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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 299 283 299
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 390 436 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.96% 1.03% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.10% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 325 376 337
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
38180 39749 40739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.82% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32210 32598 34627
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 6 March 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 March 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
(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 +30 94 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Sidcup -10 6 £50,250 -6.83%
Uxbridge -3 4 £39,000 -17.89%
Hammersmith 0 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Feltham - 3 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -4 2 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Mayfair -8 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Brentford - 2 - -
Ealing -5 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Southwark - 1 £41,000 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 509 (60.89%) Windows
2 370 (44.26%) VMware
3 345 (41.27%) Linux
4 272 (32.54%) Active Directory
5 246 (29.43%) Finance
6 236 (28.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 233 (27.87%) Microsoft
8 216 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 195 (23.33%) SAN
10 175 (20.93%) DNS
11 174 (20.81%) MS Exchange
12 171 (20.45%) Cisco
13 158 (18.90%) Firewall
14 156 (18.66%) Degree
15 154 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 152 (18.18%) SQL
17 149 (17.82%) ITIL
18 144 (17.22%) MS Excel
19 129 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
20 124 (14.83%) TCP/IP
21 121 (14.47%) Python
22 119 (14.23%) Citrix
22 119 (14.23%) Windows Server 2003
23 111 (13.28%) Perl
24 109 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
25 108 (12.92%) Red Hat
26 106 (12.68%) Puppet
27 104 (12.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 97 (11.60%) UNIX
29 95 (11.36%) PowerShell

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 174 (20.81%) MS Exchange
2 109 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (11.12%) IIS
4 84 (10.05%) Apache
5 56 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (4.07%) Tomcat
8 30 (3.59%) nginx
9 24 (2.87%) SharePoint
10 23 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.67%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.67%) Lync
13 13 (1.56%) JBoss
14 12 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (1.44%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.84%) Confluence
16 6 (0.72%) Node.js
16 6 (0.72%) CMS
17 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 144 (17.22%) MS Excel
2 66 (7.89%) MS Office
3 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.48%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.24%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.11%) Office 365
3 25 (2.99%) SaaS
4 19 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (1.79%) PaaS
7 12 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.44%) IaaS
8 8 (0.96%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.84%) SoftLayer
10 5 (0.60%) Joyent
11 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.24%) GitHub
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 195 (23.33%) SAN
2 175 (20.93%) DNS
3 158 (18.90%) Firewall
4 124 (14.83%) TCP/IP
5 77 (9.21%) DHCP
6 68 (8.13%) LAN
7 67 (8.01%) VPN
8 66 (7.89%) WAN
9 44 (5.26%) HTTP
10 37 (4.43%) Internet
11 33 (3.95%) FTP
12 28 (3.35%) VoIP
13 27 (3.23%) VLAN
14 26 (3.11%) LDAP
15 25 (2.99%) NetScaler
16 23 (2.75%) iSCSI
17 21 (2.51%) Wireless
17 21 (2.51%) SMTP
18 20 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
19 19 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 93 (11.12%) MySQL
3 26 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (2.51%) Big Data
6 19 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.67%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.96%) Redis
12 7 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.48%) MS Access
15 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (4.19%) Rational DOORS
2 33 (3.95%) Subversion
3 25 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.39%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.44%) JIRA
5 12 (1.44%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.96%) Maven
7 7 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.72%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.60%) Hudson
10 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.48%) Emacs
11 2 (0.24%) dbdeploy
11 2 (0.24%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.24%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.24%) Bazaar
11 2 (0.24%) Selenium
11 2 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.24%) MSBuild
General
1 246 (29.43%) Finance
2 48 (5.74%) Banking
3 33 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.35%) Games
5 24 (2.87%) Retail
6 20 (2.39%) Advertising
7 18 (2.15%) Law
8 16 (1.91%) Marketing
9 15 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.67%) Spanish Language
11 10 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.08%) French Language
13 6 (0.72%) Front Office
14 5 (0.60%) Electronics
14 5 (0.60%) Automotive
14 5 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
15 4 (0.48%) iGaming
15 4 (0.48%) Legal
16 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.26%) Web Services
2 28 (3.35%) .NET
3 15 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 15 (1.79%) XML
4 11 (1.32%) LAMP
4 11 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 10 (1.20%) HTML
6 8 (0.96%) CSS
6 8 (0.96%) Middleware
6 8 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (0.84%) JSON
8 5 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.48%) CherryPy
9 4 (0.48%) REST
9 4 (0.48%) JDBC
9 4 (0.48%) SOAP
10 3 (0.36%) JSP
10 3 (0.36%) JMS
10 3 (0.36%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.25%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.34%) Blackberry
3 42 (5.02%) Clustering
4 40 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.47%) Replication
7 24 (2.87%) Hedge funds
8 23 (2.75%) Thin Client
8 23 (2.75%) Fat Client
9 22 (2.63%) GIS
10 20 (2.39%) Open Source
11 17 (2.03%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.79%) Physics
14 12 (1.44%) Derivative
15 11 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (1.32%) Equities
16 7 (0.84%) SCADA
16 7 (0.84%) Wiki
17 5 (0.60%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 509 (60.89%) Windows
2 345 (41.27%) Linux
3 216 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 129 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (14.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (12.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 97 (11.60%) UNIX
8 83 (9.93%) Windows 7
9 56 (6.70%) CentOS
10 41 (4.90%) Solaris
11 40 (4.78%) Windows 8
12 33 (3.95%) Ubuntu
13 27 (3.23%) Mac OS X
14 18 (2.15%) Debian
15 12 (1.44%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.08%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.84%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
19 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (17.82%) ITIL
2 78 (9.33%) DevOps
3 72 (8.61%) Configuration Management
4 49 (5.86%) Project Management
5 46 (5.50%) E-Commerce
6 38 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (3.95%) Software Engineering
9 28 (3.35%) Validation
9 28 (3.35%) Load Balancing
10 27 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
12 24 (2.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 23 (2.75%) PRINCE2
13 23 (2.75%) UML
14 22 (2.63%) Migration
14 22 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (2.51%) Use Case
15 21 (2.51%) Low Latency
16 20 (2.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 152 (18.18%) SQL
2 121 (14.47%) Python
3 111 (13.28%) Perl
4 95 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 69 (8.25%) Java
6 62 (7.42%) PHP
7 52 (6.22%) Bash Shell
8 50 (5.98%) C
9 42 (5.02%) Ruby
10 33 (3.95%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.03%) JavaScript
12 15 (1.79%) VB
13 12 (1.44%) C++
14 9 (1.08%) VBScript
15 7 (0.84%) MATLAB
15 7 (0.84%) C#
16 6 (0.72%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.48%) AWK
18 3 (0.36%) Scala
19 2 (0.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 156 (18.66%) Degree
2 80 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (8.01%) Security Cleared
4 65 (7.78%) MCSE
5 57 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (5.14%) SC Cleared
8 42 (5.02%) MCSA
9 41 (4.90%) CCNA
10 37 (4.43%) DV Cleared
11 30 (3.59%) MCITP
12 18 (2.15%) VCP4
12 18 (2.15%) CCNP
13 14 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (1.56%) CCA
15 10 (1.20%) VCP5
16 9 (1.08%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (0.96%) MCP
17 8 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.11%) QA
2 19 (2.27%) SLA
3 16 (1.91%) JSP 440
4 9 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 272 (32.54%) Active Directory
2 236 (28.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (9.33%) vSphere
4 73 (8.73%) XenApp
5 49 (5.86%) VMware ESX
6 47 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (3.59%) Hyper-V
8 23 (2.75%) XenServer
9 18 (2.15%) KVM
10 17 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (1.91%) VMware Server
12 14 (1.67%) XenDesktop
12 14 (1.67%) NFS
13 13 (1.56%) Firmware
13 13 (1.56%) Varnish
14 9 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (1.08%) Xen
15 8 (0.96%) Veritas File System
15 8 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.96%) Samba
Systems Management
1 106 (12.68%) Puppet
2 77 (9.21%) SCCM
2 77 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (7.18%) Nagios
4 45 (5.38%) ZABBIX
5 42 (5.02%) SCOM
6 26 (3.11%) Backup Exec
7 20 (2.39%) WSUS
7 20 (2.39%) Graphite
8 18 (2.15%) Ansible
9 16 (1.91%) Salt
10 15 (1.79%) CFEngine
11 12 (1.44%) Cacti
12 11 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
13 10 (1.20%) Kibana
14 8 (0.96%) logstash
14 8 (0.96%) StatsD
14 8 (0.96%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.96%) HAProxy
14 8 (0.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 370 (44.26%) VMware
2 233 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 171 (20.45%) Cisco
4 119 (14.23%) Citrix
5 108 (12.92%) Red Hat
6 80 (9.57%) HP
7 64 (7.66%) Oracle
8 40 (4.78%) NetApp
9 38 (4.55%) Dell
10 36 (4.31%) Juniper
11 33 (3.95%) EMC
12 31 (3.71%) Symantec
13 23 (2.75%) SolarWinds
14 22 (2.63%) Websense
15 20 (2.39%) Verint
16 19 (2.27%) Sun
17 18 (2.15%) CheckPoint
18 16 (1.91%) Sophos
18 16 (1.91%) Apple
19 14 (1.67%) Avaya
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Featured In Spec - Extensive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £22000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
TelecityGroup International Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago