The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 323 315 312
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 360 429 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 310 369 406
Median salary £54,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.37% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
38599 42581 47644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.74% 95.77% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33503 35938 39808
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the London region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in London

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in London

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 Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
City of London +52 49 £53,750 +16.21% 18
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £37,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +12 5 £60,000 +26.31%
Bromley - 3 £33,750 - 1
Uxbridge 0 2 £64,000 +66.23%
Harrow - 2 £53,750 - 1
New Malden - 2 £37,500 -
Twickenham +13 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Hounslow +2 1 £45,000 +30.43%
Croydon -5 1 £52,000 -13.33%
Ruislip -12 1 £38,000 +38.18%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 385 (53.40%) Linux
2 371 (51.46%) Windows
3 247 (34.26%) Windows Server
4 219 (30.37%) VMware
5 204 (28.29%) Active Directory
6 190 (26.35%) Microsoft
7 188 (26.07%) Puppet
8 183 (25.38%) DevOps
9 178 (24.69%) Finance
10 171 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 149 (20.67%) Python
12 133 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
13 132 (18.31%) Configuration Management
14 129 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 119 (16.50%) Unix
16 116 (16.09%) Firewall
17 115 (15.95%) Red Hat
18 113 (15.67%) DNS
19 112 (15.53%) Cisco
19 112 (15.53%) Bash Shell
20 111 (15.40%) Windows Server 2012
20 111 (15.40%) Perl
21 109 (15.12%) SQL
22 104 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
23 101 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 100 (13.87%) MS Excel
25 96 (13.31%) SAN
26 91 (12.62%) Apache
27 90 (12.48%) IIS
28 89 (12.34%) Java

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 91 (12.62%) Apache
2 90 (12.48%) IIS
3 72 (9.99%) MS Exchange
4 59 (8.18%) Tomcat
5 39 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 38 (5.27%) Confluence
7 35 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 35 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (2.64%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.36%) Skype for Business
11 15 (2.08%) Apache Spark
12 12 (1.66%) JBoss
13 11 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (1.11%) nginx
14 8 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.83%) Node.js
16 5 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 4 (0.55%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.42%) HipChat
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.83%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.28%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.28%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 104 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.88%) Office 365
3 26 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (1.53%) SaaS
6 9 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.11%) PaaS
8 6 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.83%) GitHub
8 6 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.69%) IaaS
10 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.28%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 116 (16.09%) Firewall
2 113 (15.67%) DNS
3 96 (13.31%) SAN
4 67 (9.29%) VPN
5 60 (8.32%) TCP/IP
6 57 (7.91%) LAN
6 57 (7.91%) VLAN
7 52 (7.21%) WAN
8 40 (5.55%) DHCP
9 31 (4.30%) BGP
10 30 (4.16%) LDAP
11 28 (3.88%) OSPF
12 24 (3.33%) IPv4
13 23 (3.19%) iSCSI
14 22 (3.05%) Multicast
15 21 (2.91%) EIGRP
16 20 (2.77%) FWSM
17 19 (2.64%) Internet
18 18 (2.50%) NX-OS
19 17 (2.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.80%) MySQL
3 32 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 26 (3.61%) GIS
5 23 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (2.91%) Redis
7 14 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.66%) Big Data
10 9 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.97%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.42%) HBase
15 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.28%) Mahout
16 2 (0.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 80 (11.10%) Jenkins
2 58 (8.04%) JIRA
3 40 (5.55%) Git (software)
4 39 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 16 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
6 15 (2.08%) Maven
7 11 (1.53%) SonarQube
8 9 (1.25%) Subversion
9 8 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.69%) Ant
11 4 (0.55%) Selenium
11 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.42%) GoogleTest
12 3 (0.42%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.28%) git-flow
14 1 (0.14%) FogBugz
14 1 (0.14%) GitLab
14 1 (0.14%) Gradle
14 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
14 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 178 (24.69%) Finance
2 61 (8.46%) Banking
3 54 (7.49%) Telecoms
4 41 (5.69%) Law
5 31 (4.30%) Marketing
6 19 (2.64%) Publishing
7 16 (2.22%) Games
8 8 (1.11%) Advertising
8 8 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.97%) Legal
10 5 (0.69%) Electronics
11 4 (0.55%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Front Office
13 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
13 2 (0.28%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.80%) Web Services
2 38 (5.27%) LAMP
3 21 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (2.77%) XML
5 18 (2.50%) .NET
5 18 (2.50%) CSS
6 16 (2.22%) JSON
7 14 (1.94%) Kafka
8 7 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (0.83%) ELK Stack
9 6 (0.83%) RESTful
10 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.69%) FreeSWITCH
10 5 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (0.55%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.55%) Django
11 4 (0.55%) HTML
11 4 (0.55%) J2EE
11 4 (0.55%) Sensu
12 3 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.79%) Data Centre
2 67 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 55 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.05%) Replication
6 21 (2.91%) EMC VNX
7 19 (2.64%) Clustering
7 19 (2.64%) Fintech
7 19 (2.64%) PKI
8 17 (2.36%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.94%) PlayStation
10 9 (1.25%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (1.11%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.11%) Graphic Design
12 7 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.97%) iPad
12 7 (0.97%) Physics
13 6 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 385 (53.40%) Linux
2 371 (51.46%) Windows
3 247 (34.26%) Windows Server
4 171 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (16.50%) Unix
6 111 (15.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 73 (10.12%) Windows 7
9 44 (6.10%) Solaris
10 40 (5.55%) CentOS
11 37 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (4.99%) Ubuntu
13 29 (4.02%) Debian
14 19 (2.64%) Windows 8
15 17 (2.36%) Windows 10
16 11 (1.53%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.53%) SUSE
17 10 (1.39%) AIX
18 9 (1.25%) Mac OS
19 8 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (25.38%) DevOps
2 132 (18.31%) Configuration Management
3 79 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (10.68%) ITIL
5 66 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (8.46%) High Availability
7 52 (7.21%) Project Management
7 52 (7.21%) Software Engineering
8 45 (6.24%) Load Balancing
9 35 (4.85%) Web Operations
10 34 (4.72%) Migration
11 33 (4.58%) Open Source
11 33 (4.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 32 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
12 32 (4.44%) Validation
13 31 (4.30%) Systems Analysis
14 28 (3.88%) Build Automation
14 28 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 27 (3.74%) Analytics
16 26 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 149 (20.67%) Python
2 112 (15.53%) Bash Shell
3 111 (15.40%) Perl
4 109 (15.12%) SQL
5 89 (12.34%) Java
6 72 (9.99%) Ruby
7 65 (9.02%) PowerShell
8 60 (8.32%) C
9 48 (6.66%) C++
10 29 (4.02%) PHP
11 28 (3.88%) Shell Script
12 26 (3.61%) JavaScript
13 25 (3.47%) Korn
14 14 (1.94%) Bourne shell
15 13 (1.80%) C#
16 9 (1.25%) Scala
16 9 (1.25%) VB
17 8 (1.11%) VBA
18 7 (0.97%) Go
18 7 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 85 (11.79%) Degree
2 55 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (5.83%) Security Cleared
4 39 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (4.58%) MCSE
6 26 (3.61%) CCNP
6 26 (3.61%) DV Cleared
7 25 (3.47%) SC Cleared
8 20 (2.77%) CCSE
8 20 (2.77%) CCSP
9 18 (2.50%) CCNA
10 15 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.80%) MCSA
12 10 (1.39%) MCP
13 9 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.11%) MCITP
14 8 (1.11%) RHCSA
15 5 (0.69%) VCP5
16 4 (0.55%) MCTS
16 4 (0.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.22%) JSP 440
2 14 (1.94%) QA
3 12 (1.66%) SLA
4 9 (1.25%) SAS 70
5 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.55%) HL7
7 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) DICOM
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 14443
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 204 (28.29%) Active Directory
2 129 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (9.02%) Docker
4 54 (7.49%) vSphere
5 34 (4.72%) NFS
5 34 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (4.44%) Hyper-V
7 28 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 23 (3.19%) XenApp
9 22 (3.05%) Xen
10 14 (1.94%) KVM
10 14 (1.94%) LXC
11 11 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.39%) Firmware
12 10 (1.39%) iptables
12 10 (1.39%) XenDesktop
13 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.97%) HDFS
15 6 (0.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 5 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 188 (26.07%) Puppet
2 133 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (10.40%) Nagios
4 71 (9.85%) Ansible
5 52 (7.21%) SCCM
6 36 (4.99%) SCOM
7 22 (3.05%) NetBackup
8 21 (2.91%) ZABBIX
9 20 (2.77%) Graphite
10 12 (1.66%) CFEngine
11 8 (1.11%) Backup Exec
11 8 (1.11%) vMotion
12 7 (0.97%) Cacti
12 7 (0.97%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.97%) Mesos
12 7 (0.97%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (0.97%) Salt
12 7 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 219 (30.37%) VMware
2 190 (26.35%) Microsoft
3 115 (15.95%) Red Hat
4 112 (15.53%) Cisco
5 68 (9.43%) Citrix
6 60 (8.32%) Oracle
7 44 (6.10%) EMC
8 38 (5.27%) HP
9 31 (4.30%) NetApp
10 30 (4.16%) Google
11 26 (3.61%) IBM
12 25 (3.47%) CheckPoint
13 24 (3.33%) Symantec
14 22 (3.05%) Splunk
15 20 (2.77%) Palo Alto
16 18 (2.50%) CommVault
17 16 (2.22%) Dell
18 15 (2.08%) Atlassian
18 15 (2.08%) Juniper
19 14 (1.94%) Percona
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-50,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits, pension, healthcare, disco
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + outstanding benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago