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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 313 320 264
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 400 415 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.86% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 345 362 429
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +3.31%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 51 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Hounslow +24 10 £54,750 +157.64% 1
Hammersmith +8 5 £32,000 -14.66%
Canary Wharf +7 3 £47,500 -15.17%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 3 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Mayfair -5 3 £52,500 -17.64%
Docklands, London +4 1 £60,000 +7.14%
Uxbridge +2 1 £39,500 +12.85%
Wimbledon -3 1 £46,250 -
Feltham - 1 £41,500 - 2
Greenford - 1 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 516 (61.72%) Windows
2 391 (46.77%) Linux
3 317 (37.92%) VMware
4 245 (29.31%) Active Directory
5 233 (27.87%) Microsoft
5 233 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 229 (27.39%) Finance
7 220 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 195 (23.33%) SQL
9 191 (22.85%) Cisco
10 187 (22.37%) DNS
11 185 (22.13%) Puppet
12 174 (20.81%) Python
13 163 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
14 162 (19.38%) SQL Server
15 153 (18.30%) MS Exchange
16 152 (18.18%) MS Excel
17 147 (17.58%) Firewall
18 142 (16.99%) SAN
19 138 (16.51%) Data Centre
20 137 (16.39%) Perl
20 137 (16.39%) Red Hat
21 133 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 130 (15.55%) DevOps
23 127 (15.19%) ITIL
24 116 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 115 (13.76%) TCP/IP
26 114 (13.64%) Degree
27 112 (13.40%) PowerShell
28 109 (13.04%) MySQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 153 (18.30%) MS Exchange
2 105 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 90 (10.77%) Apache
4 89 (10.65%) IIS
5 48 (5.74%) nginx
6 46 (5.50%) Tomcat
7 43 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 36 (4.31%) SharePoint
9 32 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 31 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (3.35%) JBoss
12 24 (2.87%) Lync
13 21 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (2.51%) Confluence
14 20 (2.39%) Drupal
15 19 (2.27%) CMS
16 14 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (1.67%) OpenStack
17 13 (1.56%) Apache Solr
18 12 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 152 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 57 (6.82%) MS Office
3 9 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.84%) MS Project
4 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.60%) LabWindows
2 5 (0.60%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) RMDS
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (2.99%) PaaS
4 22 (2.63%) Office 365
5 18 (2.15%) SaaS
5 18 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (1.56%) IaaS
7 12 (1.44%) GitHub
8 11 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (1.32%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.96%) SoftLayer
10 7 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.12%) Taleo
13 1 (0.12%) Joyent
13 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 187 (22.37%) DNS
2 147 (17.58%) Firewall
3 142 (16.99%) SAN
4 115 (13.76%) TCP/IP
5 71 (8.49%) LAN
6 69 (8.25%) WAN
7 65 (7.78%) DHCP
8 54 (6.46%) VPN
9 40 (4.78%) VoIP
10 36 (4.31%) SSL
10 36 (4.31%) VLAN
11 34 (4.07%) HTTP
12 25 (2.99%) NAS
13 23 (2.75%) Internet
14 21 (2.51%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (2.27%) SMTP
16 17 (2.03%) NetScaler
17 15 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (1.79%) FTP
17 15 (1.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 109 (13.04%) MySQL
3 39 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.83%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.39%) Big Data
7 15 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.08%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.72%) Redis
14 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (0.24%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 41 (4.90%) Jenkins
2 35 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.95%) Subversion
4 26 (3.11%) JIRA
5 21 (2.51%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 11 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (0.96%) Maven
8 5 (0.60%) Hudson
8 5 (0.60%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.36%) Ant
10 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.12%) GitLab
12 1 (0.12%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.12%) MSI
12 1 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.12%) Gradle
General
1 229 (27.39%) Finance
2 56 (6.70%) Telecoms
3 47 (5.62%) Banking
4 33 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 25 (2.99%) Law
6 23 (2.75%) Retail
7 19 (2.27%) Marketing
7 19 (2.27%) Front Office
8 14 (1.67%) Automotive
9 10 (1.20%) Games
10 9 (1.08%) Legal
11 7 (0.84%) Electronics
11 7 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
11 7 (0.84%) French Language
12 6 (0.72%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.72%) Billing
12 6 (0.72%) Back Office
13 5 (0.60%) Advertising
14 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (5.62%) Web Services
2 37 (4.43%) .NET
3 26 (3.11%) ASP.NET
4 20 (2.39%) REST
5 19 (2.27%) XML
6 17 (2.03%) Middleware
7 15 (1.79%) LAMP
8 13 (1.56%) CSS
9 11 (1.32%) HTML
9 11 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (0.72%) WAMP
11 6 (0.72%) JMS
11 6 (0.72%) Ajax
11 6 (0.72%) JSP
12 5 (0.60%) Velocity
12 5 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (0.48%) Play Framework
13 4 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (0.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 138 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 45 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.31%) Hedge funds
5 32 (3.83%) Blackberry
6 31 (3.71%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 20 (2.39%) Clustering
9 18 (2.15%) GIS
10 15 (1.79%) Fat Client
10 15 (1.79%) Thin Client
11 14 (1.67%) Graphic Design
11 14 (1.67%) EqualLogic
11 14 (1.67%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.56%) iPad
12 13 (1.56%) Wiki
12 13 (1.56%) iPhone
12 13 (1.56%) BBC
13 12 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 516 (61.72%) Windows
2 391 (46.77%) Linux
3 233 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 91 (10.89%) UNIX
7 88 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 73 (8.73%) Windows 7
9 58 (6.94%) Ubuntu
10 57 (6.82%) CentOS
11 38 (4.55%) Solaris
12 28 (3.35%) Windows XP
13 24 (2.87%) Debian
14 23 (2.75%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.56%) Fedora
15 13 (1.56%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.72%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.60%) Android
17 5 (0.60%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (15.55%) DevOps
2 127 (15.19%) ITIL
3 90 (10.77%) Configuration Management
4 87 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (6.70%) E-Commerce
6 44 (5.26%) Service Management
7 42 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 38 (4.55%) Project Management
10 32 (3.83%) Data Management
11 30 (3.59%) Service Delivery
11 30 (3.59%) Open Source
12 29 (3.47%) Incident Management
13 28 (3.35%) Load Balancing
14 26 (3.11%) Low Latency
15 25 (2.99%) Change Control
15 25 (2.99%) Electronic Trading
16 22 (2.63%) Scrum
17 21 (2.51%) Problem Management
17 21 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 195 (23.33%) SQL
2 174 (20.81%) Python
3 137 (16.39%) Perl
4 112 (13.40%) PowerShell
5 95 (11.36%) Bash Shell
6 77 (9.21%) Java
7 75 (8.97%) Ruby
8 61 (7.30%) PHP
9 36 (4.31%) C
10 31 (3.71%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.51%) JavaScript
12 15 (1.79%) Korn
12 15 (1.79%) VBScript
13 8 (0.96%) C++
14 7 (0.84%) Bourne shell
14 7 (0.84%) VB
14 7 (0.84%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.48%) C#
15 4 (0.48%) Groovy
16 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 114 (13.64%) Degree
2 76 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (7.54%) MCSE
4 49 (5.86%) Security Cleared
5 47 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (4.55%) CCNA
7 37 (4.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (3.95%) MCSA
9 27 (3.23%) SC Cleared
10 25 (2.99%) MCP
11 20 (2.39%) DV Cleared
12 19 (2.27%) CCNP
13 18 (2.15%) MCITP
14 9 (1.08%) RHCT
15 7 (0.84%) MCTS
15 7 (0.84%) CISSP
16 6 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.72%) CISM
17 5 (0.60%) MCDST
18 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.19%) QA
2 19 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.56%) SLA
4 12 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 245 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 220 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (6.94%) VMware ESX
4 48 (5.74%) vSphere
5 42 (5.02%) Varnish
6 41 (4.90%) XenApp
7 39 (4.67%) Hyper-V
8 21 (2.51%) VirtualBox
9 20 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (2.27%) KVM
11 14 (1.67%) Xen
12 13 (1.56%) Samba
12 13 (1.56%) GlusterFS
12 13 (1.56%) UAG
13 12 (1.44%) NFS
14 9 (1.08%) Docker
15 8 (0.96%) LXC
16 6 (0.72%) XenDesktop
17 5 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 185 (22.13%) Puppet
2 163 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (8.49%) Nagios
4 51 (6.10%) SCCM
5 45 (5.38%) Ansible
6 41 (4.90%) Salt
7 38 (4.55%) ZABBIX
8 37 (4.43%) SCOM
9 23 (2.75%) Graphite
10 17 (2.03%) HAProxy
11 16 (1.91%) logstash
11 16 (1.91%) Kibana
12 13 (1.56%) AirWatch
12 13 (1.56%) StatsD
12 13 (1.56%) WSUS
13 12 (1.44%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.20%) Vagrant
15 8 (0.96%) Ganglia
16 6 (0.72%) Tivoli
17 5 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 317 (37.92%) VMware
2 233 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 191 (22.85%) Cisco
4 137 (16.39%) Red Hat
5 83 (9.93%) HP
6 81 (9.69%) Oracle
7 67 (8.01%) Citrix
8 48 (5.74%) IBM
8 48 (5.74%) NetApp
9 47 (5.62%) Juniper
9 47 (5.62%) Dell
10 37 (4.43%) EMC
11 25 (2.99%) Reuters
11 25 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 23 (2.75%) CheckPoint
13 22 (2.63%) SaltStack
14 19 (2.27%) ServiceNow
15 18 (2.15%) Blue Coat
16 17 (2.03%) Symantec
16 17 (2.03%) AppSense
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension , Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago