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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 307 285 308
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 383 420 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.95% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.01% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 338 365 372
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
42318 41556 47711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.52% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35350 34882 41364
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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 64 £50,000 +21.21% 15
Sidcup +1 4 £51,688 +5.48% 1
Uxbridge +6 1 - -
Wimbledon -7 1 - -
Croydon -11 1 £40,000 -25.92%
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £42,500 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 481 (56.32%) Windows
2 411 (48.13%) Linux
3 355 (41.57%) VMware
4 277 (32.44%) Active Directory
5 211 (24.71%) Finance
6 209 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (24.36%) Microsoft
8 199 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 189 (22.13%) DNS
10 185 (21.66%) SAN
11 178 (20.84%) Cisco
12 168 (19.67%) SQL
13 155 (18.15%) SQL Server
14 150 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 147 (17.21%) UNIX
16 144 (16.86%) Apache
16 144 (16.86%) MS Exchange
17 143 (16.74%) Firewall
18 137 (16.04%) Java
19 135 (15.81%) Microsoft Certification
20 132 (15.46%) Citrix
21 127 (14.87%) Oracle
21 127 (14.87%) TCP/IP
22 123 (14.40%) Perl
22 123 (14.40%) Degree
23 115 (13.47%) Red Hat
24 114 (13.35%) DHCP
25 104 (12.18%) Python
26 103 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 102 (11.94%) ITIL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 144 (16.86%) Apache
1 144 (16.86%) MS Exchange
2 101 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (8.90%) IIS
4 74 (8.67%) Tomcat
5 73 (8.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 68 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 55 (6.44%) Node.js
8 43 (5.04%) SharePoint
9 25 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.99%) Lync
12 14 (1.64%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (1.05%) Apache Solr
15 9 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.82%) nginx
17 5 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 60 (7.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.35%) Maya
3 3 (0.35%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.82%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.87%) Office 365
4 15 (1.76%) Joyent
5 11 (1.29%) SaaS
6 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.47%) IaaS
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (22.13%) DNS
2 185 (21.66%) SAN
3 143 (16.74%) Firewall
4 127 (14.87%) TCP/IP
5 114 (13.35%) DHCP
6 88 (10.30%) WAN
7 87 (10.19%) LAN
7 87 (10.19%) VPN
8 58 (6.79%) HTTP
9 57 (6.67%) LDAP
10 52 (6.09%) NAS
11 46 (5.39%) Internet
12 41 (4.80%) VoIP
13 38 (4.45%) FTP
14 36 (4.22%) SSL
15 33 (3.86%) VLAN
16 31 (3.63%) SNMP
17 29 (3.40%) iSCSI
18 24 (2.81%) SSH
19 23 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 96 (11.24%) MySQL
3 57 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 56 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (2.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (1.99%) Hadoop
7 17 (1.99%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.76%) Big Data
9 13 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.17%) Redis
10 10 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.94%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.82%) Mahout
13 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.59%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (3.86%) JIRA
2 20 (2.34%) TeamCity
3 19 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.87%) Subversion
5 15 (1.76%) Selenium
6 12 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 12 (1.41%) SpecFlow
7 7 (0.82%) JConsole
7 7 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.82%) Log4j
8 4 (0.47%) Maven
8 4 (0.47%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (0.47%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.35%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.35%) dbdeploy
9 3 (0.35%) Bazaar
9 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 211 (24.71%) Finance
2 57 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.04%) Banking
4 18 (2.11%) Marketing
5 17 (1.99%) Games
6 15 (1.76%) Publishing
6 15 (1.76%) Retail
7 10 (1.17%) Law
8 8 (0.94%) Advertising
9 7 (0.82%) Legal
10 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.70%) Electronics
11 4 (0.47%) Back Office
11 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.47%) French Language
11 4 (0.47%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Local Government
12 3 (0.35%) Front Office
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.67%) .NET
2 42 (4.92%) XML
3 36 (4.22%) ActiveMQ
4 35 (4.10%) ASP.NET
4 35 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
5 33 (3.86%) LAMP
6 28 (3.28%) Web Services
7 25 (2.93%) JSON
8 19 (2.22%) Middleware
8 19 (2.22%) CSS
9 18 (2.11%) .NET Framework
10 16 (1.87%) JMX
11 12 (1.41%) Software Packaging
12 11 (1.29%) jQuery
13 10 (1.17%) WebSphere MQ
13 10 (1.17%) J2EE
14 8 (0.94%) SOAP
14 8 (0.94%) REST
15 7 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
15 7 (0.82%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.85%) Blackberry
2 48 (5.62%) Clustering
3 41 (4.80%) Hedge funds
4 32 (3.75%) Replication
5 31 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 28 (3.28%) Open Source
7 25 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.17%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.17%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.05%) Xbox
10 9 (1.05%) Streaming Media
11 8 (0.94%) STB
11 8 (0.94%) Physics
12 7 (0.82%) Firmware
12 7 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.70%) EqualLogic
13 6 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 481 (56.32%) Windows
2 411 (48.13%) Linux
3 209 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 150 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 147 (17.21%) UNIX
6 103 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 97 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (8.43%) Solaris
9 58 (6.79%) Windows 7
10 48 (5.62%) Ubuntu
11 43 (5.04%) CentOS
12 26 (3.04%) Debian
13 23 (2.69%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.64%) Windows XP
15 10 (1.17%) Mac OS X
16 9 (1.05%) SVR4
17 8 (0.94%) Android
18 6 (0.70%) HPUX
19 5 (0.59%) Mac OS
20 4 (0.47%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (11.94%) ITIL
2 70 (8.20%) DevOps
3 69 (8.08%) Load Balancing
4 67 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (6.21%) E-Commerce
7 35 (4.10%) CRM
8 33 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
10 27 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (3.04%) Project Management
12 24 (2.81%) Service Management
12 24 (2.81%) Service Delivery
13 23 (2.69%) Migration
14 22 (2.58%) Business Continuity
14 22 (2.58%) Software Engineering
15 21 (2.46%) Incident Management
15 21 (2.46%) Workflow
15 21 (2.46%) Configuration Management
16 19 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (19.67%) SQL
2 137 (16.04%) Java
3 123 (14.40%) Perl
4 104 (12.18%) Python
5 94 (11.01%) PowerShell
6 81 (9.48%) Bash Shell
7 46 (5.39%) Ruby
7 46 (5.39%) C#
8 44 (5.15%) PHP
9 43 (5.04%) JavaScript
10 37 (4.33%) C++
11 30 (3.51%) Shell Script
12 23 (2.69%) VBScript
13 22 (2.58%) C
14 15 (1.76%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.76%) Scala
15 14 (1.64%) VB
16 9 (1.05%) Korn
16 9 (1.05%) Golang
17 7 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 135 (15.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (14.40%) Degree
3 94 (11.01%) MCSE
4 81 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (8.31%) CCNA
6 42 (4.92%) MCSA
7 41 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (3.63%) MCTS
8 31 (3.63%) MCITP
8 31 (3.63%) MCP
9 22 (2.58%) CCNP
9 22 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (2.11%) Security Cleared
11 14 (1.64%) SC Cleared
12 12 (1.41%) MCDBA
13 11 (1.29%) CCA
14 8 (0.94%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.94%) CCEE
15 7 (0.82%) RHCE
16 6 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.93%) QA
2 14 (1.64%) SLA
3 12 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.35%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 277 (32.44%) Active Directory
2 199 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (9.25%) Hyper-V
4 64 (7.49%) XenApp
5 57 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 41 (4.80%) vSphere
7 23 (2.69%) MetaFrame
8 22 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (2.22%) XenDesktop
10 14 (1.64%) NFS
11 12 (1.41%) Xen
11 12 (1.41%) VMware Server
11 12 (1.41%) vCloud
12 11 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (1.29%) XenServer
13 7 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.59%) Samba
14 5 (0.59%) Docker
15 3 (0.35%) Varnish
15 3 (0.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 73 (8.55%) Puppet
2 52 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (5.27%) SCCM
4 41 (4.80%) Nagios
5 24 (2.81%) Backup Exec
5 24 (2.81%) WSUS
6 20 (2.34%) NetBackup
7 18 (2.11%) ZABBIX
8 14 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (1.41%) SCOM
10 11 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.05%) Cacti
11 9 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.59%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.59%) BMC Performance Manager
13 4 (0.47%) Munin
14 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.35%) ARCserve
15 2 (0.23%) OpenView
15 2 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 355 (41.57%) VMware
2 208 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 178 (20.84%) Cisco
4 132 (15.46%) Citrix
5 127 (14.87%) Oracle
6 115 (13.47%) Red Hat
7 85 (9.95%) HP
8 72 (8.43%) NetApp
9 57 (6.67%) JBoss
10 41 (4.80%) Symantec
11 40 (4.68%) EMC
12 34 (3.98%) Dell
13 33 (3.86%) F5
14 31 (3.63%) Juniper
15 30 (3.51%) Avaya
15 30 (3.51%) Reuters
16 27 (3.16%) Sun
17 21 (2.46%) IBM
18 19 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
19 16 (1.87%) Bloomberg
North West London
Packshot Company Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% Bonus and Oncall allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 15% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £90,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago