The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 559 552 528
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 48 86 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 83 74
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £69,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% -3.48%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38709 40323 40040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32647 33078 34028
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the London region.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 6 £47,000 -10.47% 2
Feltham - 2 £48,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 75 (63.03%) Windows
2 70 (58.82%) VMware
3 52 (43.70%) Linux
4 49 (41.18%) SAN
5 39 (32.77%) Firewall
6 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
6 32 (26.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (26.05%) Active Directory
8 27 (22.69%) Degree
9 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (21.01%) MS Exchange
9 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (19.33%) Cisco
11 22 (18.49%) Finance
12 20 (16.81%) Citrix
12 20 (16.81%) ITIL
13 19 (15.97%) VPN
13 19 (15.97%) DNS
14 18 (15.13%) HP
14 18 (15.13%) Perl
14 18 (15.13%) Red Hat
14 18 (15.13%) Configuration Management
14 18 (15.13%) SCCM
15 17 (14.29%) Puppet
16 16 (13.45%) Nagios
16 16 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (13.45%) Python
17 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (21.01%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (8.40%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.72%) IIS
7 6 (5.04%) JBoss
7 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.68%) Lync
10 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.84%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (41.18%) SAN
2 39 (32.77%) Firewall
3 19 (15.97%) VPN
3 19 (15.97%) DNS
4 12 (10.08%) Wireless
5 11 (9.24%) WAN
5 11 (9.24%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.40%) LDAP
6 10 (8.40%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (5.88%) Network Security
7 7 (5.88%) VLAN
7 7 (5.88%) MPLS
7 7 (5.88%) DHCP
7 7 (5.88%) BGP
7 7 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 6 (5.04%) VPLS
8 6 (5.04%) HSRP
8 6 (5.04%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) MySQL
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.84%) Redis
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (4.20%) TestDirector
2 5 (4.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.52%) Bazaar
4 1 (0.84%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.84%) Hudson
4 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (18.49%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Advertising
3 4 (3.36%) Games
3 4 (3.36%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) Web Services
2 7 (5.88%) XML
3 6 (5.04%) CSS
3 6 (5.04%) JSON
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (4.20%) Middleware
5 2 (1.68%) LAMP
6 1 (0.84%) SOAP
6 1 (0.84%) JMS
6 1 (0.84%) WSH
6 1 (0.84%) WSDL
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.84%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.56%) Derivative
3 8 (6.72%) Clustering
4 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.04%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.20%) GIS
7 4 (3.36%) Replication
8 2 (1.68%) Open Source
8 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.84%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.84%) Equities
9 1 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 75 (63.03%) Windows
2 52 (43.70%) Linux
3 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.08%) CentOS
5 11 (9.24%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.24%) Ubuntu
6 9 (7.56%) Solaris
7 8 (6.72%) UNIX
7 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.72%) Debian
8 3 (2.52%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) ITIL
2 18 (15.13%) Configuration Management
3 16 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (12.61%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (11.76%) DevOps
6 11 (9.24%) UML
6 11 (9.24%) Load Balancing
7 10 (8.40%) TOGAF
7 10 (8.40%) Use Case
8 9 (7.56%) Data Modelling
8 9 (7.56%) Validation
9 8 (6.72%) Low Latency
9 8 (6.72%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.04%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (5.04%) Test Planning
12 5 (4.20%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
12 5 (4.20%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.13%) Perl
2 16 (13.45%) Python
3 14 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.40%) SQL
6 9 (7.56%) Java
7 8 (6.72%) C
7 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.20%) PHP
10 3 (2.52%) Lisp
10 3 (2.52%) Ruby
10 3 (2.52%) Haskell
10 3 (2.52%) Erlang
10 3 (2.52%) OCaml
10 3 (2.52%) Scala
11 2 (1.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Degree
2 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (11.76%) MCSE
4 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
7 6 (5.04%) CCNP
7 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.20%) CCNA
8 5 (4.20%) MCITP
8 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
8 5 (4.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (2.52%) VCP4
10 3 (2.52%) MCSA
10 3 (2.52%) MCP
11 2 (1.68%) CISM
11 2 (1.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.36%) JSP 440
1 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (26.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (26.05%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V
3 15 (12.61%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 12 (10.08%) XenApp
6 9 (7.56%) vSphere
7 5 (4.20%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.36%) KVM
8 4 (3.36%) XenServer
8 4 (3.36%) LXC
9 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.52%) Xen
10 2 (1.68%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.68%) vCloud
11 1 (0.84%) Docker
11 1 (0.84%) NFS
11 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (15.13%) SCCM
2 17 (14.29%) Puppet
3 16 (13.45%) Nagios
4 11 (9.24%) WSUS
5 8 (6.72%) ZABBIX
5 8 (6.72%) CFEngine
5 8 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (5.04%) SCOM
8 5 (4.20%) Ansible
9 4 (3.36%) Graphite
10 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (1.68%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.84%) WMI
11 1 (0.84%) Munin
Vendors
1 70 (58.82%) VMware
2 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (19.33%) Cisco
4 20 (16.81%) Citrix
5 18 (15.13%) Red Hat
5 18 (15.13%) HP
6 11 (9.24%) Oracle
7 9 (7.56%) IBM
8 6 (5.04%) EMC
8 6 (5.04%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.20%) Talend
9 5 (4.20%) NetApp
9 5 (4.20%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.36%) Sun
10 4 (3.36%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.36%) Symantec
11 3 (2.52%) Websense
11 3 (2.52%) Veeam
11 3 (2.52%) Juniper
12 2 (1.68%) Apple
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
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