
5 2 (2.78%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.39%) CCDE
6 1 (1.39%) CCDP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) HIPAA
1 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.78%) MiFID
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) XenApp
3 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.94%) vSphere
6 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.17%) Docker
8 2 (2.78%) NFS
8 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.39%) Firmware
9 1 (1.39%) vCloud
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) Puppet
2 24 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (25.00%) SCCM
4 7 (9.72%) Kibana
5 6 (8.33%) Ansible
6 5 (6.94%) FortiGate
6 5 (6.94%) Nagios
6 5 (6.94%) WSUS
7 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (5.56%) WMI
8 3 (4.17%) logstash
9 1 (1.39%) Consul
9 1 (1.39%) Control-M
9 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.39%) SCOM
9 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) VMware
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.83%) Citrix
4 14 (19.44%) Atlassian
4 14 (19.44%) Cisco
5 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.56%) New Relic
6 4 (5.56%) Qualys
6 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.17%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.39%) BMC
9 1 (1.39%) Dell
9 1 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) Meraki
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.39%) Veeam
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago