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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / London
Rank 348 308 293
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 251 393 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.97% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.01% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 217 338 369
Median salary £55,000 £50,200 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.56% +11.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,275 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £61,300
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%

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
31642 38890 39576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.19% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26845 33470 33643
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +17 37 £57,500 +27.77% 12
Canary Wharf -16 4 £80,000 +60.00%
Hounslow +4 1 £33,750 -33.03% 1
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 324 (61.13%) Linux
2 276 (52.08%) Windows
3 185 (34.91%) VMware
4 175 (33.02%) Python
5 173 (32.64%) Active Directory
6 161 (30.38%) Windows Server
7 159 (30.00%) DevOps
8 156 (29.43%) Puppet
9 135 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
10 120 (22.64%) Microsoft
11 114 (21.51%) Bash Shell
11 114 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
12 110 (20.75%) Ansible
12 110 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 109 (20.57%) Finance
14 106 (20.00%) SQL
15 98 (18.49%) PowerShell
16 90 (16.98%) Firewall
17 85 (16.04%) Ruby
17 85 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 84 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
19 83 (15.66%) DNS
20 82 (15.47%) Cisco
21 81 (15.28%) Java
21 81 (15.28%) Jenkins
22 80 (15.09%) Perl
23 76 (14.34%) Unix
24 72 (13.58%) SQL Server
25 70 (13.21%) Data Centre
26 68 (12.83%) Apache

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 68 (12.83%) Apache
2 52 (9.81%) IIS
3 41 (7.74%) MS Exchange
4 27 (5.09%) nginx
5 25 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (4.15%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.58%) SharePoint
9 18 (3.40%) OpenStack
10 16 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (3.02%) Skype for Business
11 10 (1.89%) lighttpd
12 9 (1.70%) Confluence
13 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 4 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.75%) SAS
15 3 (0.57%) CMS
15 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) Autodesk Smoke
4 1 (0.19%) Baselight
4 1 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 135 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (9.06%) Office 365
4 14 (2.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (1.89%) SoftLayer
6 8 (1.51%) SaaS
7 7 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.32%) GitHub
8 6 (1.13%) G Suite
9 5 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.94%) IaaS
9 5 (0.94%) PaaS
10 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.57%) Datadog
11 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.98%) Firewall
2 83 (15.66%) DNS
3 59 (11.13%) TCP/IP
4 47 (8.87%) SSL
5 46 (8.68%) SAN
6 43 (8.11%) DHCP
7 39 (7.36%) VPN
8 30 (5.66%) LAN
9 29 (5.47%) Internet
10 26 (4.91%) WAN
11 23 (4.34%) Kerberos
12 21 (3.96%) VoIP
13 19 (3.58%) LDAP
13 19 (3.58%) VLAN
14 18 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
16 14 (2.64%) iSCSI
17 12 (2.26%) Network Security
18 10 (1.89%) NetScaler
19 9 (1.70%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.85%) MySQL
3 26 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 18 (3.40%) GIS
6 15 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.26%) Big Data
7 12 (2.26%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.89%) Redis
10 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.32%) OpenStack Swift
12 5 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.19%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 81 (15.28%) Jenkins
2 54 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 37 (6.98%) JIRA
4 32 (6.04%) Subversion
5 24 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (4.53%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.58%) git-flow
7 7 (1.32%) CircleCI
8 5 (0.94%) Maven
9 4 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.57%) Ant
10 3 (0.57%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.57%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.19%) GitLab
12 1 (0.19%) GoCD
12 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.19%) Travis CI
General
1 109 (20.57%) Finance
2 39 (7.36%) Banking
3 21 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.83%) Retail
6 14 (2.64%) Law
7 13 (2.45%) Back Office
8 11 (2.08%) Publishing
9 6 (1.13%) Games
9 6 (1.13%) Marketing
10 5 (0.94%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.94%) Turkish Language
11 4 (0.75%) Billing
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Legal
13 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.36%) Web Services
2 22 (4.15%) Node.js
3 21 (3.96%) LAMP
4 11 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (1.70%) Middleware
6 8 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (1.51%) JSON
6 8 (1.51%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (1.32%) SOAP
8 6 (1.13%) Serverless Framework
9 5 (0.94%) CSS
9 5 (0.94%) Java EE
9 5 (0.94%) XML
10 4 (0.75%) ELK Stack
10 4 (0.75%) FFmpeg
10 4 (0.75%) HTML
10 4 (0.75%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.75%) Sensu
11 3 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 53 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.09%) Hedge funds
5 26 (4.91%) Fintech
6 17 (3.21%) PKI
7 16 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.83%) Equities
9 11 (2.08%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.89%) Grid Computing
11 9 (1.70%) Biology
11 9 (1.70%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.70%) Replication
11 9 (1.70%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.51%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.32%) Clustering
14 6 (1.13%) Online Gambling
15 5 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 324 (61.13%) Linux
2 276 (52.08%) Windows
3 161 (30.38%) Windows Server
4 85 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (14.34%) Unix
7 48 (9.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (8.68%) CentOS
9 45 (8.49%) Windows 7
10 35 (6.60%) Debian
11 33 (6.23%) Ubuntu
12 32 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (4.15%) Solaris
14 18 (3.40%) Mac OS X
15 13 (2.45%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.89%) Windows 10
17 9 (1.70%) Fedora
18 7 (1.32%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
20 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (30.00%) DevOps
2 64 (12.08%) Configuration Management
3 59 (11.13%) ITIL
4 58 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (9.25%) High Availability
6 25 (4.72%) Build Automation
6 25 (4.72%) Open Source
7 24 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (4.53%) Project Management
8 23 (4.34%) Load Balancing
8 23 (4.34%) Validation
9 21 (3.96%) Regression Testing
10 20 (3.77%) Migration
11 19 (3.58%) Test Strategy
12 18 (3.40%) Data Management
12 18 (3.40%) Information Security
12 18 (3.40%) Software Engineering
12 18 (3.40%) TDD
13 17 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 175 (33.02%) Python
2 114 (21.51%) Bash Shell
3 106 (20.00%) SQL
4 98 (18.49%) PowerShell
5 85 (16.04%) Ruby
6 81 (15.28%) Java
7 80 (15.09%) Perl
8 44 (8.30%) C
9 32 (6.04%) PHP
10 31 (5.85%) Shell Script
11 29 (5.47%) C++
12 21 (3.96%) Scala
13 15 (2.83%) Go
14 11 (2.08%) JavaScript
15 10 (1.89%) Korn
16 9 (1.70%) Bourne shell
17 8 (1.51%) C#
18 3 (0.57%) JCL
19 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
19 2 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (9.62%) Degree
2 44 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (7.92%) Security Cleared
4 32 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.66%) MCSE
6 29 (5.47%) DV Cleared
7 28 (5.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (5.09%) CCNA
9 23 (4.34%) SC Cleared
10 16 (3.02%) MCSA
11 10 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.70%) CCNP
13 8 (1.51%) MCITP
14 7 (1.32%) MCP
15 6 (1.13%) MCTS
16 5 (0.94%) RHCSA
17 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
17 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 4 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.64%) SLA
2 9 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.75%) QA
4 3 (0.57%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) MiFID
6 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 173 (32.64%) Active Directory
2 110 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 48 (9.06%) Docker
5 33 (6.23%) XenApp
6 23 (4.34%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (4.34%) vSphere
7 21 (3.96%) Xen
8 15 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (2.08%) QEMU
9 11 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.89%) Terminal Services
11 9 (1.70%) Ceph
11 9 (1.70%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (1.70%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 7 (1.32%) iptables
12 7 (1.32%) KVM
12 7 (1.32%) VMware ESX
13 6 (1.13%) NFS
14 5 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 156 (29.43%) Puppet
2 114 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (20.75%) Ansible
4 44 (8.30%) SCCM
5 31 (5.85%) Nagios
6 24 (4.53%) SCOM
7 22 (4.15%) Kubernetes
8 19 (3.58%) Mesos
9 17 (3.21%) Salt
10 15 (2.83%) HAProxy
11 14 (2.64%) Graphite
11 14 (2.64%) WSUS
12 11 (2.08%) Terraform
13 9 (1.70%) collectd
13 9 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 9 (1.70%) MOM
13 9 (1.70%) OpenNMS
14 8 (1.51%) ZABBIX
15 7 (1.32%) Cacti
15 7 (1.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 185 (34.91%) VMware
2 120 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 82 (15.47%) Cisco
4 65 (12.26%) Red Hat
5 58 (10.94%) Citrix
6 43 (8.11%) EMC
7 42 (7.92%) Oracle
8 35 (6.60%) HP
9 28 (5.28%) NetApp
10 25 (4.72%) SaltStack
11 24 (4.53%) Sybase
12 19 (3.58%) Atlassian
12 19 (3.58%) EqualLogic
13 18 (3.40%) Dell
14 16 (3.02%) F5
15 15 (2.83%) Dell Compellent
16 11 (2.08%) Intel Security
17 10 (1.89%) Google
18 8 (1.51%) Veeam
19 7 (1.32%) Qualys
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Ticketmaster Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefts
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IBM
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum pension, medical insurance, profit a
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + training & extensive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits + Perks
Posted: 10 days ago