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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 302 317 280
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 386 384 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.83% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 341 338 381
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 0 50 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Hounslow +18 13 £54,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames +12 6 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Mayfair -5 4 £52,500 -16.00%
Hammersmith 0 3 £32,000 -14.66%
Wimbledon -1 2 £39,375 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +4 1 £39,500 -
Feltham - 1 £41,500 -
Greenford - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 499 (62.22%) Windows
2 392 (48.88%) Linux
3 304 (37.91%) VMware
4 224 (27.93%) Finance
4 224 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 223 (27.81%) Active Directory
6 217 (27.06%) Microsoft
7 204 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 194 (24.19%) Cisco
9 186 (23.19%) SQL
9 186 (23.19%) Puppet
10 174 (21.70%) Python
10 174 (21.70%) DNS
11 155 (19.33%) Opscode Chef
12 150 (18.70%) SQL Server
13 144 (17.96%) Perl
14 142 (17.71%) DevOps
15 139 (17.33%) Firewall
16 136 (16.96%) MS Exchange
17 135 (16.83%) Red Hat
17 135 (16.83%) Data Centre
18 129 (16.08%) SAN
19 126 (15.71%) ITIL
19 126 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
20 120 (14.96%) MS Excel
21 111 (13.84%) MySQL
21 111 (13.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 108 (13.47%) UNIX
23 104 (12.97%) TCP/IP
23 104 (12.97%) PowerShell

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 136 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 100 (12.47%) Apache
3 92 (11.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 84 (10.47%) IIS
5 52 (6.48%) Tomcat
6 46 (5.74%) nginx
7 38 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (3.74%) SharePoint
9 25 (3.12%) JBoss
9 25 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (2.62%) Confluence
13 19 (2.37%) Drupal
13 19 (2.37%) Lync
14 18 (2.24%) CMS
15 15 (1.87%) Apache Solr
16 14 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 11 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 120 (14.96%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.11%) MS Office
3 7 (0.87%) MS Project
3 7 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.62%) Infor CRM
3 4 (0.50%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) RMDS
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 88 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.62%) PaaS
4 17 (2.12%) Office 365
5 13 (1.62%) IaaS
6 12 (1.50%) GitHub
6 12 (1.50%) SaaS
7 8 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.62%) SoftLayer
9 5 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.37%) Joyent
11 1 (0.12%) Taleo
11 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 174 (21.70%) DNS
2 139 (17.33%) Firewall
3 129 (16.08%) SAN
4 104 (12.97%) TCP/IP
5 64 (7.98%) LAN
5 64 (7.98%) WAN
6 62 (7.73%) DHCP
7 55 (6.86%) VPN
8 41 (5.11%) VoIP
9 36 (4.49%) VLAN
10 34 (4.24%) SSL
11 31 (3.87%) HTTP
12 23 (2.87%) Internet
12 23 (2.87%) NAS
13 22 (2.74%) BGP
14 20 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (2.12%) NetScaler
15 17 (2.12%) SMTP
16 15 (1.87%) LDAP
16 15 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 111 (13.84%) MySQL
3 38 (4.74%) MongoDB
4 37 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 19 (2.37%) Big Data
7 13 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.12%) Redis
9 9 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.25%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.25%) Riak
14 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (4.99%) Jenkins
2 38 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 30 (3.74%) Subversion
4 28 (3.49%) JIRA
5 22 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (0.75%) Maven
8 5 (0.62%) Ant
8 5 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.50%) Hudson
10 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.12%) GitLab
12 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.12%) Gradle
12 1 (0.12%) MSI
12 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 224 (27.93%) Finance
2 57 (7.11%) Banking
3 56 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.99%) Financial Institution
5 25 (3.12%) Law
6 20 (2.49%) Retail
6 20 (2.49%) Marketing
7 15 (1.87%) Front Office
8 14 (1.75%) Automotive
9 11 (1.37%) Legal
10 8 (1.00%) Games
11 6 (0.75%) Billing
11 6 (0.75%) Back Office
11 6 (0.75%) Electronics
12 5 (0.62%) Advertising
13 3 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.37%) French Language
14 2 (0.25%) Local Government
14 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.11%) Web Services
2 39 (4.86%) .NET
3 27 (3.37%) ASP.NET
4 19 (2.37%) FIX Protocol
5 17 (2.12%) REST
5 17 (2.12%) XML
6 15 (1.87%) LAMP
7 13 (1.62%) CSS
8 12 (1.50%) HTML
8 12 (1.50%) Middleware
9 8 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (0.75%) WAMP
11 6 (0.75%) Ajax
11 6 (0.75%) JMS
11 6 (0.75%) JSP
12 5 (0.62%) Velocity
13 4 (0.50%) Play Framework
13 4 (0.50%) 802.1X
13 4 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 135 (16.83%) Data Centre
2 49 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 36 (4.49%) Hedge funds
4 35 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.37%) Blackberry
6 25 (3.12%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 15 (1.87%) GIS
9 14 (1.75%) Clustering
9 14 (1.75%) Graphic Design
9 14 (1.75%) Private Cloud
9 14 (1.75%) EqualLogic
10 13 (1.62%) iPad
10 13 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.62%) iPhone
10 13 (1.62%) BBC
11 11 (1.37%) Statistics
12 10 (1.25%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.25%) Thin Client
13 9 (1.12%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 499 (62.22%) Windows
2 392 (48.88%) Linux
3 224 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 126 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 111 (13.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 108 (13.47%) UNIX
7 77 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (8.10%) Windows 7
9 58 (7.23%) Ubuntu
10 50 (6.23%) CentOS
11 40 (4.99%) Solaris
12 30 (3.74%) Debian
13 27 (3.37%) Windows XP
14 23 (2.87%) Mac OS X
15 14 (1.75%) Fedora
16 11 (1.37%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.87%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.75%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.50%) Android
19 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (17.71%) DevOps
2 126 (15.71%) ITIL
3 86 (10.72%) Configuration Management
4 79 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (5.24%) Service Management
5 42 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 40 (4.99%) E-Commerce
7 39 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (4.74%) Incident Management
9 33 (4.11%) Problem Management
9 33 (4.11%) Project Management
10 31 (3.87%) Data Management
11 29 (3.62%) Load Balancing
11 29 (3.62%) Service Delivery
11 29 (3.62%) Change Control
12 27 (3.37%) Open Source
13 26 (3.24%) Validation
14 24 (2.99%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (2.87%) Low Latency
16 22 (2.74%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 186 (23.19%) SQL
2 174 (21.70%) Python
3 144 (17.96%) Perl
4 104 (12.97%) PowerShell
5 99 (12.34%) Bash Shell
6 81 (10.10%) Ruby
7 68 (8.48%) Java
8 58 (7.23%) PHP
9 43 (5.36%) Shell Script
10 27 (3.37%) C
11 23 (2.87%) JavaScript
12 16 (2.00%) Korn
13 13 (1.62%) VBScript
14 10 (1.25%) C++
15 7 (0.87%) Bourne shell
15 7 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.75%) VB
17 5 (0.62%) C#
18 4 (0.50%) Groovy
19 2 (0.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 99 (12.34%) Degree
2 72 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (7.23%) MCSE
4 47 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 39 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (4.36%) CCNA
8 28 (3.49%) MCSA
9 23 (2.87%) MCP
10 21 (2.62%) SC Cleared
11 19 (2.37%) DV Cleared
11 19 (2.37%) CCNP
12 15 (1.87%) MCITP
13 12 (1.50%) RHCT
14 8 (1.00%) CISSP
15 7 (0.87%) CISM
15 7 (0.87%) MCTS
16 6 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.62%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.86%) QA
2 18 (2.24%) SLA
2 18 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 223 (27.81%) Active Directory
2 204 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (6.23%) VMware ESX
4 42 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 42 (5.24%) Varnish
5 41 (5.11%) XenApp
6 39 (4.86%) vSphere
7 20 (2.49%) VirtualBox
8 18 (2.24%) KVM
9 16 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (1.87%) Xen
11 14 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (1.75%) UAG
12 13 (1.62%) GlusterFS
12 13 (1.62%) Samba
13 11 (1.37%) NFS
14 10 (1.25%) Docker
15 7 (0.87%) LXC
16 6 (0.75%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 186 (23.19%) Puppet
2 155 (19.33%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (8.73%) Nagios
4 53 (6.61%) Ansible
5 43 (5.36%) ZABBIX
6 40 (4.99%) SCCM
7 35 (4.36%) Salt
8 27 (3.37%) SCOM
9 23 (2.87%) Graphite
10 17 (2.12%) HAProxy
11 16 (2.00%) Kibana
11 16 (2.00%) logstash
11 16 (2.00%) WSUS
12 14 (1.75%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.75%) AirWatch
13 13 (1.62%) StatsD
14 7 (0.87%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.75%) Tivoli
16 5 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 5 (0.62%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 304 (37.91%) VMware
2 217 (27.06%) Microsoft
3 194 (24.19%) Cisco
4 135 (16.83%) Red Hat
5 81 (10.10%) HP
6 73 (9.10%) Oracle
7 71 (8.85%) Citrix
8 50 (6.23%) Dell
8 50 (6.23%) IBM
9 45 (5.61%) Juniper
10 44 (5.49%) NetApp
11 35 (4.36%) EMC
12 26 (3.24%) Reuters
13 21 (2.62%) AppSense
13 21 (2.62%) SaltStack
14 20 (2.49%) Blue Coat
14 20 (2.49%) SolarWinds
15 19 (2.37%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.37%) Apple
16 17 (2.12%) New Relic
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago