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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 297 296 261
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 407 451 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 0.92% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.99% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 351 386 428
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
41131 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
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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 -18 45 £47,500 +5.55% 18
Hounslow +18 5 £54,750 +157.64% 1
Hammersmith +4 4 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Canary Wharf +9 3 £47,500 -15.17%
Twickenham - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +5 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Isleworth +1 2 £37,500 -42.52% 1
Uxbridge -3 2 £38,500 +10.00%
Brentford - 2 £37,500 -
Docklands, London +9 1 £60,000 +7.14%
Sidcup +4 1 £52,500 +3.19%
Southwark -1 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Greenford -4 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Mayfair -8 1 £47,500 -15.55%
Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Feltham - 1 £41,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 520 (62.20%) Windows
2 368 (44.02%) Linux
3 318 (38.04%) VMware
4 245 (29.31%) Active Directory
5 237 (28.35%) Finance
6 236 (28.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 228 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 227 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 191 (22.85%) SQL
10 180 (21.53%) Cisco
11 178 (21.29%) DNS
12 169 (20.22%) Puppet
13 166 (19.86%) Python
14 162 (19.38%) SQL Server
15 158 (18.90%) MS Excel
16 155 (18.54%) MS Exchange
17 151 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
18 143 (17.11%) Firewall
19 141 (16.87%) SAN
20 133 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
21 131 (15.67%) Data Centre
21 131 (15.67%) Red Hat
22 121 (14.47%) DevOps
23 120 (14.35%) Perl
23 120 (14.35%) ITIL
24 115 (13.76%) Degree
25 108 (12.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 108 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
26 107 (12.80%) PowerShell
27 105 (12.56%) MySQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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
1 155 (18.54%) MS Exchange
2 108 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (11.12%) IIS
4 82 (9.81%) Apache
5 47 (5.62%) nginx
6 43 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 36 (4.31%) Tomcat
8 36 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (2.87%) JBoss
10 24 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (2.87%) Lync
11 20 (2.39%) Confluence
12 18 (2.15%) Drupal
12 18 (2.15%) CMS
12 18 (2.15%) OpenStack
13 14 (1.67%) Apache Solr
14 13 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 158 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.46%) MS Office
3 9 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.60%) LabWindows
3 4 (0.48%) Infor CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 87 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (3.11%) PaaS
4 23 (2.75%) Office 365
5 19 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (2.15%) SaaS
7 15 (1.79%) IaaS
8 13 (1.56%) GitHub
8 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.32%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.20%) SoftLayer
11 6 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.36%) Joyent
15 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 178 (21.29%) DNS
2 143 (17.11%) Firewall
3 141 (16.87%) SAN
4 103 (12.32%) TCP/IP
5 70 (8.37%) LAN
6 66 (7.89%) WAN
7 61 (7.30%) DHCP
8 53 (6.34%) VPN
9 40 (4.78%) VoIP
10 33 (3.95%) SSL
11 30 (3.59%) HTTP
12 29 (3.47%) Internet
13 25 (2.99%) VLAN
14 24 (2.87%) NAS
15 19 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
16 17 (2.03%) NetScaler
17 16 (1.91%) FTP
17 16 (1.91%) SMTP
18 15 (1.79%) Wireless
19 14 (1.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 105 (12.56%) MySQL
3 35 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 34 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (3.71%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.27%) Big Data
7 18 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.67%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.32%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.72%) Redis
14 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (0.24%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.24%) DB2
16 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 42 (5.02%) Jenkins
2 35 (4.19%) Subversion
3 33 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 25 (2.99%) JIRA
5 21 (2.51%) TeamCity
6 18 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (0.96%) Maven
9 6 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.36%) Hudson
11 2 (0.24%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.24%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.12%) GitLab
12 1 (0.12%) dbdeploy
12 1 (0.12%) Ant
12 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 237 (28.35%) Finance
2 49 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.38%) Banking
4 30 (3.59%) Financial Institution
5 26 (3.11%) Retail
6 23 (2.75%) Law
7 19 (2.27%) Front Office
7 19 (2.27%) Marketing
8 18 (2.15%) Games
9 14 (1.67%) Automotive
10 9 (1.08%) Electronics
11 8 (0.96%) Legal
12 7 (0.84%) French Language
13 6 (0.72%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.72%) Advertising
13 6 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
13 6 (0.72%) Billing
14 5 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.36%) iGaming
16 2 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.34%) Web Services
2 35 (4.19%) .NET
3 24 (2.87%) ASP.NET
4 18 (2.15%) XML
5 17 (2.03%) REST
6 15 (1.79%) CSS
6 15 (1.79%) LAMP
6 15 (1.79%) Middleware
7 13 (1.56%) HTML
8 11 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.72%) WAMP
9 6 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (0.72%) JSON
9 6 (0.72%) Ajax
9 6 (0.72%) JSP
9 6 (0.72%) JMS
10 5 (0.60%) Velocity
10 5 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.36%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 131 (15.67%) Data Centre
2 43 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.95%) Hedge funds
4 32 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (3.71%) Management Information System
6 29 (3.47%) Blackberry
7 24 (2.87%) Clustering
8 21 (2.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 19 (2.27%) Fat Client
9 19 (2.27%) Thin Client
10 18 (2.15%) GIS
11 17 (2.03%) EqualLogic
12 15 (1.79%) Wiki
13 14 (1.67%) iPhone
14 13 (1.56%) Graphic Design
14 13 (1.56%) BBC
14 13 (1.56%) iPad
15 11 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 520 (62.20%) Windows
2 368 (44.02%) Linux
3 236 (28.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 108 (12.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 104 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (9.93%) UNIX
8 75 (8.97%) Windows 7
9 58 (6.94%) CentOS
9 58 (6.94%) Ubuntu
10 31 (3.71%) Solaris
11 25 (2.99%) Mac OS X
12 23 (2.75%) Windows XP
13 21 (2.51%) Debian
14 15 (1.79%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.56%) Fedora
16 10 (1.20%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.60%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.48%) Android
18 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (14.47%) DevOps
2 120 (14.35%) ITIL
3 90 (10.77%) Configuration Management
4 80 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (7.54%) E-Commerce
6 42 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (4.90%) Service Management
8 35 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 32 (3.83%) Project Management
9 32 (3.83%) Service Delivery
10 28 (3.35%) Data Management
10 28 (3.35%) Open Source
10 28 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (3.11%) Low Latency
11 26 (3.11%) Electronic Trading
11 26 (3.11%) Incident Management
12 25 (2.99%) Load Balancing
13 24 (2.87%) Change Control
14 22 (2.63%) Scrum
14 22 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 191 (22.85%) SQL
2 166 (19.86%) Python
3 120 (14.35%) Perl
4 107 (12.80%) PowerShell
5 84 (10.05%) Bash Shell
6 73 (8.73%) Java
7 69 (8.25%) Ruby
8 64 (7.66%) PHP
9 37 (4.43%) C
10 27 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 23 (2.75%) JavaScript
12 15 (1.79%) Korn
13 12 (1.44%) VBScript
14 7 (0.84%) VB
14 7 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.84%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.36%) AWK
15 3 (0.36%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.36%) C#
15 3 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 115 (13.76%) Degree
2 81 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (7.89%) MCSE
4 53 (6.34%) Security Cleared
5 52 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (5.14%) CCNA
7 36 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (4.19%) MCSA
9 28 (3.35%) SC Cleared
10 23 (2.75%) DV Cleared
10 23 (2.75%) MCITP
11 20 (2.39%) MCP
12 18 (2.15%) CCNP
13 8 (0.96%) CISSP
14 7 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.84%) CISM
15 6 (0.72%) CCA
15 6 (0.72%) RHCT
15 6 (0.72%) MCTS
16 5 (0.60%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.07%) QA
2 16 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.20%) SLA
5 4 (0.48%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 245 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 227 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (7.18%) VMware ESX
4 50 (5.98%) vSphere
5 46 (5.50%) XenApp
6 40 (4.78%) Hyper-V
7 36 (4.31%) Varnish
8 23 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (2.27%) KVM
11 16 (1.91%) VirtualBox
12 13 (1.56%) Samba
12 13 (1.56%) GlusterFS
13 12 (1.44%) UAG
14 11 (1.32%) NFS
14 11 (1.32%) Xen
15 9 (1.08%) Docker
16 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
17 7 (0.84%) LXC
18 6 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 169 (20.22%) Puppet
2 151 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (7.89%) Nagios
4 56 (6.70%) SCCM
5 40 (4.78%) Salt
6 38 (4.55%) SCOM
7 37 (4.43%) ZABBIX
8 30 (3.59%) Ansible
9 25 (2.99%) Graphite
10 18 (2.15%) Kibana
11 16 (1.91%) logstash
12 14 (1.67%) HAProxy
13 13 (1.56%) StatsD
14 12 (1.44%) AirWatch
15 11 (1.32%) WSUS
16 10 (1.20%) NetBackup
16 10 (1.20%) Ganglia
17 9 (1.08%) Vagrant
18 6 (0.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 6 (0.72%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 318 (38.04%) VMware
2 228 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 180 (21.53%) Cisco
4 131 (15.67%) Red Hat
5 75 (8.97%) Oracle
6 72 (8.61%) Citrix
7 71 (8.49%) HP
8 47 (5.62%) NetApp
9 45 (5.38%) Juniper
10 43 (5.14%) Dell
11 41 (4.90%) EMC
12 39 (4.67%) IBM
13 27 (3.23%) CheckPoint
14 25 (2.99%) SolarWinds
15 22 (2.63%) Reuters
16 18 (2.15%) SaltStack
17 17 (2.03%) ServiceNow
17 17 (2.03%) AppSense
17 17 (2.03%) Apple
18 15 (1.79%) Blue Coat
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension , Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago