The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 571 522 577
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 80 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 77 56
Average salary £51,188 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.93% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -7 9 £60,000 +37.14% 4
Sidcup -7 3 £50,875 +3.82% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 102 (58.96%) VMware
2 89 (51.45%) Windows
3 83 (47.98%) Linux
4 72 (41.62%) Active Directory
5 61 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (31.21%) DNS
6 54 (31.21%) Firewall
6 54 (31.21%) Finance
7 52 (30.06%) Citrix
7 52 (30.06%) SAN
8 45 (26.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (25.43%) Microsoft
10 42 (24.28%) MS Exchange
11 40 (23.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
13 35 (20.23%) Cisco
14 32 (18.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 32 (18.50%) DevOps
15 31 (17.92%) Perl
15 31 (17.92%) Oracle
16 30 (17.34%) XenApp
17 29 (16.76%) Puppet
17 29 (16.76%) SQL Server
17 29 (16.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 28 (16.18%) Red Hat
18 28 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 27 (15.61%) HP
19 27 (15.61%) LAN
19 27 (15.61%) WAN
20 26 (15.03%) TCP/IP

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 42 (24.28%) MS Exchange
2 32 (18.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (16.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 26 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (10.98%) SharePoint
6 17 (9.83%) Apache
7 15 (8.67%) Tomcat
7 15 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.05%) nginx
8 7 (4.05%) IIS
9 4 (2.31%) Drupal
9 4 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.31%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.58%) Confluence
12 1 (0.58%) Node.js
12 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Simulink
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (4.05%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) Joyent
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.47%) IaaS
4 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (31.21%) DNS
1 54 (31.21%) Firewall
2 52 (30.06%) SAN
3 27 (15.61%) LAN
3 27 (15.61%) WAN
4 26 (15.03%) TCP/IP
4 26 (15.03%) DHCP
5 25 (14.45%) VPN
6 17 (9.83%) VLAN
7 15 (8.67%) NAS
8 14 (8.09%) LDAP
9 10 (5.78%) SNMP
9 10 (5.78%) SSH
10 9 (5.20%) iSCSI
10 9 (5.20%) Network Security
11 8 (4.62%) Wireless
12 6 (3.47%) Internet
12 6 (3.47%) OSPF
12 6 (3.47%) BGP
12 6 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.45%) MySQL
3 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.47%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.31%) DB2
6 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.47%) Hudson
5 4 (2.31%) JIRA
5 4 (2.31%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.73%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) Maven
8 1 (0.58%) FishEye
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 54 (31.21%) Finance
2 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.31%) Publishing
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
4 3 (1.73%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Law
5 2 (1.16%) Electronics
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.25%) Web Services
2 14 (8.09%) JSON
2 14 (8.09%) XML
2 14 (8.09%) CSS
3 12 (6.94%) LAMP
4 10 (5.78%) .NET
4 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.20%) jQuery
6 7 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.05%) Middleware
7 4 (2.31%) WSH
8 3 (1.73%) WCF
9 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Blackberry
2 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.47%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.89%) Open Source
4 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.31%) Biotechnology
5 4 (2.31%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.73%) Derivative
6 3 (1.73%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.58%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 89 (51.45%) Windows
2 83 (47.98%) Linux
3 45 (26.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (23.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (14.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (11.56%) Ubuntu
8 16 (9.25%) Solaris
9 13 (7.51%) UNIX
10 11 (6.36%) CentOS
11 6 (3.47%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.89%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.31%) Debian
13 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.58%) Fedora
14 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.50%) DevOps
2 18 (10.40%) Load Balancing
3 17 (9.83%) ITIL
4 16 (9.25%) Build Automation
5 15 (8.67%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (6.36%) E-Commerce
7 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
7 10 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.62%) Network Design
10 7 (4.05%) MVC
10 7 (4.05%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.05%) ERP
10 7 (4.05%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.05%) SOA
10 7 (4.05%) UML
10 7 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (3.47%) Time Management
11 6 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.92%) Perl
2 25 (14.45%) JavaScript
3 22 (12.72%) SQL
4 17 (9.83%) Java
5 16 (9.25%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.67%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.51%) Python
8 12 (6.94%) C#
9 10 (5.78%) Ruby
10 9 (5.20%) PHP
11 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.31%) VBScript
12 4 (2.31%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) C
14 1 (0.58%) Clojure
14 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.72%) Degree
2 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (9.83%) MCSE
4 13 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.78%) CCNA
6 9 (5.20%) MCITP
7 6 (3.47%) RHCE
7 6 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.89%) CCNP
9 4 (2.31%) MCP
10 3 (1.73%) MCTS
10 3 (1.73%) MCSA
11 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.58%) GNVQ
12 1 (0.58%) VCAP
12 1 (0.58%) CCEE
12 1 (0.58%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.58%) CCVP
12 1 (0.58%) CCIE
12 1 (0.58%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 72 (41.62%) Active Directory
2 61 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (17.34%) XenApp
4 24 (13.87%) VMware ESX
5 19 (10.98%) vSphere
6 12 (6.94%) MetaFrame
7 9 (5.20%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (4.62%) vCloud
8 8 (4.62%) Hyper-V
9 6 (3.47%) NFS
10 5 (2.89%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.31%) VirtualBox
11 4 (2.31%) Varnish
11 4 (2.31%) Postfix
11 4 (2.31%) XenServer
12 3 (1.73%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.58%) Squid
13 1 (0.58%) Xen
13 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (16.76%) Puppet
3 9 (5.20%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.20%) Nagios
4 8 (4.62%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.89%) Munin
5 5 (2.89%) SCCM
5 5 (2.89%) SCOM
5 5 (2.89%) OpenView
6 4 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.31%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.31%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.31%) CFEngine
6 4 (2.31%) Capistrano
7 3 (1.73%) Zenoss
7 3 (1.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.16%) Kibana
8 2 (1.16%) Graylog2
9 1 (0.58%) Cacti
Vendors
1 102 (58.96%) VMware
2 52 (30.06%) Citrix
3 44 (25.43%) Microsoft
4 35 (20.23%) Cisco
5 31 (17.92%) Oracle
6 28 (16.18%) Red Hat
7 27 (15.61%) HP
8 26 (15.03%) NetApp
9 18 (10.40%) EMC
10 17 (9.83%) JBoss
11 12 (6.94%) Rackspace
12 11 (6.36%) Symantec
13 10 (5.78%) Veeam
14 9 (5.20%) IBM
15 7 (4.05%) Talend
15 7 (4.05%) Maconomy
15 7 (4.05%) TIBCO
15 7 (4.05%) webMethods
15 7 (4.05%) SAP
16 6 (3.47%) Business Objects
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Equity
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago