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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 296 279 318
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 391 430 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.97% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.04% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 344 378 357
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 69 £50,000 +13.63% 17
Sidcup +1 3 £50,875 +3.82%
Hammersmith -1 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Bromley -15 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Uxbridge +1 1 - -
Chiswick -7 1 £27,500 -52.17%
Croydon -12 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Kingston Upon Thames -17 1 £55,000 +150.00%
Mayfair - 1 £70,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 483 (55.65%) Windows
2 421 (48.50%) Linux
3 361 (41.59%) VMware
4 263 (30.30%) Active Directory
5 211 (24.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 207 (23.85%) Finance
7 205 (23.62%) Microsoft
8 204 (23.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 193 (22.24%) DNS
10 180 (20.74%) Cisco
11 176 (20.28%) SQL
12 174 (20.05%) SAN
13 156 (17.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 156 (17.97%) UNIX
14 152 (17.51%) Firewall
15 150 (17.28%) Apache
16 149 (17.17%) SQL Server
17 140 (16.13%) MS Exchange
18 137 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
19 135 (15.55%) TCP/IP
20 133 (15.32%) Java
21 129 (14.86%) Oracle
21 129 (14.86%) Citrix
22 122 (14.06%) Perl
22 122 (14.06%) Degree
23 120 (13.82%) Red Hat
24 117 (13.48%) DHCP
25 105 (12.10%) Python
26 101 (11.64%) Windows Server 2012
27 100 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 150 (17.28%) Apache
2 140 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 97 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 76 (8.76%) Tomcat
4 76 (8.76%) IIS
5 67 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 66 (7.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 56 (6.45%) Node.js
8 44 (5.07%) SharePoint
9 25 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (1.96%) Lync
11 13 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.38%) nginx
12 12 (1.38%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 95 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 62 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.35%) Maya
4 3 (0.35%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.73%) Joyent
4 14 (1.61%) Office 365
5 11 (1.27%) SaaS
6 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.58%) IaaS
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 193 (22.24%) DNS
2 174 (20.05%) SAN
3 152 (17.51%) Firewall
4 135 (15.55%) TCP/IP
5 117 (13.48%) DHCP
6 94 (10.83%) WAN
6 94 (10.83%) VPN
7 92 (10.60%) LAN
8 63 (7.26%) HTTP
9 60 (6.91%) Internet
10 56 (6.45%) LDAP
11 53 (6.11%) NAS
12 45 (5.18%) VoIP
13 37 (4.26%) SSL
14 34 (3.92%) FTP
15 33 (3.80%) VLAN
16 29 (3.34%) SNMP
17 24 (2.76%) iSCSI
17 24 (2.76%) SSH
18 22 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 98 (11.29%) MySQL
3 54 (6.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 49 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 19 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 19 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.19%) Big Data
8 14 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.15%) Redis
11 8 (0.92%) Mahout
11 8 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (3.92%) JIRA
2 23 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 20 (2.30%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.19%) Subversion
5 15 (1.73%) Selenium
6 12 (1.38%) WebDriver
6 12 (1.38%) SpecFlow
7 8 (0.92%) JConsole
7 8 (0.92%) Log4j
8 7 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.69%) Hudson
10 5 (0.58%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.46%) Maven
11 4 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.46%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.35%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.35%) dbdeploy
12 3 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 207 (23.85%) Finance
2 62 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.76%) Banking
4 20 (2.30%) Law
4 20 (2.30%) Marketing
5 18 (2.07%) Retail
6 17 (1.96%) Publishing
7 16 (1.84%) Games
7 16 (1.84%) Legal
8 8 (0.92%) Advertising
8 8 (0.92%) Electronics
9 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.58%) Back Office
11 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.35%) Front Office
12 3 (0.35%) French Language
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.57%) .NET
2 42 (4.84%) XML
3 36 (4.15%) ASP.NET
4 33 (3.80%) LAMP
4 33 (3.80%) ActiveMQ
5 32 (3.69%) RabbitMQ
6 30 (3.46%) Web Services
7 26 (3.00%) JSON
8 20 (2.30%) Middleware
8 20 (2.30%) CSS
9 19 (2.19%) .NET Framework
10 17 (1.96%) JMX
11 14 (1.61%) Software Packaging
12 11 (1.27%) jQuery
12 11 (1.27%) J2EE
13 9 (1.04%) SOAP
13 9 (1.04%) REST
14 8 (0.92%) SPNEGO
15 7 (0.81%) Memcached
15 7 (0.81%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.53%) Clustering
2 47 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 36 (4.15%) Hedge funds
4 31 (3.57%) Replication
5 29 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 28 (3.23%) Open Source
7 12 (1.38%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.04%) Streaming Media
10 9 (1.04%) Xbox
11 8 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.92%) STB
12 7 (0.81%) CCTV
12 7 (0.81%) Physics
12 7 (0.81%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.69%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.69%) Firmware
14 5 (0.58%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 483 (55.65%) Windows
2 421 (48.50%) Linux
3 211 (24.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 156 (17.97%) UNIX
4 156 (17.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (11.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 100 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 79 (9.10%) Solaris
8 56 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 45 (5.18%) CentOS
9 45 (5.18%) Ubuntu
10 27 (3.11%) Debian
11 25 (2.88%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.50%) Windows XP
13 12 (1.38%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.04%) SVR4
15 8 (0.92%) Android
16 7 (0.81%) HPUX
17 5 (0.58%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.46%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (11.52%) ITIL
2 75 (8.64%) DevOps
3 72 (8.29%) Load Balancing
4 60 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 54 (6.22%) E-Commerce
6 36 (4.15%) CRM
6 36 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (3.34%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (2.88%) Service Management
11 24 (2.76%) Configuration Management
12 23 (2.65%) Software Engineering
12 23 (2.65%) Incident Management
13 22 (2.53%) Business Continuity
13 22 (2.53%) Service Delivery
14 21 (2.42%) Project Management
15 20 (2.30%) Migration
15 20 (2.30%) Build Automation
16 19 (2.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 176 (20.28%) SQL
2 133 (15.32%) Java
3 122 (14.06%) Perl
4 105 (12.10%) Python
5 91 (10.48%) PowerShell
6 84 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 48 (5.53%) C#
8 47 (5.41%) Ruby
9 46 (5.30%) PHP
10 43 (4.95%) JavaScript
11 35 (4.03%) C++
12 31 (3.57%) Shell Script
13 21 (2.42%) C
13 21 (2.42%) VBScript
14 18 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.50%) VB
15 13 (1.50%) Scala
16 9 (1.04%) Golang
16 9 (1.04%) Korn
17 8 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 137 (15.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (14.06%) Degree
3 93 (10.71%) MCSE
4 86 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (8.76%) CCNA
6 36 (4.15%) MCSA
7 34 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (3.69%) MCTS
9 30 (3.46%) MCITP
9 30 (3.46%) MCP
10 23 (2.65%) CCNP
11 19 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
11 19 (2.19%) Security Cleared
12 15 (1.73%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.61%) MCDBA
14 9 (1.04%) CCA
15 8 (0.92%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.92%) CCEE
16 7 (0.81%) Server+ Certification
17 6 (0.69%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.23%) QA
2 14 (1.61%) SLA
3 10 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 263 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 204 (23.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (9.22%) Hyper-V
4 64 (7.37%) VMware ESX
5 62 (7.14%) XenApp
6 44 (5.07%) vSphere
7 25 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (2.53%) MetaFrame
9 18 (2.07%) XenDesktop
10 16 (1.84%) NFS
11 14 (1.61%) vCloud
12 11 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (1.15%) XenServer
13 10 (1.15%) Xen
14 8 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.92%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.69%) Varnish
16 5 (0.58%) Docker
16 5 (0.58%) Samba
17 4 (0.46%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 77 (8.87%) Puppet
2 57 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (5.53%) SCCM
4 39 (4.49%) Nagios
5 27 (3.11%) WSUS
6 25 (2.88%) Backup Exec
7 21 (2.42%) ZABBIX
8 18 (2.07%) NetBackup
9 14 (1.61%) SCOM
9 14 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 8 (0.92%) Cacti
12 8 (0.92%) Munin
13 6 (0.69%) OpenView
14 5 (0.58%) ARCserve
14 5 (0.58%) BMC Performance Manager
14 5 (0.58%) HP SIM
14 5 (0.58%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.46%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 361 (41.59%) VMware
2 205 (23.62%) Microsoft
3 180 (20.74%) Cisco
4 129 (14.86%) Oracle
4 129 (14.86%) Citrix
5 120 (13.82%) Red Hat
6 85 (9.79%) HP
7 73 (8.41%) NetApp
8 62 (7.14%) JBoss
9 40 (4.61%) Symantec
10 39 (4.49%) Juniper
11 34 (3.92%) EMC
12 33 (3.80%) F5
13 32 (3.69%) Sun
14 30 (3.46%) Avaya
15 27 (3.11%) Dell
15 27 (3.11%) Reuters
16 19 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
17 17 (1.96%) IBM
18 16 (1.84%) Rackspace
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 38000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + DOE - Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £37,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% Bonus and Oncall allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
East London, United Kingdom
Tower Hamlets College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 9 days ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Posted: 9 days ago