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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 533 571 549
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 80 87 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 65
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £65,000 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £44,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.28% +15.78%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +28 9 £62,000 +18.09% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £34,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 74 (56.92%) Windows
2 61 (46.92%) VMware
3 47 (36.15%) Linux
4 45 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 43 (33.08%) Microsoft
6 38 (29.23%) Active Directory
7 35 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 34 (26.15%) DNS
8 34 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (25.38%) Firewall
9 33 (25.38%) SAN
10 31 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (20.77%) Finance
13 26 (20.00%) Cisco
14 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 20 (15.38%) ITIL
15 19 (14.62%) IIS
15 19 (14.62%) MCSE
15 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (14.62%) Degree
15 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (13.85%) Red Hat
16 18 (13.85%) Citrix
16 18 (13.85%) Oracle
16 18 (13.85%) DevOps
17 17 (13.08%) VPN
18 16 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (11.54%) Capacity Planning

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.62%) IIS
4 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
6 12 (9.23%) JBoss
7 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.31%) Apache
9 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.54%) Lync
10 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.08%) Office 365
3 1 (0.77%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.15%) DNS
2 33 (25.38%) Firewall
2 33 (25.38%) SAN
3 17 (13.08%) VPN
4 11 (8.46%) NetScaler
5 9 (6.92%) DHCP
6 8 (6.15%) VoIP
6 8 (6.15%) LDAP
6 8 (6.15%) Network Security
7 7 (5.38%) WAN
7 7 (5.38%) LAN
7 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.38%) MPLS
7 7 (5.38%) Wireless
8 6 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.62%) VPLS
8 6 (4.62%) HSRP
9 5 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.85%) Broadband
10 4 (3.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) MySQL
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) Big Data
5 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.31%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.54%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.77%) Hudson
4 1 (0.77%) RequisitePro
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Law
3 7 (5.38%) Banking
4 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.62%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.08%) Retail
6 3 (2.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Military
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Web Services
2 11 (8.46%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (8.46%) Middleware
3 6 (4.62%) CSS
3 6 (4.62%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) JSON
4 5 (3.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.77%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (3.85%) Open Source
2 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.85%) Clustering
3 4 (3.08%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.31%) Replication
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) GIS
5 2 (1.54%) Derivative
5 2 (1.54%) Social Network
6 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.77%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Equities
6 1 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 74 (56.92%) Windows
2 47 (36.15%) Linux
3 34 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (23.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (10.77%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.69%) UNIX
8 9 (6.92%) CentOS
9 8 (6.15%) Ubuntu
10 7 (5.38%) Solaris
10 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.77%) Android
12 1 (0.77%) Fedora
12 1 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.38%) ITIL
2 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.85%) DevOps
4 15 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (9.23%) UML
7 11 (8.46%) TOGAF
7 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
7 11 (8.46%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (8.46%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.92%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.38%) Wealth Management
11 6 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.85%) Change Control
12 5 (3.85%) OpenUP
12 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.77%) Java
1 14 (10.77%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.23%) Python
3 10 (7.69%) Perl
4 9 (6.92%) SQL
5 8 (6.15%) PHP
5 8 (6.15%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.08%) Ruby
8 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) MCSE
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.92%) MCP
4 8 (6.15%) MCSA
4 8 (6.15%) MCITP
4 8 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.62%) CCNP
6 6 (4.62%) CCNA
7 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.31%) CISSP
7 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.31%) CISM
8 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.77%) VCP5
9 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (29.23%) Active Directory
3 15 (11.54%) XenApp
4 14 (10.77%) vSphere
5 12 (9.23%) VMware ESX
6 11 (8.46%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 7 (5.38%) UAG
8 7 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.31%) DFS Replication
9 3 (2.31%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.77%) vCloud
11 1 (0.77%) KVM
11 1 (0.77%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.77%) XenServer
11 1 (0.77%) NFS
11 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (10.77%) Puppet
2 13 (10.00%) SCCM
3 12 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.15%) WSUS
5 7 (5.38%) AirWatch
5 7 (5.38%) SCOM
6 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (3.85%) Cobbler
6 5 (3.85%) Ansible
6 5 (3.85%) Nagios
7 3 (2.31%) Salt
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (2.31%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.31%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.54%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.77%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.77%) SCSM
9 1 (0.77%) Graphite
9 1 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.77%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (46.92%) VMware
2 43 (33.08%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.00%) Cisco
4 18 (13.85%) Red Hat
4 18 (13.85%) Citrix
4 18 (13.85%) Oracle
5 15 (11.54%) IBM
6 14 (10.77%) HP
7 11 (8.46%) Talend
7 11 (8.46%) TIBCO
8 9 (6.92%) AppSense
9 8 (6.15%) NetApp
9 8 (6.15%) Juniper
9 8 (6.15%) EMC
10 4 (3.08%) Dell
11 3 (2.31%) Veeam
11 3 (2.31%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.31%) Websense
11 3 (2.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (1.54%) Apple
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Consol Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous starting salary
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a brilliant benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus call out & bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago