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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 532 529 567
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 84 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 79 82 71
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
43382 41176 47807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.47% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36237 34565 41496
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 6 £56,250 +28.57% 4
Sidcup +1 3 £50,875 +3.82%
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 100 (58.82%) VMware
2 90 (52.94%) Windows
3 76 (44.71%) Linux
4 69 (40.59%) Active Directory
5 56 (32.94%) Finance
6 55 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (30.00%) SAN
7 51 (30.00%) DNS
8 47 (27.65%) Citrix
9 45 (26.47%) Firewall
10 40 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (22.94%) Microsoft
12 37 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 32 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
15 31 (18.24%) DevOps
15 31 (18.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 30 (17.65%) Perl
17 29 (17.06%) Oracle
17 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
18 26 (15.29%) DHCP
19 25 (14.71%) LAN
19 25 (14.71%) WAN
19 25 (14.71%) Red Hat
19 25 (14.71%) XenApp
19 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
20 24 (14.12%) Cisco
20 24 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2007
21 23 (13.53%) MySQL

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 25 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (12.35%) SharePoint
6 17 (10.00%) Apache
7 15 (8.82%) Tomcat
8 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (5.29%) IIS
10 7 (4.12%) nginx
11 4 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.35%) Drupal
11 4 (2.35%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.76%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Simulink
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (4.12%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.71%) Joyent
3 4 (2.35%) IaaS
4 2 (1.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.59%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (30.00%) SAN
1 51 (30.00%) DNS
2 45 (26.47%) Firewall
3 26 (15.29%) DHCP
4 25 (14.71%) LAN
4 25 (14.71%) WAN
5 20 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 20 (11.76%) VPN
6 13 (7.65%) VLAN
7 12 (7.06%) LDAP
7 12 (7.06%) SNMP
7 12 (7.06%) SSH
7 12 (7.06%) NAS
8 11 (6.47%) Network Security
9 10 (5.88%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.53%) Internet
10 6 (3.53%) Wireless
11 4 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.35%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.53%) MySQL
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.76%) DB2
6 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.12%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.53%) Hudson
5 4 (2.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 2 (1.18%) Maven
6 2 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 56 (32.94%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.35%) Publishing
3 4 (2.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Marketing
4 3 (1.76%) Retail
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
4 3 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.18%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.65%) Web Services
1 13 (7.65%) XML
2 11 (6.47%) LAMP
2 11 (6.47%) JSON
2 11 (6.47%) CSS
3 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.88%) .NET
3 10 (5.88%) jQuery
4 7 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (4.12%) Middleware
5 6 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.35%) WCF
7 3 (1.76%) WSH
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Blackberry
2 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.53%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.53%) Open Source
4 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.76%) Derivative
5 3 (1.76%) Biotechnology
5 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.59%) Social Media
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.59%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.59%) DTV
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 90 (52.94%) Windows
2 76 (44.71%) Linux
3 40 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 12 (7.06%) CentOS
8 11 (6.47%) Solaris
8 11 (6.47%) UNIX
9 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.53%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.94%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.76%) Debian
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.24%) DevOps
2 16 (9.41%) ITIL
3 14 (8.24%) Load Balancing
4 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
5 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (6.47%) Build Automation
6 11 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.29%) ERP
9 7 (4.12%) TOGAF
9 7 (4.12%) Time Management
9 7 (4.12%) UML
9 7 (4.12%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (4.12%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.12%) SOA
10 6 (3.53%) MVC
11 5 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) Perl
2 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.18%) SQL
4 17 (10.00%) Java
5 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.65%) C#
7 12 (7.06%) Python
7 12 (7.06%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.29%) Ruby
9 8 (4.71%) PHP
10 7 (4.12%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.53%) VBScript
12 3 (1.76%) VB
13 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.59%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.94%) Degree
3 20 (11.76%) MCSE
4 13 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.88%) CCNA
6 9 (5.29%) MCITP
7 6 (3.53%) RHCE
7 6 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.53%) MCTS
8 5 (2.94%) MCP
8 5 (2.94%) CCNP
9 4 (2.35%) MCSA
10 2 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.59%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) VCAP
11 1 (0.59%) CCEE
11 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.59%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) SLA
1 4 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 69 (40.59%) Active Directory
2 55 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (14.71%) XenApp
4 20 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 15 (8.82%) vSphere
6 12 (7.06%) Hyper-V
7 11 (6.47%) MetaFrame
8 10 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.53%) NFS
9 6 (3.53%) vCloud
10 5 (2.94%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.94%) Varnish
11 4 (2.35%) Postfix
11 4 (2.35%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.18%) Samba
12 2 (1.18%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.18%) XenServer
13 1 (0.59%) Xen
13 1 (0.59%) Squid
13 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (13.53%) Puppet
3 7 (4.12%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.12%) Nagios
4 6 (3.53%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.35%) SCCM
5 4 (2.35%) Capistrano
5 4 (2.35%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.76%) Munin
6 3 (1.76%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.76%) OpenView
7 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.18%) WSUS
7 2 (1.18%) SCOM
7 2 (1.18%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.18%) Kibana
7 2 (1.18%) Graylog2
7 2 (1.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 100 (58.82%) VMware
2 47 (27.65%) Citrix
3 39 (22.94%) Microsoft
4 29 (17.06%) Oracle
5 25 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 24 (14.12%) Cisco
7 21 (12.35%) HP
7 21 (12.35%) NetApp
8 20 (11.76%) JBoss
9 15 (8.82%) EMC
10 10 (5.88%) Symantec
11 8 (4.71%) IBM
11 8 (4.71%) Rackspace
12 7 (4.12%) Talend
12 7 (4.12%) Veeam
12 7 (4.12%) SAP
12 7 (4.12%) TIBCO
12 7 (4.12%) webMethods
13 6 (3.53%) Sage
13 6 (3.53%) Business Objects
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
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago