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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 294 279 303
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 432 469 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.08% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 354 396 349
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
42437 43288 43893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.99% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36075 36075 37807
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 £75,000 £78,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +50 94 £40,000 -27.27% 17
Sidcup -1 8 £51,688 +6.02%
Croydon +1 2 £24,000 -55.55%
Hounslow - 2 - -
Stanmore - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £30,000 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
New Malden - 1 £45,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 513 (62.03%) Windows
2 381 (46.07%) VMware
3 366 (44.26%) Linux
4 307 (37.12%) Active Directory
5 228 (27.57%) Microsoft
6 226 (27.33%) Finance
7 219 (26.48%) SAN
8 215 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 207 (25.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 193 (23.34%) DNS
11 167 (20.19%) MS Exchange
12 157 (18.98%) Cisco
13 152 (18.38%) SQL
14 149 (18.02%) SQL Server
14 149 (18.02%) Firewall
15 145 (17.53%) ITIL
16 142 (17.17%) Citrix
17 139 (16.81%) TCP/IP
18 137 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
19 126 (15.24%) Degree
20 121 (14.63%) UNIX
21 117 (14.15%) MS Excel
21 117 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
22 114 (13.78%) Perl
23 113 (13.66%) Apache
24 111 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 107 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
26 106 (12.82%) DHCP
27 105 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
28 103 (12.45%) PowerShell

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 167 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 113 (13.66%) Apache
3 107 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 93 (11.25%) IIS
5 73 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (7.86%) Tomcat
7 62 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 38 (4.59%) Node.js
9 35 (4.23%) SharePoint
10 29 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (3.26%) JBoss
12 21 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
13 19 (2.30%) Lync
14 18 (2.18%) WebSphere
15 15 (1.81%) Apache Solr
16 10 (1.21%) nginx
17 6 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
18 5 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
18 5 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
19 4 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 117 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 73 (8.83%) MS Office
3 5 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) Maya
4 3 (0.36%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.48%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.90%) Office 365
3 23 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.81%) SaaS
5 10 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.85%) IaaS
7 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.48%) Joyent
8 4 (0.48%) PaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 219 (26.48%) SAN
2 193 (23.34%) DNS
3 149 (18.02%) Firewall
4 139 (16.81%) TCP/IP
5 106 (12.82%) DHCP
6 81 (9.79%) WAN
7 80 (9.67%) LAN
8 76 (9.19%) VPN
9 57 (6.89%) HTTP
10 46 (5.56%) FTP
11 41 (4.96%) LDAP
12 34 (4.11%) Internet
12 34 (4.11%) NAS
13 30 (3.63%) iSCSI
13 30 (3.63%) SNMP
13 30 (3.63%) SSL
14 29 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (3.14%) VLAN
16 25 (3.02%) SSH
17 22 (2.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 81 (9.79%) MySQL
3 49 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.33%) Big Data
7 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.09%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.48%) DTS
12 4 (0.48%) MS Access
12 4 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (3.02%) Subversion
2 16 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.81%) TeamCity
4 14 (1.69%) JIRA
5 13 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.33%) Selenium
6 11 (1.33%) WebDriver
6 11 (1.33%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.48%) Bazaar
9 4 (0.48%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.48%) Emacs
10 3 (0.36%) dbdeploy
10 3 (0.36%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.36%) Maven
10 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.12%) MSBuild
General
1 226 (27.33%) Finance
2 45 (5.44%) Banking
3 43 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.78%) Games
5 19 (2.30%) Advertising
6 17 (2.06%) Marketing
7 15 (1.81%) Publishing
8 13 (1.57%) Law
9 11 (1.33%) Retail
9 11 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.73%) French Language
11 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.60%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
12 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.36%) Legal
13 3 (0.36%) Local Government
13 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (6.05%) .NET
2 35 (4.23%) Web Services
3 29 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
4 26 (3.14%) ASP.NET
5 25 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (2.42%) XML
7 17 (2.06%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.33%) LAMP
8 11 (1.33%) Middleware
9 10 (1.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (1.21%) CSS
10 8 (0.97%) JSON
11 6 (0.73%) Software Packaging
11 6 (0.73%) HTML
11 6 (0.73%) J2EE
12 5 (0.60%) JSP
13 4 (0.48%) JDBC
13 4 (0.48%) XSL
13 4 (0.48%) WCF
13 4 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.77%) Blackberry
2 47 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.96%) Clustering
4 39 (4.72%) Hedge funds
4 39 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.26%) Replication
6 25 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.06%) Open Source
8 16 (1.93%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.45%) Equities
10 11 (1.33%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.21%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.21%) Physics
11 10 (1.21%) GIS
11 10 (1.21%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.09%) Xbox
13 7 (0.85%) SCADA
13 7 (0.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 513 (62.03%) Windows
2 366 (44.26%) Linux
3 215 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 137 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 121 (14.63%) UNIX
6 117 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 111 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (7.86%) Windows 7
9 56 (6.77%) Solaris
10 37 (4.47%) Windows 8
11 36 (4.35%) CentOS
12 29 (3.51%) Ubuntu
13 22 (2.66%) Debian
14 20 (2.42%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.57%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.97%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.85%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (0.60%) Android
20 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (17.53%) ITIL
2 53 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 53 (6.41%) DevOps
3 47 (5.68%) Load Balancing
4 40 (4.84%) E-Commerce
5 34 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 34 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (3.99%) Migration
6 33 (3.99%) Project Management
7 29 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 26 (3.14%) CRM
9 24 (2.90%) Service Management
10 23 (2.78%) Software Engineering
11 22 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (2.18%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (2.06%) Validation
13 17 (2.06%) PRINCE2
14 16 (1.93%) Time Management
14 16 (1.93%) Change Control
14 16 (1.93%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 152 (18.38%) SQL
2 114 (13.78%) Perl
3 103 (12.45%) PowerShell
4 99 (11.97%) Java
5 96 (11.61%) Python
6 74 (8.95%) Bash Shell
7 42 (5.08%) PHP
8 39 (4.72%) Ruby
9 34 (4.11%) Shell Script
10 33 (3.99%) C
11 30 (3.63%) C++
12 25 (3.02%) C#
13 22 (2.66%) JavaScript
13 22 (2.66%) VBScript
14 15 (1.81%) VB
15 13 (1.57%) Scala
16 9 (1.09%) Golang
16 9 (1.09%) Korn
16 9 (1.09%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 126 (15.24%) Degree
2 105 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (9.19%) MCSE
4 59 (7.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (5.93%) MCSA
6 48 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (4.59%) MCITP
8 37 (4.47%) CCNA
9 29 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 28 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
11 21 (2.54%) MCTS
12 19 (2.30%) SC Cleared
13 18 (2.18%) DV Cleared
13 18 (2.18%) MCP
14 17 (2.06%) CCA
15 12 (1.45%) CCNP
16 9 (1.09%) VCP5
17 8 (0.97%) CCEE
18 7 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.14%) QA
2 21 (2.54%) SLA
3 11 (1.33%) JSP 440
3 11 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (37.12%) Active Directory
2 207 (25.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (9.31%) XenApp
4 62 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 57 (6.89%) vSphere
6 52 (6.29%) VMware ESX
7 35 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (2.54%) XenDesktop
9 19 (2.30%) VMware Server
9 19 (2.30%) XenServer
10 16 (1.93%) MetaFrame
11 14 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (1.57%) NFS
13 10 (1.21%) Xen
13 10 (1.21%) Firmware
14 9 (1.09%) vCloud
15 8 (0.97%) KVM
16 6 (0.73%) DFS Replication
16 6 (0.73%) Varnish
16 6 (0.73%) Samba
Systems Management
1 72 (8.71%) Puppet
2 63 (7.62%) SCCM
3 49 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (5.68%) Nagios
5 30 (3.63%) SCOM
6 29 (3.51%) ZABBIX
7 28 (3.39%) Backup Exec
8 26 (3.14%) WSUS
9 19 (2.30%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.09%) Cacti
11 9 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.97%) Munin
12 8 (0.97%) Ansible
13 7 (0.85%) CFEngine
14 6 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.73%) HP SIM
14 6 (0.73%) OpenView
15 5 (0.60%) Legato
15 5 (0.60%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 381 (46.07%) VMware
2 228 (27.57%) Microsoft
3 157 (18.98%) Cisco
4 142 (17.17%) Citrix
5 102 (12.33%) Red Hat
6 89 (10.76%) Oracle
7 88 (10.64%) HP
8 60 (7.26%) NetApp
9 48 (5.80%) Symantec
10 36 (4.35%) Dell
11 35 (4.23%) EMC
12 28 (3.39%) Juniper
12 28 (3.39%) F5
13 20 (2.42%) SolarWinds
14 19 (2.30%) Sun
15 18 (2.18%) Sophos
16 16 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (1.81%) Reuters
17 15 (1.81%) Apple
17 15 (1.81%) IronPort
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 + Laptop/Mobile G
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago