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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 288 274 302
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 429 475 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.03% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.10% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 350 400 369
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
42355 43349 45261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36017 36087 39032
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 +47 94 £42,500 -22.72% 16
Sidcup -1 8 £51,688 +6.02%
Croydon +5 2 £24,000 -55.55%
Hounslow - 2 - -
Stanmore - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £30,000 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
New Malden - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £32,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 511 (62.17%) Windows
2 379 (46.11%) VMware
3 365 (44.40%) Linux
4 307 (37.35%) Active Directory
5 228 (27.74%) Microsoft
6 226 (27.49%) Finance
7 221 (26.89%) SAN
8 213 (25.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 207 (25.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 192 (23.36%) DNS
11 167 (20.32%) MS Exchange
12 155 (18.86%) Cisco
13 152 (18.49%) SQL
14 150 (18.25%) SQL Server
14 150 (18.25%) Firewall
15 144 (17.52%) ITIL
16 141 (17.15%) Citrix
17 140 (17.03%) TCP/IP
18 135 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
19 124 (15.09%) Degree
20 120 (14.60%) UNIX
21 118 (14.36%) MS Excel
22 116 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
23 112 (13.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 111 (13.50%) Apache
24 111 (13.50%) Perl
25 107 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
26 105 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
27 104 (12.65%) DHCP
27 104 (12.65%) PowerShell

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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
1 167 (20.32%) MS Exchange
2 111 (13.50%) Apache
3 107 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 93 (11.31%) IIS
5 73 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (7.91%) Tomcat
7 62 (7.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 38 (4.62%) Node.js
9 35 (4.26%) SharePoint
10 30 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (3.16%) JBoss
12 22 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
13 18 (2.19%) WebSphere
13 18 (2.19%) Lync
14 13 (1.58%) Apache Solr
15 10 (1.22%) nginx
16 6 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
17 5 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
18 4 (0.49%) WebLogic
18 4 (0.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 118 (14.36%) MS Excel
2 74 (9.00%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.36%) Maya
4 3 (0.36%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.49%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.92%) Office 365
3 23 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.82%) SaaS
5 10 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.85%) IaaS
7 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.49%) Joyent
8 4 (0.49%) PaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 221 (26.89%) SAN
2 192 (23.36%) DNS
3 150 (18.25%) Firewall
4 140 (17.03%) TCP/IP
5 104 (12.65%) DHCP
6 81 (9.85%) LAN
7 80 (9.73%) WAN
8 72 (8.76%) VPN
9 57 (6.93%) HTTP
10 46 (5.60%) FTP
11 39 (4.74%) LDAP
12 34 (4.14%) NAS
13 33 (4.01%) Internet
14 30 (3.65%) SNMP
14 30 (3.65%) iSCSI
15 29 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (3.53%) SSL
16 26 (3.16%) VLAN
17 25 (3.04%) SSH
18 21 (2.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 78 (9.49%) MySQL
3 49 (5.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (1.22%) Big Data
8 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.97%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.49%) DTS
12 4 (0.49%) MS Access
12 4 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (3.04%) Subversion
2 15 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 14 (1.70%) JIRA
3 14 (1.70%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.34%) SpecFlow
4 11 (1.34%) Selenium
4 11 (1.34%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.34%) WebDriver
5 9 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.49%) Bazaar
7 4 (0.49%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.49%) Emacs
8 3 (0.36%) dbdeploy
8 3 (0.36%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.36%) Maven
8 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.12%) MSBuild
General
1 226 (27.49%) Finance
2 45 (5.47%) Banking
3 43 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.80%) Games
5 19 (2.31%) Marketing
5 19 (2.31%) Advertising
6 15 (1.82%) Publishing
7 13 (1.58%) Law
8 11 (1.34%) Retail
8 11 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.73%) French Language
10 5 (0.61%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.61%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.49%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Local Government
12 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (6.08%) .NET
2 35 (4.26%) Web Services
3 29 (3.53%) ActiveMQ
4 26 (3.16%) ASP.NET
5 25 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (2.43%) XML
7 17 (2.07%) .NET Framework
8 12 (1.46%) LAMP
9 11 (1.34%) Middleware
10 10 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (1.22%) CSS
11 8 (0.97%) JSON
12 6 (0.73%) Software Packaging
12 6 (0.73%) HTML
12 6 (0.73%) J2EE
13 5 (0.61%) JSP
14 4 (0.49%) JDBC
14 4 (0.49%) XSL
14 4 (0.49%) WCF
14 4 (0.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.81%) Blackberry
2 46 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.99%) Clustering
4 39 (4.74%) Hedge funds
5 37 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.16%) Replication
7 25 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.07%) Open Source
9 14 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.34%) Equities
11 10 (1.22%) GIS
11 10 (1.22%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.22%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.09%) Xbox
12 9 (1.09%) Physics
13 7 (0.85%) Derivative
13 7 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 511 (62.17%) Windows
2 365 (44.40%) Linux
3 213 (25.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 135 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 120 (14.60%) UNIX
6 116 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 112 (13.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (7.79%) Windows 7
9 56 (6.81%) Solaris
10 37 (4.50%) Windows 8
11 33 (4.01%) CentOS
12 29 (3.53%) Ubuntu
13 22 (2.68%) Debian
14 19 (2.31%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.82%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.97%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.85%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (0.61%) Android
20 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (17.52%) ITIL
2 53 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (6.33%) DevOps
4 47 (5.72%) Load Balancing
5 40 (4.87%) E-Commerce
6 35 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (4.14%) Configuration Management
8 33 (4.01%) Project Management
8 33 (4.01%) Migration
9 29 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
10 26 (3.16%) CRM
11 25 (3.04%) Service Management
12 23 (2.80%) Software Engineering
13 21 (2.55%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (2.19%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (2.07%) Validation
15 17 (2.07%) PRINCE2
16 16 (1.95%) Workflow
16 16 (1.95%) Time Management
16 16 (1.95%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 152 (18.49%) SQL
2 111 (13.50%) Perl
3 104 (12.65%) PowerShell
4 99 (12.04%) Java
5 94 (11.44%) Python
6 74 (9.00%) Bash Shell
7 42 (5.11%) PHP
8 37 (4.50%) Ruby
9 34 (4.14%) Shell Script
10 33 (4.01%) C
11 29 (3.53%) C++
12 25 (3.04%) C#
13 22 (2.68%) JavaScript
13 22 (2.68%) VBScript
14 15 (1.82%) VB
15 13 (1.58%) Scala
16 9 (1.09%) Golang
16 9 (1.09%) Korn
16 9 (1.09%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 124 (15.09%) Degree
2 105 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (9.25%) MCSE
4 60 (7.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (5.96%) MCSA
6 47 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (4.62%) MCITP
8 36 (4.38%) CCNA
9 28 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
9 28 (3.41%) Security Cleared
10 20 (2.43%) MCTS
11 18 (2.19%) MCP
11 18 (2.19%) SC Cleared
11 18 (2.19%) DV Cleared
12 17 (2.07%) CCA
13 12 (1.46%) CCNP
14 9 (1.09%) VCP5
15 8 (0.97%) CCEE
16 7 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.16%) QA
2 21 (2.55%) SLA
3 11 (1.34%) JSP 440
3 11 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (37.35%) Active Directory
2 207 (25.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (9.37%) XenApp
4 60 (7.30%) Hyper-V
5 57 (6.93%) vSphere
6 52 (6.33%) VMware ESX
7 35 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (2.55%) XenDesktop
9 19 (2.31%) VMware Server
9 19 (2.31%) XenServer
10 16 (1.95%) MetaFrame
11 14 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (1.58%) NFS
13 10 (1.22%) Xen
13 10 (1.22%) Firmware
14 9 (1.09%) vCloud
14 9 (1.09%) KVM
15 6 (0.73%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.73%) Varnish
15 6 (0.73%) Samba
Systems Management
1 70 (8.52%) Puppet
2 63 (7.66%) SCCM
3 49 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (5.47%) Nagios
5 30 (3.65%) SCOM
6 29 (3.53%) ZABBIX
7 28 (3.41%) Backup Exec
8 25 (3.04%) WSUS
9 19 (2.31%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (1.09%) Cacti
12 8 (0.97%) Munin
12 8 (0.97%) Ansible
13 7 (0.85%) CFEngine
14 6 (0.73%) HP SIM
14 6 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.73%) OpenView
15 5 (0.61%) Legato
15 5 (0.61%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 379 (46.11%) VMware
2 228 (27.74%) Microsoft
3 155 (18.86%) Cisco
4 141 (17.15%) Citrix
5 101 (12.29%) Red Hat
6 88 (10.71%) Oracle
6 88 (10.71%) HP
7 60 (7.30%) NetApp
8 48 (5.84%) Symantec
9 36 (4.38%) Dell
10 35 (4.26%) EMC
11 28 (3.41%) F5
12 27 (3.28%) Juniper
13 20 (2.43%) SolarWinds
14 19 (2.31%) Sun
15 18 (2.19%) Sophos
16 17 (2.07%) Apple
17 16 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
18 15 (1.82%) Reuters
18 15 (1.82%) IronPort
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + +extensive O-C OT Hols
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-60k base + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago