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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 552 527 604
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 89 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 44
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,966
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45732 42382 52200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.91% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37760 35776 45275
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 16 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Sidcup +2 4 £53,938 +10.35%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Ruislip - 1 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £52,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 103 (56.91%) VMware
2 101 (55.80%) Linux
3 98 (54.14%) Windows
4 69 (38.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (37.02%) Active Directory
6 65 (35.91%) Microsoft
7 62 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (32.04%) Firewall
9 57 (31.49%) SAN
10 55 (30.39%) DNS
11 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 50 (27.62%) Finance
13 49 (27.07%) MS Exchange
14 48 (26.52%) Cisco
15 43 (23.76%) Red Hat
15 43 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
16 41 (22.65%) Puppet
17 40 (22.10%) Citrix
17 40 (22.10%) MS Excel
18 36 (19.89%) HP
18 36 (19.89%) VMware ESX
19 35 (19.34%) Perl
19 35 (19.34%) Oracle
20 34 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2007
20 34 (18.78%) vSphere
20 34 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 33 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (18.23%) Opscode Chef
21 33 (18.23%) UNIX
22 30 (16.57%) TCP/IP

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (27.07%) MS Exchange
2 43 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (11.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (11.05%) Apache
6 16 (8.84%) Tomcat
7 14 (7.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (6.63%) SharePoint
9 10 (5.52%) IIS
10 9 (4.97%) nginx
11 6 (3.31%) Confluence
11 6 (3.31%) Node.js
11 6 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (2.21%) Drupal
12 4 (2.21%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.10%) Lync
14 1 (0.55%) AquaLogic
14 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 40 (22.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Staffware
2 1 (0.55%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.39%) Joyent
3 11 (6.08%) IaaS
4 6 (3.31%) Office 365
5 4 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.04%) Firewall
2 57 (31.49%) SAN
3 55 (30.39%) DNS
4 30 (16.57%) TCP/IP
4 30 (16.57%) DHCP
5 29 (16.02%) VPN
6 28 (15.47%) WAN
7 27 (14.92%) NAS
8 25 (13.81%) LAN
9 23 (12.71%) VLAN
10 17 (9.39%) LDAP
11 13 (7.18%) iSCSI
12 12 (6.63%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (6.08%) Wireless
14 10 (5.52%) MPLS
15 7 (3.87%) IP Telephony
15 7 (3.87%) OSPF
15 7 (3.87%) BGP
16 5 (2.76%) Internet
17 4 (2.21%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.47%) MySQL
2 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.87%) Redis
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.76%) Big Data
6 4 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.21%) DB2
7 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.52%) JIRA
3 8 (4.42%) Mercurial
3 8 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.42%) Subversion
4 6 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (3.31%) FishEye
4 6 (3.31%) Hudson
5 5 (2.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.55%) MSI
8 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (27.62%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.42%) Advertising
3 8 (4.42%) Marketing
4 4 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.21%) Publishing
4 4 (2.21%) Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Local Government
6 1 (0.55%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.71%) Web Services
2 19 (10.50%) XML
3 17 (9.39%) JSON
3 17 (9.39%) CSS
4 12 (6.63%) LAMP
5 10 (5.52%) .NET
6 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.76%) WSH
8 5 (2.76%) Middleware
8 5 (2.76%) jQuery
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.21%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.10%) XSLT
11 1 (0.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.55%) COM
11 1 (0.55%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Blackberry
1 13 (7.18%) Hedge funds
2 9 (4.97%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.42%) Replication
4 7 (3.87%) EqualLogic
5 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.76%) Open Source
7 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.21%) Clustering
7 4 (2.21%) Biotechnology
8 3 (1.66%) Robotics
8 3 (1.66%) AS400
9 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.10%) Physics
10 1 (0.55%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.55%) PKI
10 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 101 (55.80%) Linux
2 98 (54.14%) Windows
3 62 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (18.23%) UNIX
7 26 (14.36%) Solaris
8 20 (11.05%) Ubuntu
9 14 (7.73%) CentOS
10 7 (3.87%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.21%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.21%) Debian
12 3 (1.66%) VMS
12 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.55%) Fedora
13 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.55%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.05%) Load Balancing
2 18 (9.94%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (9.94%) Configuration Management
3 17 (9.39%) Build Automation
4 14 (7.73%) ITIL
5 13 (7.18%) Change Management
6 10 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (3.87%) Network Design
8 7 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.87%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (3.87%) Time Management
9 6 (3.31%) ERP
9 6 (3.31%) SOA
9 6 (3.31%) MVC
9 6 (3.31%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.31%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.76%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.76%) Migration
10 5 (2.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.34%) Perl
2 29 (16.02%) Java
3 26 (14.36%) SQL
4 22 (12.15%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.15%) Shell Script
4 22 (12.15%) PowerShell
5 21 (11.60%) Python
5 21 (11.60%) Ruby
6 13 (7.18%) PHP
7 12 (6.63%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.52%) C#
9 6 (3.31%) Clojure
10 5 (2.76%) VB
11 3 (1.66%) C
12 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.55%) VBScript
13 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.39%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (8.84%) MCSE
4 15 (8.29%) Degree
5 10 (5.52%) CCNP
5 10 (5.52%) CCNA
6 8 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.31%) MCITP
8 5 (2.76%) RHCE
9 3 (1.66%) MCSA
10 2 (1.10%) MCTS
11 1 (0.55%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) SLA
2 5 (2.76%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 69 (38.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (37.02%) Active Directory
3 36 (19.89%) VMware ESX
4 34 (18.78%) vSphere
5 27 (14.92%) XenApp
6 16 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (7.73%) MetaFrame
8 12 (6.63%) Hyper-V
9 11 (6.08%) NFS
9 11 (6.08%) vCloud
10 6 (3.31%) DFS Replication
11 5 (2.76%) XenServer
12 4 (2.21%) Varnish
12 4 (2.21%) Postfix
12 4 (2.21%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.10%) Squid
14 1 (0.55%) Xen
14 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 41 (22.65%) Puppet
2 33 (18.23%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.94%) Nagios
3 18 (9.94%) Backup Exec
4 14 (7.73%) CFEngine
5 11 (6.08%) SCOM
6 8 (4.42%) NetBackup
7 7 (3.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (3.31%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.31%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (3.31%) MOM
9 5 (2.76%) ARCserve
9 5 (2.76%) OpenView
9 5 (2.76%) SCCM
9 5 (2.76%) Munin
10 4 (2.21%) Capistrano
10 4 (2.21%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.66%) Ganglia
12 2 (1.10%) WSUS
13 1 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 103 (56.91%) VMware
2 65 (35.91%) Microsoft
3 48 (26.52%) Cisco
4 43 (23.76%) Red Hat
5 40 (22.10%) Citrix
6 36 (19.89%) HP
7 35 (19.34%) Oracle
8 24 (13.26%) NetApp
9 17 (9.39%) Rackspace
10 16 (8.84%) Symantec
11 15 (8.29%) EMC
11 15 (8.29%) Veeam
12 11 (6.08%) PlateSpin
13 10 (5.52%) Altiris
13 10 (5.52%) Dell
14 9 (4.97%) Sun
15 7 (3.87%) IBM
15 7 (3.87%) Juniper
16 6 (3.31%) Bloomberg
16 6 (3.31%) TIBCO
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