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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 315 302 295
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 396 421 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.01% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.06% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 344 356 364
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 53 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Kingston Upon Thames 0 9 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Canary Wharf - 5 £50,000 -
Uxbridge -2 2 £50,000 +19.76%
Feltham -4 2 - -
Brentford - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 410 (52.84%) Linux
2 406 (52.32%) Windows
3 324 (41.75%) VMware
4 259 (33.38%) Windows Server
5 205 (26.42%) Active Directory
6 200 (25.77%) Python
7 196 (25.26%) Microsoft
8 195 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 194 (25.00%) Finance
10 169 (21.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 167 (21.52%) DevOps
12 161 (20.75%) Puppet
13 151 (19.46%) Cisco
14 143 (18.43%) DNS
15 142 (18.30%) Perl
16 138 (17.78%) Unix
17 126 (16.24%) Bash Shell
18 122 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
19 116 (14.95%) Red Hat
20 113 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
21 108 (13.92%) Data Centre
22 107 (13.79%) SAN
23 103 (13.27%) SQL
24 100 (12.89%) Citrix
24 100 (12.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 93 (11.98%) ITIL
25 93 (11.98%) Firewall
26 89 (11.47%) Degree
27 88 (11.34%) Opscode Chef
28 86 (11.08%) Ruby

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 84 (10.82%) Apache
2 82 (10.57%) IIS
3 79 (10.18%) MS Exchange
4 51 (6.57%) Tomcat
5 45 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (3.99%) SharePoint
7 28 (3.61%) Confluence
8 27 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 21 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (2.06%) nginx
11 14 (1.80%) Node.js
11 14 (1.80%) Skype for Business
12 13 (1.68%) JBoss
12 13 (1.68%) OpenStack
13 11 (1.42%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.90%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.64%) CMS
16 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 79 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.90%) MS Office
3 6 (0.77%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.03%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.39%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.26%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 113 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (2.06%) SaaS
5 14 (1.80%) Office 365
6 11 (1.42%) Joyent
7 9 (1.16%) PaaS
8 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.26%) Route 53
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.13%) Heroku
12 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (18.43%) DNS
2 107 (13.79%) SAN
3 93 (11.98%) Firewall
4 66 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 63 (8.12%) VPN
6 61 (7.86%) DHCP
7 48 (6.19%) LAN
8 47 (6.06%) VLAN
9 38 (4.90%) WAN
10 36 (4.64%) LDAP
11 26 (3.35%) HTTP
12 23 (2.96%) Internet
12 23 (2.96%) VoIP
13 22 (2.84%) iSCSI
14 19 (2.45%) SMTP
15 17 (2.19%) FCoE
15 17 (2.19%) SNMP
15 17 (2.19%) SSL
16 16 (2.06%) FTP
16 16 (2.06%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.02%) MySQL
3 33 (4.25%) Redis
4 31 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (3.87%) Big Data
6 19 (2.45%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.03%) GIS
11 8 (1.03%) HBase
12 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.77%) Riak
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (6.31%) Jenkins
1 49 (6.31%) JIRA
2 36 (4.64%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.09%) TeamCity
4 11 (1.42%) Maven
4 11 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (0.90%) Subversion
6 6 (0.77%) Ant
7 5 (0.64%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.52%) Selenium
8 4 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.26%) Hudson
10 2 (0.26%) MSI
10 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.13%) GitLab
11 1 (0.13%) Gradle
11 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
General
1 194 (25.00%) Finance
2 63 (8.12%) Banking
3 47 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.32%) Law
5 16 (2.06%) Games
6 13 (1.68%) Legal
7 12 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.55%) Publishing
8 9 (1.16%) Marketing
9 7 (0.90%) Advertising
10 6 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.52%) Back Office
12 3 (0.39%) Local Government
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) International Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Retail
13 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.54%) LAMP
2 38 (4.90%) Web Services
3 32 (4.12%) XML
4 29 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
5 27 (3.48%) JSON
6 25 (3.22%) .NET
6 25 (3.22%) FIX Protocol
7 19 (2.45%) CSS
8 12 (1.55%) LAPP Stack
9 11 (1.42%) JMS
10 9 (1.16%) J2EE
10 9 (1.16%) Kafka
10 9 (1.16%) SOAP
11 7 (0.90%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.90%) React
12 5 (0.64%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.64%) Middleware
12 5 (0.64%) Software Packaging
12 5 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 108 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 73 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.74%) Hedge funds
5 24 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.71%) Replication
7 19 (2.45%) Clustering
8 18 (2.32%) EMC VNX
8 18 (2.32%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.68%) Fintech
9 13 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.03%) Physics
11 8 (1.03%) PlayStation
12 7 (0.90%) Equities
12 7 (0.90%) PKI
13 6 (0.77%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.77%) EqualLogic
14 5 (0.64%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 410 (52.84%) Linux
2 406 (52.32%) Windows
3 259 (33.38%) Windows Server
4 169 (21.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (17.78%) Unix
6 122 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (12.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 55 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (6.31%) Solaris
10 43 (5.54%) Windows 7
11 41 (5.28%) Ubuntu
12 34 (4.38%) CentOS
13 27 (3.48%) Debian
14 10 (1.29%) CatOS
15 9 (1.16%) SmartOS
15 9 (1.16%) Windows 8
16 8 (1.03%) Android
16 8 (1.03%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.77%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (21.52%) DevOps
2 93 (11.98%) ITIL
3 79 (10.18%) Configuration Management
4 73 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (8.63%) High Availability
6 58 (7.47%) Software Engineering
7 56 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (6.06%) Load Balancing
9 44 (5.67%) Migration
10 36 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 34 (4.38%) Incident Management
11 34 (4.38%) Problem Management
12 33 (4.25%) Systems Analysis
13 32 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
14 30 (3.87%) Low Latency
15 29 (3.74%) Open Source
16 28 (3.61%) Change Control
16 28 (3.61%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (3.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (25.77%) Python
2 142 (18.30%) Perl
3 126 (16.24%) Bash Shell
4 103 (13.27%) SQL
5 86 (11.08%) Ruby
6 85 (10.95%) Java
7 59 (7.60%) PowerShell
8 55 (7.09%) Shell Script
9 34 (4.38%) JavaScript
10 30 (3.87%) PHP
11 27 (3.48%) C
12 20 (2.58%) C#
13 17 (2.19%) C++
14 13 (1.68%) Scala
15 8 (1.03%) VBScript
16 7 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (0.77%) Go
18 5 (0.64%) VBA
19 4 (0.52%) Haskell
20 3 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 89 (11.47%) Degree
2 58 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (4.90%) MCSE
5 30 (3.87%) MCSA
5 30 (3.87%) Security Cleared
6 27 (3.48%) CCNA
6 27 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (2.32%) CCNP
8 17 (2.19%) MCITP
9 16 (2.06%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.55%) AWS Certification
11 10 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.03%) MCP
13 7 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.90%) MCTS
14 6 (0.77%) CCSE
14 6 (0.77%) CCSP
15 5 (0.64%) RHCE
16 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.45%) QA
2 16 (2.06%) SLA
3 11 (1.42%) JSP 440
4 8 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.64%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 205 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 195 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (10.70%) vSphere
4 63 (8.12%) Docker
5 48 (6.19%) VMware ESX
6 43 (5.54%) XenApp
7 39 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (4.38%) Hyper-V
9 30 (3.87%) Xen
10 26 (3.35%) NFS
11 18 (2.32%) KVM
11 18 (2.32%) LXC
12 11 (1.42%) iptables
13 9 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (1.16%) UAG
14 8 (1.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (0.77%) Firmware
15 6 (0.77%) Squid
15 6 (0.77%) Varnish
16 5 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 161 (20.75%) Puppet
2 88 (11.34%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (8.25%) Ansible
4 53 (6.83%) Nagios
5 52 (6.70%) SCCM
6 34 (4.38%) SCOM
7 28 (3.61%) Graphite
7 28 (3.61%) ZABBIX
8 20 (2.58%) NetBackup
9 17 (2.19%) vMotion
10 15 (1.93%) Oracle ZFS
11 12 (1.55%) CFEngine
11 12 (1.55%) WSUS
12 11 (1.42%) Salt
13 9 (1.16%) AirWatch
13 9 (1.16%) Mesos
14 7 (0.90%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.77%) Cacti
15 6 (0.77%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.77%) Kibana
Vendors
1 324 (41.75%) VMware
2 196 (25.26%) Microsoft
3 151 (19.46%) Cisco
4 116 (14.95%) Red Hat
5 100 (12.89%) Citrix
6 58 (7.47%) Oracle
7 55 (7.09%) EMC
8 49 (6.31%) NetApp
9 48 (6.19%) HP
10 38 (4.90%) Dell
11 32 (4.12%) IBM
12 18 (2.32%) Brocade
13 17 (2.19%) Google
13 17 (2.19%) Percona
14 16 (2.06%) Palo Alto
14 16 (2.06%) Splunk
15 15 (1.93%) SAP
16 14 (1.80%) 3PAR
17 13 (1.68%) Juniper
18 12 (1.55%) AppSense
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension , Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% pension + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Langley James
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Sunrise Brokers LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 10 days ago