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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 564 522 537
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 60 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 75
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £39,852 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.25% -13.36%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +3 11 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Feltham - 2 £48,000 -
Uxbridge -7 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 98 (68.53%) Windows
2 90 (62.94%) VMware
3 63 (44.06%) Linux
3 63 (44.06%) SAN
4 42 (29.37%) Active Directory
5 40 (27.97%) Firewall
6 39 (27.27%) Finance
7 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
8 37 (25.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (22.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (22.38%) DNS
9 32 (22.38%) Citrix
10 30 (20.98%) MS Exchange
11 29 (20.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (18.18%) Cisco
13 25 (17.48%) HP
13 25 (17.48%) Degree
13 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (16.08%) Perl
14 23 (16.08%) Red Hat
15 21 (14.69%) Hyper-V
15 21 (14.69%) ITIL
15 21 (14.69%) VPN
16 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2007
17 19 (13.29%) Nagios
17 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
17 19 (13.29%) Puppet
18 18 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (12.59%) DHCP

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (20.98%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.69%) IIS
6 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (4.20%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.50%) JBoss
9 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.10%) Apache
11 1 (0.70%) Lync
11 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.70%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (44.06%) SAN
2 40 (27.97%) Firewall
3 32 (22.38%) DNS
4 21 (14.69%) VPN
5 18 (12.59%) DHCP
6 17 (11.89%) WAN
7 16 (11.19%) TCP/IP
8 15 (10.49%) iSCSI
9 13 (9.09%) Wireless
10 11 (7.69%) LDAP
10 11 (7.69%) LAN
11 9 (6.29%) Network Security
12 8 (5.59%) VLAN
13 7 (4.90%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (4.90%) MPLS
13 7 (4.90%) EIGRP
13 7 (4.90%) BGP
14 6 (4.20%) NAS
14 6 (4.20%) VPLS
14 6 (4.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) MySQL
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.70%) Redis
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.50%) TestDirector
2 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.80%) Mercurial
3 4 (2.80%) Bazaar
4 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.70%) Hudson
5 1 (0.70%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 39 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Banking
2 8 (5.59%) Advertising
3 5 (3.50%) Games
4 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) Web Services
2 9 (6.29%) XML
3 5 (3.50%) CSS
3 5 (3.50%) JSON
4 3 (2.10%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.10%) WSH
5 2 (1.40%) WCF
5 2 (1.40%) jQuery
5 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.40%) .NET
6 1 (0.70%) WSDL
6 1 (0.70%) JMS
6 1 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Clustering
3 8 (5.59%) Derivative
4 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.20%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.20%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.50%) Replication
5 5 (3.50%) GIS
6 3 (2.10%) Open Source
7 2 (1.40%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.70%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.70%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 98 (68.53%) Windows
2 63 (44.06%) Linux
3 32 (22.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (20.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (9.09%) CentOS
8 12 (8.39%) UNIX
9 11 (7.69%) Ubuntu
9 11 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 10 (6.99%) Solaris
11 9 (6.29%) Debian
12 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.69%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
3 17 (11.89%) DevOps
4 15 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (9.79%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (9.09%) Use Case
7 10 (6.99%) Load Balancing
8 9 (6.29%) Validation
8 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.59%) Low Latency
9 8 (5.59%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 7 (4.90%) Project Management
10 7 (4.90%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.20%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.20%) UML
11 6 (4.20%) Test Planning
12 5 (3.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (3.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.08%) Perl
2 18 (12.59%) PowerShell
3 17 (11.89%) Python
4 15 (10.49%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.39%) SQL
6 11 (7.69%) Java
7 10 (6.99%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.59%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.59%) C
9 6 (4.20%) VBScript
10 5 (3.50%) Ruby
11 4 (2.80%) OCaml
11 4 (2.80%) Scala
11 4 (2.80%) Haskell
11 4 (2.80%) Erlang
11 4 (2.80%) Lisp
12 3 (2.10%) VB
12 3 (2.10%) PHP
13 2 (1.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) Degree
2 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.19%) MCSE
4 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.59%) DV Cleared
6 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.90%) CCNA
7 7 (4.90%) SC Cleared
8 6 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (3.50%) CCNP
9 5 (3.50%) MCTS
9 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.80%) MCITP
10 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.40%) MCP
11 2 (1.40%) MCSA
12 1 (0.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.80%) JSP 440
1 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (29.37%) Active Directory
2 37 (25.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.69%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.89%) XenApp
5 16 (11.19%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (10.49%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.59%) vSphere
8 5 (3.50%) LXC
8 5 (3.50%) MetaFrame
8 5 (3.50%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.80%) XenServer
9 4 (2.80%) Xen
9 4 (2.80%) KVM
10 3 (2.10%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.40%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.40%) NFS
11 2 (1.40%) Samba
11 2 (1.40%) vCloud
12 1 (0.70%) Docker
12 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (13.29%) Nagios
1 19 (13.29%) Puppet
2 18 (12.59%) SCCM
3 16 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (9.79%) WSUS
5 8 (5.59%) ZABBIX
5 8 (5.59%) CFEngine
6 7 (4.90%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (4.20%) Ansible
8 4 (2.80%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.80%) Graphite
9 3 (2.10%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.10%) SCOM
10 1 (0.70%) WMI
10 1 (0.70%) Munin
Vendors
1 90 (62.94%) VMware
2 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.38%) Citrix
4 26 (18.18%) Cisco
5 25 (17.48%) HP
6 23 (16.08%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.99%) NetApp
8 8 (5.59%) SolarWinds
8 8 (5.59%) Oracle
8 8 (5.59%) EMC
8 8 (5.59%) Symantec
9 6 (4.20%) Dell
9 6 (4.20%) IBM
9 6 (4.20%) Juniper
10 5 (3.50%) Sun
11 4 (2.80%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.10%) Apple
12 3 (2.10%) Reuters
12 3 (2.10%) Websense
12 3 (2.10%) Veeam
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