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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 532 572 592
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 60 84 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 78 55
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +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
34555 41634 43159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.91% 96.20% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29447 35427 36672
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £80,000 -
City of London +13 2 £61,250 +2.08%
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 6 December 2016, 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 60 (58.82%) Linux
2 36 (35.29%) Python
2 36 (35.29%) VMware
3 35 (34.31%) Puppet
4 32 (31.37%) Windows
5 30 (29.41%) Firewall
6 29 (28.43%) Apache
6 29 (28.43%) DevOps
7 28 (27.45%) Configuration Management
8 25 (24.51%) DNS
8 25 (24.51%) Cisco
8 25 (24.51%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (22.55%) Ansible
10 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (20.59%) High Availability
12 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
13 18 (17.65%) Java
14 17 (16.67%) SQL
14 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.67%) Ruby
15 15 (14.71%) Perl
16 14 (13.73%) Unix
16 14 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (13.73%) Debian
16 14 (13.73%) Ubuntu
16 14 (13.73%) Degree
16 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
16 14 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 29 (28.43%) Apache
2 10 (9.80%) IIS
3 9 (8.82%) OpenStack
4 8 (7.84%) nginx
5 7 (6.86%) Skype for Business
6 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.92%) lighttpd
9 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.98%) Confluence
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (3.92%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.92%) Office 365
4 4 (3.92%) SoftLayer
5 3 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.94%) SaaS
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.96%) IaaS
6 2 (1.96%) PaaS
7 1 (0.98%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.41%) Firewall
2 25 (24.51%) DNS
3 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.76%) VLAN
4 10 (9.80%) DHCP
4 10 (9.80%) VPN
5 8 (7.84%) Internet
5 8 (7.84%) LDAP
6 7 (6.86%) LAN
6 7 (6.86%) OSPF
6 7 (6.86%) SAN
6 7 (6.86%) WAN
7 6 (5.88%) BGP
7 6 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (4.90%) EIGRP
8 5 (4.90%) FWSM
8 5 (4.90%) IPv4
8 5 (4.90%) Multicast
8 5 (4.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.82%) MySQL
3 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.92%) Big Data
4 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.92%) Redis
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.88%) Subversion
5 5 (4.90%) JIRA
6 2 (1.96%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (9.80%) Back Office
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
1 10 (9.80%) Publishing
2 6 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) LAMP
2 7 (6.86%) Middleware
3 5 (4.90%) Java EE
4 4 (3.92%) CSS
4 4 (3.92%) JSON
4 4 (3.92%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (3.92%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.92%) XML
5 3 (2.94%) Web Services
6 2 (1.96%) EJB
6 2 (1.96%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.98%) J2EE
7 1 (0.98%) JMS
7 1 (0.98%) JPA
7 1 (0.98%) REST
7 1 (0.98%) Spring
7 1 (0.98%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.98%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) Visualisation
3 9 (8.82%) Biology
4 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.88%) EMC VNX
5 6 (5.88%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.92%) PKI
7 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.96%) Clustering
8 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (58.82%) Linux
2 32 (31.37%) Windows
3 14 (13.73%) Debian
3 14 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (13.73%) Ubuntu
3 14 (13.73%) Unix
4 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.82%) Solaris
6 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.90%) CentOS
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) DevOps
2 28 (27.45%) Configuration Management
3 21 (20.59%) High Availability
4 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.80%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.86%) Microservices
9 6 (5.88%) Computer Security
9 6 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (5.88%) ITIL
9 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.88%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.90%) Build Automation
10 5 (4.90%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.29%) Python
2 18 (17.65%) Java
3 17 (16.67%) Ruby
3 17 (16.67%) SQL
4 15 (14.71%) Perl
5 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.90%) PHP
9 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.96%) Go
10 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) CCNA
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.90%) CCNP
5 5 (4.90%) CCSE
5 5 (4.90%) CCSP
5 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.90%) MCSE
6 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.94%) MCSA
7 2 (1.96%) MCITP
7 2 (1.96%) MCP
7 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) JSP 440
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.98%) QA
1 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
3 14 (13.73%) Docker
4 12 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 9 (8.82%) Ceph
5 9 (8.82%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Xen
6 8 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (6.86%) vSphere
7 7 (6.86%) XenApp
8 6 (5.88%) Terminal Services
8 6 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (4.90%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (4.90%) KVM
10 4 (3.92%) LXC
10 4 (3.92%) QEMU
11 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.98%) NFS
12 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (34.31%) Puppet
2 25 (24.51%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (22.55%) Ansible
4 12 (11.76%) Mesos
5 10 (9.80%) SCOM
6 8 (7.84%) Marathon
7 6 (5.88%) Salt
7 6 (5.88%) SCCM
7 6 (5.88%) WSUS
8 5 (4.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Kubernetes
8 5 (4.90%) MOM
8 5 (4.90%) Nagios
8 5 (4.90%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.92%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.92%) Graphite
9 4 (3.92%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.92%) Icinga
9 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (3.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) VMware
2 25 (24.51%) Cisco
3 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.80%) EMC
6 9 (8.82%) Citrix
7 8 (7.84%) HP
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle
8 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.88%) F5
8 6 (5.88%) Intel Security
8 6 (5.88%) NetApp
9 5 (4.90%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
10 4 (3.92%) Percona
11 3 (2.94%) AppDynamics
11 3 (2.94%) Google
11 3 (2.94%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.96%) Brocade
12 2 (1.96%) WatchGuard
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago