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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 344 332 336
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 326 409 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.92% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 280 351 356
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +0.65%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +57 46 £52,500 +10.52% 16
Kingston Upon Thames +14 8 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Canary Wharf +5 7 £60,000 +26.31%
Bromley - 6 £33,750 -
Uxbridge +6 4 £70,000 +81.81% 2
Harrow - 3 £50,000 -
Northolt - 3 £39,500 -
Surbiton - 3 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £51,000 -
Feltham +3 1 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Hounslow +1 1 £50,000 -8.67%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 376 (53.87%) Linux
2 375 (53.72%) Windows
3 239 (34.24%) Windows Server
4 222 (31.81%) VMware
5 219 (31.38%) Active Directory
6 210 (30.09%) Microsoft
7 185 (26.50%) Puppet
8 181 (25.93%) Finance
9 169 (24.21%) DevOps
10 157 (22.49%) Python
11 156 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 137 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 134 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
14 115 (16.48%) Unix
14 115 (16.48%) Firewall
15 114 (16.33%) Configuration Management
16 113 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 113 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
17 112 (16.05%) MS Excel
18 110 (15.76%) Red Hat
18 110 (15.76%) Bash Shell
19 108 (15.47%) Cisco
20 107 (15.33%) SQL
21 104 (14.90%) Perl
22 103 (14.76%) Java
23 98 (14.04%) Apache
24 93 (13.32%) DNS
25 92 (13.18%) MS Exchange
25 92 (13.18%) PowerShell
25 92 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 98 (14.04%) Apache
2 92 (13.18%) MS Exchange
3 86 (12.32%) IIS
4 58 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 56 (8.02%) Tomcat
6 51 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 44 (6.30%) SharePoint
8 30 (4.30%) Confluence
8 30 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 25 (3.58%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (2.58%) Apache Spark
10 18 (2.58%) Skype for Business
11 14 (2.01%) JBoss
11 14 (2.01%) OpenStack
11 14 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.43%) nginx
13 7 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.57%) CMS
15 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 112 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.73%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) HipChat
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.29%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.29%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.14%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 113 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.87%) Office 365
3 29 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.86%) SaaS
5 13 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.29%) GitHub
8 7 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.86%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.72%) IaaS
11 4 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.43%) PaaS
13 2 (0.29%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 115 (16.48%) Firewall
2 93 (13.32%) DNS
3 87 (12.46%) SAN
4 71 (10.17%) TCP/IP
5 64 (9.17%) VPN
6 55 (7.88%) VLAN
7 51 (7.31%) LAN
8 50 (7.16%) WAN
9 46 (6.59%) DHCP
10 40 (5.73%) BGP
11 39 (5.59%) OSPF
12 34 (4.87%) IPv4
13 32 (4.58%) Multicast
14 29 (4.15%) EIGRP
14 29 (4.15%) FWSM
15 28 (4.01%) Internet
16 27 (3.87%) NX-OS
17 23 (3.30%) LDAP
18 18 (2.58%) Kerberos
19 17 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.16%) MySQL
3 32 (4.58%) Hadoop
4 29 (4.15%) GIS
5 27 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.58%) Redis
7 16 (2.29%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.01%) Big Data
8 14 (2.01%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.43%) HBase
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 79 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 50 (7.16%) JIRA
3 44 (6.30%) TeamCity
4 40 (5.73%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (1.58%) Maven
7 10 (1.43%) SonarQube
8 8 (1.15%) Subversion
8 8 (1.15%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.86%) GoogleTest
11 3 (0.43%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.29%) Ant
12 2 (0.29%) git-flow
12 2 (0.29%) MSI
13 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.14%) FogBugz
13 1 (0.14%) Selenium
13 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
General
1 181 (25.93%) Finance
2 59 (8.45%) Banking
3 50 (7.16%) Telecoms
4 48 (6.88%) Law
5 29 (4.15%) Marketing
6 24 (3.44%) Publishing
7 14 (2.01%) Back Office
8 12 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.29%) Games
10 8 (1.15%) Billing
10 8 (1.15%) Legal
10 8 (1.15%) Retail
11 7 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.72%) Advertising
13 4 (0.57%) Electronics
14 3 (0.43%) Front Office
14 3 (0.43%) Military
15 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.29%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (8.60%) Web Services
2 37 (5.30%) LAMP
3 23 (3.30%) JSON
4 22 (3.15%) XML
5 20 (2.87%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (2.29%) CSS
7 14 (2.01%) Kafka
8 12 (1.72%) .NET
9 10 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (1.29%) ELK Stack
10 9 (1.29%) SOAP
11 7 (1.00%) Node.js
12 6 (0.86%) HTML
12 6 (0.86%) RESTful
13 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.72%) Django
13 5 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
14 4 (0.57%) AngularJS
14 4 (0.57%) FreeSWITCH
14 4 (0.57%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 89 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 62 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.87%) Fintech
5 26 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.58%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.44%) PKI
8 15 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 15 (2.15%) Replication
9 14 (2.01%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.72%) Clustering
11 10 (1.43%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.15%) Graphic Design
12 8 (1.15%) PlayStation
12 8 (1.15%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.00%) EqualLogic
14 6 (0.86%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.86%) Physics
14 6 (0.86%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 376 (53.87%) Linux
2 375 (53.72%) Windows
3 239 (34.24%) Windows Server
4 156 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 115 (16.48%) Unix
6 113 (16.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 92 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 81 (11.60%) Windows 7
9 41 (5.87%) CentOS
9 41 (5.87%) Ubuntu
10 39 (5.59%) Solaris
11 31 (4.44%) Debian
12 29 (4.15%) Windows 8
13 25 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (2.29%) Windows 10
15 15 (2.15%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.58%) SUSE
17 10 (1.43%) AIX
18 8 (1.15%) Fedora
18 8 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (24.21%) DevOps
2 114 (16.33%) Configuration Management
3 81 (11.60%) ITIL
4 71 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (9.03%) Project Management
6 62 (8.88%) High Availability
7 49 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (5.87%) Software Engineering
9 38 (5.44%) Capacity Planning
10 37 (5.30%) Open Source
11 35 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (4.73%) Load Balancing
13 30 (4.30%) Validation
14 28 (4.01%) Build Automation
15 27 (3.87%) PRINCE2
16 26 (3.72%) Requirements Analysis
17 25 (3.58%) Analytics
18 22 (3.15%) Migration
19 20 (2.87%) Performance Analysis
20 19 (2.72%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 157 (22.49%) Python
2 110 (15.76%) Bash Shell
3 107 (15.33%) SQL
4 104 (14.90%) Perl
5 103 (14.76%) Java
6 92 (13.18%) PowerShell
7 88 (12.61%) Ruby
8 60 (8.60%) C
9 52 (7.45%) C++
10 31 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 30 (4.30%) Korn
12 24 (3.44%) PHP
13 22 (3.15%) JavaScript
14 19 (2.72%) Bourne shell
15 16 (2.29%) VB
16 12 (1.72%) C#
17 9 (1.29%) Go
17 9 (1.29%) MATLAB
18 8 (1.15%) Scala
19 7 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (11.32%) Degree
2 54 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (6.59%) Security Cleared
5 38 (5.44%) MCSE
6 34 (4.87%) DV Cleared
7 32 (4.58%) CCNP
8 30 (4.30%) CCSE
9 29 (4.15%) CCSP
10 28 (4.01%) SC Cleared
11 23 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (2.58%) CCNA
13 14 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.72%) RHCSA
15 10 (1.43%) RHCE
16 6 (0.86%) MCP
17 5 (0.72%) MCITP
17 5 (0.72%) MCSA
17 5 (0.72%) MCTS
17 5 (0.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.72%) JSP 440
1 12 (1.72%) SLA
2 9 (1.29%) QA
2 9 (1.29%) SAS 70
3 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.72%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.57%) HL7
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) DICOM
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 219 (31.38%) Active Directory
2 137 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (8.17%) Docker
4 51 (7.31%) Hyper-V
5 38 (5.44%) VMware ESX
6 37 (5.30%) vSphere
7 27 (3.87%) XenApp
8 22 (3.15%) Xen
9 20 (2.87%) NFS
10 19 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (2.44%) KVM
13 15 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (1.72%) LXC
14 12 (1.72%) XenDesktop
15 10 (1.43%) Firmware
16 9 (1.29%) iptables
16 9 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (1.29%) Terminal Services
17 8 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 185 (26.50%) Puppet
2 134 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (12.18%) Ansible
4 61 (8.74%) Nagios
5 49 (7.02%) SCCM
6 30 (4.30%) SCOM
7 27 (3.87%) NetBackup
8 20 (2.87%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.58%) Graphite
10 13 (1.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (1.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 12 (1.72%) WSUS
12 10 (1.43%) Salt
13 9 (1.29%) Cobbler
13 9 (1.29%) Mesos
14 8 (1.15%) Backup Exec
14 8 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 7 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (1.00%) Kibana
15 7 (1.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 222 (31.81%) VMware
2 210 (30.09%) Microsoft
3 110 (15.76%) Red Hat
4 108 (15.47%) Cisco
5 70 (10.03%) Citrix
6 62 (8.88%) Oracle
7 43 (6.16%) HP
8 36 (5.16%) CheckPoint
8 36 (5.16%) NetApp
9 29 (4.15%) Google
9 29 (4.15%) Palo Alto
10 27 (3.87%) EMC
11 26 (3.72%) IBM
12 25 (3.58%) Symantec
13 22 (3.15%) 3PAR
14 19 (2.72%) Atlassian
15 18 (2.58%) CommVault
16 17 (2.44%) Splunk
17 15 (2.15%) Altiris
18 13 (1.86%) Apple
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Beckenham, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pot. equity, free beer
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 = Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago