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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 552 521 548
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 69 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 75
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £71,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +16 17 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Sidcup -9 3 £50,875 +3.43%
Stanmore - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 106 (66.67%) Windows
2 101 (63.52%) VMware
3 72 (45.28%) SAN
4 66 (41.51%) Linux
5 52 (32.70%) Active Directory
6 50 (31.45%) Finance
7 41 (25.79%) Citrix
7 41 (25.79%) Firewall
8 37 (23.27%) DNS
8 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
9 35 (22.01%) MS Exchange
9 35 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (18.87%) Cisco
12 29 (18.24%) Perl
12 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 28 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (15.72%) ITIL
14 25 (15.72%) HP
15 24 (15.09%) Degree
15 24 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
16 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (14.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V
17 22 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (13.21%) Red Hat
18 21 (13.21%) WAN
18 21 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (12.58%) XenApp

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 35 (22.01%) MS Exchange
2 24 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (14.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 22 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (8.18%) Tomcat
6 11 (6.92%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.92%) IIS
7 9 (5.66%) JBoss
7 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.89%) Apache
11 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.63%) nginx
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (45.28%) SAN
2 41 (25.79%) Firewall
3 37 (23.27%) DNS
4 21 (13.21%) WAN
5 20 (12.58%) DHCP
5 20 (12.58%) TCP/IP
6 19 (11.95%) VPN
7 16 (10.06%) LAN
7 16 (10.06%) Wireless
8 15 (9.43%) iSCSI
9 10 (6.29%) VLAN
10 9 (5.66%) Network Security
10 9 (5.66%) LDAP
11 8 (5.03%) BGP
12 7 (4.40%) EIGRP
12 7 (4.40%) SNMP
12 7 (4.40%) NetScaler
12 7 (4.40%) NAS
12 7 (4.40%) SSH
12 7 (4.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.81%) MySQL
3 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.52%) Mercurial
3 4 (2.52%) Bazaar
3 4 (2.52%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.63%) Hudson
5 1 (0.63%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 50 (31.45%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Advertising
2 8 (5.03%) Banking
3 5 (3.14%) Games
4 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Military
6 1 (0.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) Web Services
1 9 (5.66%) XML
2 5 (3.14%) CSS
2 5 (3.14%) JSON
3 4 (2.52%) WCF
3 4 (2.52%) jQuery
3 4 (2.52%) .NET
3 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.89%) WSH
4 3 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.63%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) WSDL
5 1 (0.63%) JMS
5 1 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) Clustering
3 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.03%) Derivative
5 6 (3.77%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.14%) Replication
7 4 (2.52%) GIS
7 4 (2.52%) Open Source
8 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.63%) Wiki
10 1 (0.63%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.63%) Social Media
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 106 (66.67%) Windows
2 66 (41.51%) Linux
3 35 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.18%) CentOS
8 11 (6.92%) UNIX
8 11 (6.92%) Ubuntu
9 10 (6.29%) Debian
9 10 (6.29%) Windows 7
10 9 (5.66%) Solaris
11 2 (1.26%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.72%) ITIL
2 18 (11.32%) DevOps
3 17 (10.69%) Configuration Management
4 14 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (8.18%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.18%) Use Case
6 12 (7.55%) Load Balancing
7 11 (6.92%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.03%) Low Latency
8 8 (5.03%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 8 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.03%) Validation
9 7 (4.40%) Project Management
9 7 (4.40%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.77%) UML
11 5 (3.14%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.14%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (3.14%) SysML
11 5 (3.14%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (3.14%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) Perl
2 17 (10.69%) Python
2 17 (10.69%) PowerShell
3 15 (9.43%) Bash Shell
4 13 (8.18%) SQL
5 10 (6.29%) Java
5 10 (6.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.66%) C
7 6 (3.77%) VBScript
7 6 (3.77%) Ruby
8 4 (2.52%) Haskell
8 4 (2.52%) Erlang
8 4 (2.52%) OCaml
8 4 (2.52%) Scala
8 4 (2.52%) Lisp
8 4 (2.52%) C#
9 3 (1.89%) VB
10 2 (1.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 22 (13.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.69%) MCSE
4 12 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.40%) CCNP
7 7 (4.40%) CCNA
8 6 (3.77%) MCTS
8 6 (3.77%) MCITP
8 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.89%) MCP
11 3 (1.89%) MCSA
11 3 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (1.26%) CCIE
13 1 (0.63%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.52%) JSP 440
1 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (32.70%) Active Directory
2 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 20 (12.58%) XenApp
5 15 (9.43%) VMware ESX
6 14 (8.81%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (5.03%) MetaFrame
8 7 (4.40%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.77%) vSphere
10 5 (3.14%) Xen
10 5 (3.14%) LXC
11 4 (2.52%) KVM
11 4 (2.52%) XenServer
12 3 (1.89%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.89%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.26%) Samba
14 1 (0.63%) Firmware
14 1 (0.63%) Varnish
14 1 (0.63%) vCloud
14 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (11.95%) Puppet
2 19 (11.95%) Nagios
3 17 (10.69%) SCCM
4 14 (8.81%) WSUS
5 8 (5.03%) CFEngine
5 8 (5.03%) ZABBIX
6 7 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (3.77%) Ansible
8 4 (2.52%) Graphite
8 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.89%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.89%) SCOM
10 1 (0.63%) Munin
10 1 (0.63%) WMI
10 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (63.52%) VMware
2 41 (25.79%) Citrix
3 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
4 30 (18.87%) Cisco
5 25 (15.72%) HP
6 21 (13.21%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.92%) NetApp
8 8 (5.03%) Oracle
8 8 (5.03%) Symantec
8 8 (5.03%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.40%) Juniper
9 7 (4.40%) Sun
10 6 (3.77%) Dell
11 5 (3.14%) EMC
11 5 (3.14%) IBM
12 4 (2.52%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.89%) Reuters
13 3 (1.89%) Websense
13 3 (1.89%) Veeam
13 3 (1.89%) Apple
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
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