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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 573 571 536
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 61 89 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 82 67
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
41776 45685 42411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.57% 93.84% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35245 37709 35803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +12 5 £44,000 -16.19% 2
Hounslow - 1 £34,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 71 (58.68%) Windows
2 60 (49.59%) VMware
3 46 (38.02%) Linux
4 41 (33.88%) SAN
5 39 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (28.93%) Firewall
7 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
8 30 (24.79%) Active Directory
9 27 (22.31%) MS Exchange
9 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (22.31%) Degree
9 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (20.66%) Finance
11 23 (19.01%) DNS
12 20 (16.53%) Cisco
12 20 (16.53%) ITIL
12 20 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (15.70%) VPN
13 19 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (14.05%) Python
14 17 (14.05%) Citrix
14 17 (14.05%) Oracle
14 17 (14.05%) IIS
14 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (13.22%) Red Hat
15 16 (13.22%) Configuration Management
15 16 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (13.22%) MCSE
15 16 (13.22%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (12.40%) Bash Shell

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 27 (22.31%) MS Exchange
2 19 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (14.05%) IIS
4 14 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (9.92%) JBoss
6 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 10 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.48%) Apache
8 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.65%) Lync
10 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) SAN
2 35 (28.93%) Firewall
3 23 (19.01%) DNS
4 19 (15.70%) VPN
5 12 (9.92%) WAN
6 10 (8.26%) Wireless
6 10 (8.26%) Network Security
7 9 (7.44%) NetScaler
7 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.44%) VoIP
8 8 (6.61%) LDAP
8 8 (6.61%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (5.79%) iSCSI
9 7 (5.79%) MPLS
9 7 (5.79%) BGP
10 6 (4.96%) EIGRP
10 6 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.96%) LAN
10 6 (4.96%) DHCP
10 6 (4.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.57%) MySQL
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.83%) Redis
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.13%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.83%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Law
2 7 (5.79%) Advertising
3 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Military
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Web Services
2 11 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (9.09%) Middleware
3 5 (4.13%) LAMP
3 5 (4.13%) JSON
3 5 (4.13%) CSS
3 5 (4.13%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) WSH
4 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.79%) Derivative
3 6 (4.96%) Clustering
3 6 (4.96%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.13%) Open Source
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.65%) Social Network
7 2 (1.65%) GIS
8 1 (0.83%) Equities
8 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (58.68%) Windows
2 46 (38.02%) Linux
3 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.09%) CentOS
6 8 (6.61%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.96%) Solaris
8 5 (4.13%) UNIX
9 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.48%) Debian
10 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.83%) Fedora
11 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.53%) ITIL
2 16 (13.22%) Configuration Management
2 16 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (11.57%) UML
3 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.57%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (10.74%) DevOps
4 13 (10.74%) TOGAF
4 13 (10.74%) Data Modelling
5 12 (9.92%) Load Balancing
6 11 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (7.44%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.96%) Low Latency
8 6 (4.96%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 6 (4.96%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.13%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.13%) OpenUP
9 5 (4.13%) Change Control
9 5 (4.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.05%) Python
2 15 (12.40%) Perl
2 15 (12.40%) Bash Shell
3 14 (11.57%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.26%) PHP
5 9 (7.44%) Java
6 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.13%) SQL
9 3 (2.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.65%) VBScript
10 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) Degree
2 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.22%) MCSE
4 12 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (5.79%) CCNP
6 7 (5.79%) CCNA
7 5 (4.13%) MCSA
7 5 (4.13%) MCP
7 5 (4.13%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.31%) MCITP
9 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.65%) CISM
10 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.65%) CISSP
10 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.83%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (24.79%) Active Directory
3 16 (13.22%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.92%) VMware ESX
6 10 (8.26%) XenApp
7 9 (7.44%) vSphere
8 3 (2.48%) UAG
8 3 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.48%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.65%) XenServer
9 2 (1.65%) KVM
10 1 (0.83%) Docker
10 1 (0.83%) LXC
10 1 (0.83%) vCloud
10 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.83%) NFS
10 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) SCCM
1 15 (12.40%) Puppet
2 12 (9.92%) Nagios
3 11 (9.09%) WSUS
4 8 (6.61%) ZABBIX
4 8 (6.61%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.96%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (4.96%) SCOM
5 6 (4.96%) CFEngine
6 5 (4.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (4.13%) Cobbler
6 5 (4.13%) Ansible
7 3 (2.48%) Salt
7 3 (2.48%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.65%) Graphite
9 1 (0.83%) Munin
9 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 60 (49.59%) VMware
2 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.53%) Cisco
4 17 (14.05%) Oracle
4 17 (14.05%) Citrix
5 16 (13.22%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.74%) IBM
7 11 (9.09%) HP
7 11 (9.09%) TIBCO
7 11 (9.09%) Talend
8 8 (6.61%) EMC
9 6 (4.96%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.31%) AppSense
10 4 (3.31%) NetApp
11 3 (2.48%) Juniper
11 3 (2.48%) Apple
11 3 (2.48%) Websense
11 3 (2.48%) Veeam
12 2 (1.65%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.65%) Sun
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus and other exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 41000 and 57000
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
South Hampstead High School
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield
Blue Town Online
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus call out & bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago