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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 349 339 340
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 295 387 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.91% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 264 341 329
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
36402 42305 43379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.80% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31526 36015 36074
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +28 38 £55,000 +15.78% 11
Surbiton - 7 £50,000 -
Uxbridge +3 4 £56,500 +26.25%
Croydon +1 2 £55,000 +49.65%
Hounslow -3 2 £51,500 -5.93%
Northolt - 2 £39,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £80,000 -
Hayes - 2 £47,500 -
Bromley - 2 £34,250 -
Mayfair +2 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £42,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £42,500 -
Brentford - 1 £40,000 -
Feltham - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 367 (56.46%) Linux
2 360 (55.38%) Windows
3 213 (32.77%) Windows Server
4 212 (32.62%) Active Directory
5 192 (29.54%) VMware
6 188 (28.92%) Microsoft
7 178 (27.38%) Puppet
8 170 (26.15%) DevOps
9 164 (25.23%) Python
10 161 (24.77%) Finance
11 138 (21.23%) Opscode Chef
12 124 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 123 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 119 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
15 115 (17.69%) Bash Shell
16 114 (17.54%) SQL
16 114 (17.54%) Red Hat
17 112 (17.23%) Java
18 106 (16.31%) Firewall
19 103 (15.85%) Unix
19 103 (15.85%) PowerShell
20 102 (15.69%) Ansible
21 101 (15.54%) Apache
21 101 (15.54%) Perl
22 97 (14.92%) Cisco
23 95 (14.62%) Ruby
24 91 (14.00%) Data Centre
25 90 (13.85%) MS Excel
26 88 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 87 (13.38%) DNS

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
1 101 (15.54%) Apache
2 81 (12.46%) IIS
3 75 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 55 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 50 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 48 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 46 (7.08%) SharePoint
8 33 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (3.38%) Confluence
11 15 (2.31%) nginx
12 13 (2.00%) Apache Spark
12 13 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (2.00%) Skype for Business
13 10 (1.54%) JBoss
13 10 (1.54%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.46%) HipChat
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.31%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 119 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.77%) Office 365
4 20 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.46%) SaaS
6 11 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.69%) GitHub
6 11 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (1.23%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.23%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.77%) PaaS
11 4 (0.62%) IaaS
12 3 (0.46%) Datadog
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.31%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 106 (16.31%) Firewall
2 87 (13.38%) DNS
3 76 (11.69%) SAN
4 64 (9.85%) TCP/IP
5 58 (8.92%) VPN
6 53 (8.15%) DHCP
7 46 (7.08%) Internet
8 45 (6.92%) LAN
8 45 (6.92%) WAN
9 31 (4.77%) VLAN
10 29 (4.46%) OSPF
11 26 (4.00%) BGP
12 25 (3.85%) IPv4
13 22 (3.38%) Multicast
14 20 (3.08%) EIGRP
14 20 (3.08%) FWSM
14 20 (3.08%) NX-OS
15 18 (2.77%) Kerberos
16 16 (2.46%) VoIP
17 15 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.54%) MySQL
3 29 (4.46%) Hadoop
4 27 (4.15%) GIS
5 25 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.77%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.85%) Redis
10 11 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.38%) Big Data
12 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.46%) OpenStack Swift
15 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.31%) Riak
Development Applications
1 82 (12.62%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.38%) JIRA
3 45 (6.92%) TeamCity
4 36 (5.54%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.85%) Subversion
6 10 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (1.38%) Vagrant
8 7 (1.08%) git-flow
8 7 (1.08%) SonarQube
9 6 (0.92%) GoogleTest
9 6 (0.92%) Maven
10 4 (0.62%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.46%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.31%) MSI
12 2 (0.31%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.15%) GoCD
13 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 161 (24.77%) Finance
2 47 (7.23%) Banking
2 47 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.92%) Law
4 30 (4.62%) Marketing
5 17 (2.62%) Back Office
5 17 (2.62%) Publishing
6 11 (1.69%) Billing
6 11 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.69%) Retail
7 9 (1.38%) Legal
8 6 (0.92%) Games
9 4 (0.62%) Advertising
9 4 (0.62%) Electronics
9 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.46%) French Language
10 3 (0.46%) Military
10 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.31%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (8.46%) Web Services
2 30 (4.62%) LAMP
3 22 (3.38%) JSON
4 16 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (2.31%) XML
6 12 (1.85%) Node.js
7 11 (1.69%) SOAP
8 9 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (1.38%) CSS
8 9 (1.38%) Kafka
9 8 (1.23%) ELK Stack
10 7 (1.08%) .NET
11 6 (0.92%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (0.62%) HTML
12 4 (0.62%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (0.62%) RESTful
13 3 (0.46%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.46%) Django
13 3 (0.46%) jBPM
13 3 (0.46%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.31%) Computer Science
3 51 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.62%) Hedge funds
5 28 (4.31%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.69%) Fintech
7 18 (2.77%) PKI
8 17 (2.62%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.23%) Clustering
11 8 (1.23%) Graphic Design
11 8 (1.23%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.92%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.92%) EMC VNX
12 6 (0.92%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.77%) Equities
13 5 (0.77%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 367 (56.46%) Linux
2 360 (55.38%) Windows
3 213 (32.77%) Windows Server
4 123 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (15.85%) Unix
6 88 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 86 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (11.23%) Windows 7
9 49 (7.54%) CentOS
10 44 (6.77%) Ubuntu
11 30 (4.62%) Debian
12 29 (4.46%) Solaris
13 25 (3.85%) Windows 8
14 23 (3.54%) Mac OS X
14 23 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (2.31%) Fedora
16 12 (1.85%) Windows 10
17 9 (1.38%) AIX
17 9 (1.38%) Mac OS
18 8 (1.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.15%) DevOps
2 82 (12.62%) Configuration Management
3 79 (12.15%) ITIL
4 60 (9.23%) Project Management
5 58 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (8.31%) High Availability
7 40 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (5.54%) Open Source
9 35 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
10 33 (5.08%) Software Engineering
11 32 (4.92%) Validation
12 29 (4.46%) Build Automation
13 28 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (3.69%) PRINCE2
15 23 (3.54%) Regression Testing
16 22 (3.38%) Load Balancing
16 22 (3.38%) System Testing
17 21 (3.23%) Test Strategy
18 20 (3.08%) SDLC
19 19 (2.92%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 164 (25.23%) Python
2 115 (17.69%) Bash Shell
3 114 (17.54%) SQL
4 112 (17.23%) Java
5 103 (15.85%) PowerShell
6 101 (15.54%) Perl
7 95 (14.62%) Ruby
8 55 (8.46%) C
9 49 (7.54%) C++
10 33 (5.08%) Shell Script
11 32 (4.92%) Korn
11 32 (4.92%) PHP
12 22 (3.38%) Bourne shell
13 17 (2.62%) VB
14 16 (2.46%) Go
15 15 (2.31%) JavaScript
16 11 (1.69%) Scala
17 9 (1.38%) MATLAB
18 7 (1.08%) JCL
19 6 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 73 (11.23%) Degree
2 48 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (6.92%) Security Cleared
4 44 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (5.54%) MCSE
6 35 (5.38%) DV Cleared
7 29 (4.46%) SC Cleared
8 26 (4.00%) CCNA
9 24 (3.69%) CCNP
10 22 (3.38%) CCSE
11 20 (3.08%) CCSP
11 20 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (2.62%) RHCSA
13 16 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.69%) RHCE
15 8 (1.23%) MCTS
16 5 (0.77%) MCP
17 4 (0.62%) PhD
18 3 (0.46%) MCITP
18 3 (0.46%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.54%) SLA
3 9 (1.38%) JSP 440
4 8 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.08%) HIPAA
5 7 (1.08%) QA
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 212 (32.62%) Active Directory
2 124 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (9.54%) Hyper-V
4 61 (9.38%) Docker
5 31 (4.77%) XenApp
6 28 (4.31%) VMware ESX
6 28 (4.31%) vSphere
7 20 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (2.31%) Xen
9 12 (1.85%) NFS
10 11 (1.69%) KVM
10 11 (1.69%) Terminal Services
10 11 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
10 11 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.69%) XenDesktop
11 10 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (1.38%) iptables
13 8 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 178 (27.38%) Puppet
2 138 (21.23%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (15.69%) Ansible
4 48 (7.38%) Nagios
5 35 (5.38%) SCCM
6 23 (3.54%) NetBackup
7 18 (2.77%) SCOM
8 16 (2.46%) WSUS
9 15 (2.31%) Graphite
10 14 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 14 (2.15%) ZABBIX
11 13 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 12 (1.85%) Kibana
12 12 (1.85%) Mesos
12 12 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 11 (1.69%) Cobbler
13 11 (1.69%) Terraform
14 8 (1.23%) Backup Exec
14 8 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 8 (1.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 192 (29.54%) VMware
2 188 (28.92%) Microsoft
3 114 (17.54%) Red Hat
4 97 (14.92%) Cisco
5 62 (9.54%) Citrix
6 46 (7.08%) Oracle
7 44 (6.77%) HP
8 30 (4.62%) NetApp
9 28 (4.31%) CheckPoint
10 25 (3.85%) Google
11 23 (3.54%) Symantec
12 22 (3.38%) Atlassian
12 22 (3.38%) Palo Alto
13 21 (3.23%) EMC
14 20 (3.08%) 3PAR
15 16 (2.46%) Apple
16 15 (2.31%) Altiris
17 13 (2.00%) Qualys
18 12 (1.85%) IBM
18 12 (1.85%) Intel Security
City, London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 35 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Health, Pension, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ipreo
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago