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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Engineer
England / London
Rank 530 575 603
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 37 73 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 46
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,550 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%

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
31555 39670 40219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 96.16% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26705 34211 33931
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +22 2 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 58 (64.44%) Linux
2 39 (43.33%) VMware
3 34 (37.78%) Puppet
4 33 (36.67%) Windows
5 32 (35.56%) Python
6 29 (32.22%) DNS
6 29 (32.22%) Firewall
7 27 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (26.67%) Apache
9 23 (25.56%) High Availability
9 23 (25.56%) DevOps
10 22 (24.44%) Ansible
10 22 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (22.22%) Java
13 18 (20.00%) Cisco
13 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 18 (20.00%) Debian
14 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
14 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
15 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (16.67%) Degree
16 14 (15.56%) SaltStack
16 14 (15.56%) Mesos
16 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
16 14 (15.56%) nginx
16 14 (15.56%) SQL

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 24 (26.67%) Apache
2 14 (15.56%) nginx
3 13 (14.44%) IIS
4 10 (11.11%) lighttpd
4 10 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 9 (10.00%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.11%) Confluence
8 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
2 10 (11.11%) SoftLayer
3 9 (10.00%) Office 365
4 5 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.22%) IaaS
7 2 (2.22%) PaaS
8 1 (1.11%) SaaS
8 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.22%) DNS
1 29 (32.22%) Firewall
2 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
3 11 (12.22%) DHCP
4 10 (11.11%) SSL
5 9 (10.00%) Internet
6 6 (6.67%) VLAN
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (5.56%) Skype
8 4 (4.44%) SAN
9 3 (3.33%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.33%) LAN
9 3 (3.33%) LDAP
9 3 (3.33%) SNMP
9 3 (3.33%) WAN
10 2 (2.22%) BGP
10 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.22%) VPN
10 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) MySQL
1 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.33%) Subversion
3 5 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.44%) git-flow
5 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.22%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.11%) Appium
7 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.11%) Gatling
7 1 (1.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Publishing
3 5 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) Java EE
1 7 (7.78%) Middleware
2 5 (5.56%) LAMP
3 4 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (4.44%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (4.44%) Node.js
3 4 (4.44%) Serverless Framework
4 3 (3.33%) Web Services
5 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.22%) JMS
5 2 (2.22%) JPA
5 2 (2.22%) REST
5 2 (2.22%) Spring
5 2 (2.22%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.22%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.11%) EJB
6 1 (1.11%) J2EE
6 1 (1.11%) SAML
6 1 (1.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.44%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) Celerra
6 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.11%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.11%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (64.44%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) Windows
3 18 (20.00%) Debian
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.22%) Unix
6 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
8 7 (7.78%) CentOS
9 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (5.56%) Solaris
11 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) DevOps
1 23 (25.56%) High Availability
2 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
4 13 (14.44%) Load Balancing
5 12 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.33%) Server Hardening
6 9 (10.00%) Biology
6 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 7 (7.78%) ITIL
8 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (6.67%) Project Management
9 5 (5.56%) Build Automation
9 5 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (5.56%) Fund Management
9 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.56%) Patch Management
9 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.56%) Python
2 27 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (22.22%) Java
4 14 (15.56%) SQL
5 13 (14.44%) Ruby
6 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.78%) Perl
7 7 (7.78%) PHP
8 4 (4.44%) Scala
9 2 (2.22%) Go
9 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) CCNA
2 8 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) MCITP
4 4 (4.44%) MCSA
4 4 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) MCP
5 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.11%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.22%) Xen
5 10 (11.11%) QEMU
6 9 (10.00%) Ceph
6 9 (10.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Docker
7 7 (7.78%) vSphere
8 6 (6.67%) Terminal Services
8 6 (6.67%) XenApp
9 5 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.22%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (1.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (37.78%) Puppet
2 22 (24.44%) Ansible
3 21 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (15.56%) Mesos
5 13 (14.44%) Salt
6 12 (13.33%) Kubernetes
7 11 (12.22%) SCOM
8 10 (11.11%) HAProxy
9 6 (6.67%) WSUS
10 5 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (5.56%) MOM
11 3 (3.33%) Marathon
11 3 (3.33%) SCCM
12 2 (2.22%) Nagios
12 2 (2.22%) rkt
12 2 (2.22%) Terraform
12 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
13 1 (1.11%) AirWatch
13 1 (1.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) VMware
2 18 (20.00%) Cisco
2 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.56%) SaltStack
4 10 (11.11%) Citrix
5 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.67%) EMC
7 5 (5.56%) F5
7 5 (5.56%) Intel Security
8 4 (4.44%) Google
9 3 (3.33%) Draytek
9 3 (3.33%) HP
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle
9 3 (3.33%) WatchGuard
10 2 (2.22%) AppDynamics
10 2 (2.22%) Dell
10 2 (2.22%) Intel
11 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.11%) Brocade
11 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
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