The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 342 310 303
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 288 415 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.96% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.00% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 252 357 364
Median salary £55,000 £50,400 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +4.54%
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
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 34 £67,500 +50.00% 10
Canary Wharf -1 7 £80,000 +60.00%
Croydon +14 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Hackney - 3 - -
Mayfair +7 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Twickenham - 2 £42,500 -
Hounslow +11 1 £33,750 -33.03%
Surbiton - 1 £42,500 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £65,000 -
Bromley - 1 £26,000 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 369 (62.86%) Linux
2 324 (55.20%) Windows
3 211 (35.95%) VMware
4 192 (32.71%) Active Directory
5 186 (31.69%) Windows Server
6 185 (31.52%) Python
7 178 (30.32%) Puppet
8 173 (29.47%) DevOps
9 152 (25.89%) Microsoft
10 144 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
11 138 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 129 (21.98%) Finance
13 126 (21.47%) Opscode Chef
14 123 (20.95%) SQL
15 122 (20.78%) Bash Shell
16 113 (19.25%) Ansible
17 106 (18.06%) PowerShell
18 105 (17.89%) Firewall
19 98 (16.70%) Perl
20 96 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 96 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
21 94 (16.01%) Ruby
22 92 (15.67%) Cisco
23 91 (15.50%) DNS
23 91 (15.50%) Unix
24 87 (14.82%) Java
25 85 (14.48%) Jenkins
26 84 (14.31%) Red Hat
27 82 (13.97%) Apache
28 81 (13.80%) Configuration Management

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (13.97%) Apache
2 60 (10.22%) IIS
3 57 (9.71%) MS Exchange
4 44 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (5.62%) Tomcat
7 32 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (4.09%) nginx
9 21 (3.58%) SharePoint
10 20 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (3.41%) Skype for Business
11 18 (3.07%) OpenStack
12 12 (2.04%) Confluence
13 9 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.85%) lighttpd
15 4 (0.68%) JBoss
16 3 (0.51%) CMS
16 3 (0.51%) SAS
16 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Autodesk Smoke
4 1 (0.17%) Baselight
4 1 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.17%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 144 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (6.98%) Office 365
4 15 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (2.21%) SaaS
6 9 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.36%) GitHub
8 7 (1.19%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.02%) IaaS
9 6 (1.02%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.02%) PaaS
10 5 (0.85%) G Suite
10 5 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.85%) SoftLayer
11 4 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.51%) Datadog
12 3 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 105 (17.89%) Firewall
2 91 (15.50%) DNS
3 75 (12.78%) TCP/IP
4 66 (11.24%) SAN
5 55 (9.37%) DHCP
6 44 (7.50%) VPN
7 41 (6.98%) Internet
8 40 (6.81%) LAN
9 39 (6.64%) WAN
10 34 (5.79%) SSL
11 26 (4.43%) VLAN
12 22 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (3.75%) VoIP
13 19 (3.24%) Kerberos
14 17 (2.90%) LDAP
15 15 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
15 15 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (2.21%) iSCSI
17 12 (2.04%) NAS
18 11 (1.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.13%) MySQL
3 24 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.75%) GIS
5 21 (3.58%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.21%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.21%) Redis
6 13 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.04%) Big Data
7 12 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.53%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.19%) OpenStack Swift
10 7 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.17%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 85 (14.48%) Jenkins
2 53 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 46 (7.84%) JIRA
4 32 (5.45%) TeamCity
5 28 (4.77%) Subversion
6 21 (3.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (2.73%) git-flow
8 6 (1.02%) CircleCI
8 6 (1.02%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.68%) Maven
11 3 (0.51%) Ant
11 3 (0.51%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.34%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.34%) GoogleTest
12 2 (0.34%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.17%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.17%) GoCD
General
1 129 (21.98%) Finance
2 40 (6.81%) Banking
3 28 (4.77%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.09%) Law
5 23 (3.92%) Back Office
6 17 (2.90%) Retail
7 15 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.56%) Publishing
8 11 (1.87%) Billing
9 7 (1.19%) Marketing
10 6 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.85%) Turkish Language
12 4 (0.68%) Games
13 3 (0.51%) Advertising
13 3 (0.51%) Legal
13 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.51%) Military
14 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.01%) Web Services
2 26 (4.43%) LAMP
3 20 (3.41%) Node.js
4 17 (2.90%) JSON
5 12 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (2.04%) XML
6 11 (1.87%) SOAP
7 10 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (1.53%) Middleware
9 8 (1.36%) CSS
9 8 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (1.02%) ELK Stack
10 6 (1.02%) HTML
11 4 (0.68%) Django
11 4 (0.68%) Java EE
11 4 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (0.68%) Sensu
12 3 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (0.51%) jBPM
12 3 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.29%) Data Centre
2 62 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (8.69%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.81%) Hedge funds
5 29 (4.94%) Fintech
6 18 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.90%) Blackberry
8 15 (2.56%) PKI
9 12 (2.04%) Equities
10 10 (1.70%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.70%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.70%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.53%) Biology
12 8 (1.36%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.19%) Clustering
13 7 (1.19%) Replication
14 6 (1.02%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.02%) EMC VNX
14 6 (1.02%) Grid Computing
14 6 (1.02%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 369 (62.86%) Linux
2 324 (55.20%) Windows
3 186 (31.69%) Windows Server
4 96 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 96 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 91 (15.50%) Unix
6 61 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (8.86%) Windows 7
8 50 (8.52%) CentOS
9 45 (7.67%) Ubuntu
10 33 (5.62%) Debian
10 33 (5.62%) Solaris
11 31 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (3.58%) Mac OS X
13 17 (2.90%) Windows 8
14 13 (2.21%) Fedora
15 7 (1.19%) Windows 10
16 6 (1.02%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
18 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (29.47%) DevOps
2 81 (13.80%) Configuration Management
3 66 (11.24%) ITIL
4 61 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (8.69%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (8.01%) High Availability
7 38 (6.47%) Project Management
8 29 (4.94%) Open Source
9 28 (4.77%) Build Automation
9 28 (4.77%) Validation
10 27 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 25 (4.26%) Regression Testing
12 24 (4.09%) Load Balancing
13 23 (3.92%) Test Strategy
14 21 (3.58%) Test Planning
15 18 (3.07%) Business Continuity
15 18 (3.07%) SDLC
16 17 (2.90%) Information Security
16 17 (2.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 185 (31.52%) Python
2 123 (20.95%) SQL
3 122 (20.78%) Bash Shell
4 106 (18.06%) PowerShell
5 98 (16.70%) Perl
6 94 (16.01%) Ruby
7 87 (14.82%) Java
8 38 (6.47%) Shell Script
9 37 (6.30%) C
10 29 (4.94%) C++
10 29 (4.94%) PHP
11 18 (3.07%) Scala
12 17 (2.90%) Go
13 14 (2.39%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.39%) Korn
14 13 (2.21%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.02%) C#
15 6 (1.02%) JCL
16 5 (0.85%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (11.07%) Degree
2 50 (8.52%) Security Cleared
3 47 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (6.30%) DV Cleared
6 35 (5.96%) MCSE
7 33 (5.62%) CCNA
8 29 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (4.77%) SC Cleared
10 15 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.87%) CCNP
12 10 (1.70%) RHCE
13 9 (1.53%) MCITP
13 9 (1.53%) MCTS
13 9 (1.53%) RHCSA
14 8 (1.36%) CCSE
14 8 (1.36%) MCP
14 8 (1.36%) MCSA
15 6 (1.02%) CCSP
16 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.21%) SLA
2 10 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.02%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.85%) QA
6 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 192 (32.71%) Active Directory
2 138 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (11.07%) Hyper-V
4 51 (8.69%) Docker
5 39 (6.64%) XenApp
6 27 (4.60%) vSphere
7 23 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (3.75%) VMware ESX
9 19 (3.24%) VMware Workstation
9 19 (3.24%) Xen
10 16 (2.73%) Terminal Services
11 14 (2.39%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (1.70%) Ceph
12 10 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.53%) KVM
13 9 (1.53%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 7 (1.19%) iptables
14 7 (1.19%) ISA Server
14 7 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (1.02%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 178 (30.32%) Puppet
2 126 (21.47%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (19.25%) Ansible
4 38 (6.47%) SCCM
5 34 (5.79%) Nagios
6 27 (4.60%) SCOM
7 22 (3.75%) WSUS
8 16 (2.73%) Graphite
9 15 (2.56%) Mesos
10 14 (2.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 14 (2.39%) Kubernetes
10 14 (2.39%) MOM
10 14 (2.39%) Salt
11 12 (2.04%) ZABBIX
12 10 (1.70%) HAProxy
12 10 (1.70%) Kibana
12 10 (1.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 9 (1.53%) collectd
13 9 (1.53%) OpenNMS
13 9 (1.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 211 (35.95%) VMware
2 152 (25.89%) Microsoft
3 92 (15.67%) Cisco
4 84 (14.31%) Red Hat
5 61 (10.39%) Citrix
6 45 (7.67%) Oracle
7 37 (6.30%) EMC
8 33 (5.62%) HP
9 30 (5.11%) NetApp
10 22 (3.75%) Atlassian
11 21 (3.58%) Sybase
12 20 (3.41%) F5
13 19 (3.24%) SaltStack
14 18 (3.07%) Intel Security
15 14 (2.39%) Dell
16 12 (2.04%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.04%) EqualLogic
17 11 (1.87%) Google
17 11 (1.87%) Qualys
18 10 (1.70%) ServiceNow
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 40k + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum and on call allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
London, EC1R, Farringdon
Corriculo
Salary: To c.£50,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Dell Direct
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago