The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 275 277 274
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 426 435 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.03% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.10% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 363 356 403
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +44 105 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Uxbridge -5 7 £41,750 -12.10%
Sidcup -7 6 £50,250 +5.78%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Hammersmith -5 2 £45,000 -
Feltham - 2 £48,000 -
Mayfair -6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Enfield - 1 £32,500 -
Hayes - 1 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 524 (62.98%) Windows
2 377 (45.31%) VMware
3 360 (43.27%) Linux
4 277 (33.29%) Active Directory
5 247 (29.69%) Finance
6 233 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 231 (27.76%) Microsoft
8 229 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 217 (26.08%) SAN
10 192 (23.08%) DNS
11 181 (21.75%) MS Exchange
12 173 (20.79%) Cisco
13 156 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 155 (18.63%) ITIL
15 154 (18.51%) Firewall
16 140 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 139 (16.71%) SQL
17 139 (16.71%) Citrix
18 137 (16.47%) Degree
19 136 (16.35%) TCP/IP
20 123 (14.78%) Perl
20 123 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
21 122 (14.66%) MS Excel
22 120 (14.42%) Python
23 117 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 116 (13.94%) UNIX
25 114 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
26 113 (13.58%) Red Hat
27 100 (12.02%) DHCP
28 99 (11.90%) Puppet

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 181 (21.75%) MS Exchange
2 114 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (11.78%) IIS
4 96 (11.54%) Apache
5 70 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 39 (4.69%) Tomcat
7 36 (4.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 36 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (3.73%) SharePoint
9 26 (3.13%) nginx
10 19 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 18 (2.16%) Lync
12 17 (2.04%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.80%) Node.js
14 14 (1.68%) Apache Solr
15 11 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (1.08%) JBoss
17 8 (0.96%) OpenStack
18 5 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
19 4 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 122 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 76 (9.13%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.48%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.12%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.40%) SaaS
3 20 (2.40%) Office 365
4 16 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.44%) IaaS
6 11 (1.32%) PaaS
7 10 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.60%) Joyent
8 5 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.36%) SoftLayer
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.12%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 217 (26.08%) SAN
2 192 (23.08%) DNS
3 154 (18.51%) Firewall
4 136 (16.35%) TCP/IP
5 100 (12.02%) DHCP
6 76 (9.13%) WAN
7 75 (9.01%) LAN
8 69 (8.29%) VPN
9 42 (5.05%) FTP
10 35 (4.21%) HTTP
11 34 (4.09%) iSCSI
12 32 (3.85%) Internet
12 32 (3.85%) LDAP
13 28 (3.37%) NAS
14 26 (3.13%) VLAN
15 24 (2.88%) NetScaler
16 23 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (2.76%) VoIP
17 21 (2.52%) SSL
18 20 (2.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 93 (11.18%) MySQL
3 33 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.16%) Big Data
8 15 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.32%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.20%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.96%) Redis
13 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.48%) DTS
16 4 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (3.97%) Subversion
2 27 (3.25%) Rational DOORS
3 22 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 21 (2.52%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.84%) JIRA
7 5 (0.60%) Hudson
7 5 (0.60%) TestDirector
7 5 (0.60%) Maven
8 4 (0.48%) Selenium
8 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.48%) Bazaar
8 4 (0.48%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.48%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.48%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.48%) Emacs
9 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.24%) dbdeploy
General
1 247 (29.69%) Finance
2 56 (6.73%) Banking
3 33 (3.97%) Games
4 30 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.40%) Retail
5 20 (2.40%) Law
5 20 (2.40%) Advertising
6 18 (2.16%) Marketing
7 17 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.68%) Publishing
9 10 (1.20%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.08%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.60%) Electronics
11 5 (0.60%) Automotive
11 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.60%) French Language
12 4 (0.48%) Legal
13 3 (0.36%) iGaming
13 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.81%) Web Services
2 33 (3.97%) .NET
3 19 (2.28%) XML
4 15 (1.80%) ASP.NET
5 12 (1.44%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (1.32%) HTML
7 10 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (0.96%) CSS
9 7 (0.84%) LAMP
10 6 (0.72%) JSON
11 5 (0.60%) Middleware
12 4 (0.48%) CherryPy
12 4 (0.48%) JDBC
12 4 (0.48%) JSP
12 4 (0.48%) XSL
13 3 (0.36%) WSH
13 3 (0.36%) WSDL
13 3 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.09%) Computer Science
2 57 (6.85%) Blackberry
3 38 (4.57%) Hedge funds
3 38 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.33%) Clustering
5 34 (4.09%) Replication
6 33 (3.97%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.64%) Open Source
8 20 (2.40%) Fat Client
8 20 (2.40%) Thin Client
9 19 (2.28%) GIS
10 18 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.68%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.68%) Equities
12 13 (1.56%) Physics
13 12 (1.44%) Derivative
13 12 (1.44%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.96%) Xbox
14 8 (0.96%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.84%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 524 (62.98%) Windows
2 360 (43.27%) Linux
3 233 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 140 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 123 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 117 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 116 (13.94%) UNIX
8 87 (10.46%) Windows 7
9 50 (6.01%) Solaris
9 50 (6.01%) CentOS
10 43 (5.17%) Windows 8
11 30 (3.61%) Ubuntu
12 26 (3.13%) Mac OS X
13 22 (2.64%) Debian
14 12 (1.44%) Windows XP
15 9 (1.08%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.96%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.48%) VMS
19 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (18.63%) ITIL
2 67 (8.05%) DevOps
3 63 (7.57%) Configuration Management
4 44 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (4.93%) Project Management
6 38 (4.57%) E-Commerce
7 37 (4.45%) Software Engineering
8 26 (3.13%) Validation
9 25 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (3.00%) Migration
9 25 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (3.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (2.88%) Load Balancing
10 24 (2.88%) Service Management
11 23 (2.76%) PRINCE2
12 21 (2.52%) Use Case
13 20 (2.40%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
14 19 (2.28%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (2.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 139 (16.71%) SQL
2 123 (14.78%) Perl
3 120 (14.42%) Python
4 97 (11.66%) PowerShell
5 72 (8.65%) Java
6 67 (8.05%) Bash Shell
7 55 (6.61%) PHP
8 44 (5.29%) Ruby
9 41 (4.93%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.69%) C
11 21 (2.52%) C++
12 17 (2.04%) JavaScript
13 16 (1.92%) VB
14 13 (1.56%) Scala
14 13 (1.56%) VBScript
14 13 (1.56%) C#
15 9 (1.08%) Golang
15 9 (1.08%) Korn
16 7 (0.84%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (16.47%) Degree
2 88 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (8.17%) MCSE
4 60 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 53 (6.37%) Security Cleared
6 52 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (5.17%) CCNA
8 40 (4.81%) MCSA
9 36 (4.33%) SC Cleared
10 34 (4.09%) DV Cleared
11 31 (3.73%) MCITP
12 20 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (2.16%) CCA
14 16 (1.92%) CCNP
15 12 (1.44%) MCTS
16 10 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.20%) VCP5
17 8 (0.96%) ISTQB
18 7 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 7 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.25%) QA
2 22 (2.64%) SLA
3 17 (2.04%) JSP 440
4 14 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 277 (33.29%) Active Directory
2 229 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (9.62%) XenApp
4 68 (8.17%) vSphere
5 47 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (5.41%) VMware ESX
7 44 (5.29%) Hyper-V
8 27 (3.25%) XenServer
9 23 (2.76%) VMware Server
10 15 (1.80%) KVM
11 14 (1.68%) NFS
11 14 (1.68%) XenDesktop
12 13 (1.56%) Firmware
12 13 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (1.20%) Samba
13 10 (1.20%) Varnish
14 9 (1.08%) MetaFrame
15 8 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 8 (0.96%) Veritas File System
15 8 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 99 (11.90%) Puppet
2 72 (8.65%) SCCM
3 60 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (6.73%) Nagios
5 42 (5.05%) ZABBIX
6 33 (3.97%) SCOM
7 31 (3.73%) Backup Exec
8 29 (3.49%) WSUS
9 18 (2.16%) NetBackup
10 16 (1.92%) Graphite
10 16 (1.92%) Ansible
11 13 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
12 12 (1.44%) Cacti
13 11 (1.32%) CFEngine
14 10 (1.20%) Kibana
15 8 (0.96%) OpenView
15 8 (0.96%) Legato
15 8 (0.96%) ARCserve
15 8 (0.96%) logstash
15 8 (0.96%) StatsD
Vendors
1 377 (45.31%) VMware
2 231 (27.76%) Microsoft
3 173 (20.79%) Cisco
4 139 (16.71%) Citrix
5 113 (13.58%) Red Hat
6 89 (10.70%) HP
7 61 (7.33%) Oracle
8 55 (6.61%) NetApp
9 44 (5.29%) Dell
10 43 (5.17%) Symantec
11 42 (5.05%) EMC
12 40 (4.81%) Juniper
13 23 (2.76%) SolarWinds
13 23 (2.76%) Websense
14 19 (2.28%) Sun
15 17 (2.04%) Apple
16 16 (1.92%) Verint
17 15 (1.80%) Sophos
17 15 (1.80%) IBM
17 15 (1.80%) IronPort
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
TelecityGroup International Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Morningstar Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 3k & 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Cloudreach
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Pentasia Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago