The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior 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
Senior System Engineer
England / London
Rank 516 559 577
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 55 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 51
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 5 £80,000 -
City of London +17 2 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (67.01%) Linux
2 39 (40.21%) Puppet
3 38 (39.18%) Python
3 38 (39.18%) VMware
4 30 (30.93%) Firewall
4 30 (30.93%) Windows
5 28 (28.87%) Apache
5 28 (28.87%) DNS
6 27 (27.84%) Ansible
7 26 (26.80%) Bash Shell
8 25 (25.77%) High Availability
8 25 (25.77%) DevOps
8 25 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (22.68%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (21.65%) Cisco
11 21 (21.65%) Configuration Management
12 19 (19.59%) Debian
12 19 (19.59%) Java
13 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
13 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
13 17 (17.53%) Mesos
14 16 (16.49%) Ruby
14 16 (16.49%) Active Directory
14 16 (16.49%) SQL
15 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (14.43%) Degree
15 14 (14.43%) Load Balancing
15 14 (14.43%) nginx

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (28.87%) Apache
2 14 (14.43%) nginx
3 10 (10.31%) lighttpd
4 9 (9.28%) IIS
4 9 (9.28%) OpenStack
5 7 (7.22%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.03%) Confluence
8 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.68%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.31%) IBM Cloud
2 10 (10.31%) SoftLayer
3 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.12%) Office 365
5 3 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.06%) IaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.06%) PaaS
6 2 (2.06%) SaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.93%) Firewall
2 28 (28.87%) DNS
3 17 (17.53%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.31%) SSL
5 8 (8.25%) DHCP
5 8 (8.25%) Internet
6 7 (7.22%) VLAN
7 6 (6.19%) LAN
7 6 (6.19%) WAN
8 5 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.15%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (5.15%) LDAP
9 4 (4.12%) BGP
9 4 (4.12%) SAN
9 4 (4.12%) VPN
10 3 (3.09%) NAS
10 3 (3.09%) SNMP
11 2 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.25%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.09%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.37%) Subversion
3 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.09%) git-flow
5 2 (2.06%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Publishing
3 8 (8.25%) Back Office
4 5 (5.15%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.09%) Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) Java EE
1 7 (7.22%) Middleware
2 6 (6.19%) LAMP
3 4 (4.12%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (4.12%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.09%) Node.js
4 3 (3.09%) Serverless Framework
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
5 2 (2.06%) EJB
5 2 (2.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.06%) JMS
5 2 (2.06%) JPA
5 2 (2.06%) REST
5 2 (2.06%) Spring
5 2 (2.06%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.06%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.06%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.03%) CSS
6 1 (1.03%) J2EE
6 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Biology
2 9 (9.28%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.12%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.12%) PKI
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) Clustering
7 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (67.01%) Linux
2 30 (30.93%) Windows
3 19 (19.59%) Debian
4 13 (13.40%) Unix
5 12 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (12.37%) Ubuntu
6 10 (10.31%) Windows Server
7 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.22%) CentOS
9 6 (6.19%) Solaris
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) DevOps
1 25 (25.77%) High Availability
2 21 (21.65%) Configuration Management
3 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.43%) Load Balancing
4 12 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (12.37%) Server Hardening
5 9 (9.28%) Data Analysis
6 8 (8.25%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.19%) Microservices
7 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.15%) Business Development
8 5 (5.15%) Computer Security
8 5 (5.15%) Fund Management
8 5 (5.15%) Information Security
8 5 (5.15%) OO
8 5 (5.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.18%) Python
2 26 (26.80%) Bash Shell
3 19 (19.59%) Java
4 16 (16.49%) Ruby
4 16 (16.49%) SQL
5 11 (11.34%) Perl
6 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.22%) PHP
8 3 (3.09%) Scala
8 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.06%) Go
10 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Degree
2 10 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.25%) CCNA
4 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.12%) MCSE
7 3 (3.09%) MCSA
8 2 (2.06%) CCNP
8 2 (2.06%) CCSE
8 2 (2.06%) CCSP
8 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.06%) MCITP
8 2 (2.06%) MCP
9 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.49%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.37%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.37%) Xen
4 11 (11.34%) Docker
5 10 (10.31%) QEMU
6 9 (9.28%) Ceph
6 9 (9.28%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (6.19%) XenApp
8 5 (5.15%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (5.15%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.15%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (5.15%) vSphere
9 2 (2.06%) KVM
9 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.03%) LXC
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 39 (40.21%) Puppet
2 27 (27.84%) Ansible
3 25 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (17.53%) Mesos
5 13 (13.40%) Salt
6 12 (12.37%) Kubernetes
7 10 (10.31%) HAProxy
7 10 (10.31%) SCOM
8 6 (6.19%) Marathon
8 6 (6.19%) SCCM
8 6 (6.19%) WSUS
9 5 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (5.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (5.15%) MOM
9 5 (5.15%) Nagios
10 3 (3.09%) Cobbler
10 3 (3.09%) Icinga
10 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (3.09%) ZABBIX
10 3 (3.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (39.18%) VMware
2 21 (21.65%) Cisco
3 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.43%) SaltStack
4 13 (13.40%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.25%) Citrix
6 7 (7.22%) EMC
7 6 (6.19%) HP
8 5 (5.15%) F5
8 5 (5.15%) Intel Security
8 5 (5.15%) NetApp
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle
9 4 (4.12%) Google
10 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.06%) AppDynamics
11 2 (2.06%) Brocade
11 2 (2.06%) Dell
11 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.06%) WatchGuard
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