Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 313 310
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 +41
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 43 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 22
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £61,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% -27.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £50,375
90th Percentile £90,025 £82,750 £101,750
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -29.41% +17.24%

Systems Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,408 10,099 9,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.21% 93.35% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8,333 8,909 8,563
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Systems Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in the City of London

Systems Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineering in the City of London.

Salary trend for Systems Engineering in the City of London

Systems Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineering in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing Systems Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Systems Engineering.

1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) DevOps
4 17 (39.53%) Python
5 12 (27.91%) VMware
5 12 (27.91%) Degree
5 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (25.58%) Docker
7 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
7 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
7 10 (23.26%) DNS
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) Unix
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.93%) DHCP
8 9 (20.93%) Games
8 9 (20.93%) Data Management
8 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (20.93%) Mesos
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (18.60%) PKI
9 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
9 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.60%) Banking
9 8 (18.60%) Scrum
10 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Office 365
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 9 (20.93%) DHCP
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) BGP
5 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.33%) IGMP
5 1 (2.33%) IPv4
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) Multicast
5 1 (2.33%) OSPF
5 1 (2.33%) Skype
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) VSAN
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Blockchain
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Games
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 13 (30.23%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 9 (20.93%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (20.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (20.93%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (13.95%) Graduate
8 6 (13.95%) Junior
9 4 (9.30%) Blockchain Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Graduate Systems Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Junior Linux Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Flex
1 3 (6.98%) MLlib
1 3 (6.98%) scikit-learn
2 2 (4.65%) Kafka
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) PKI
2 4 (9.30%) Fintech
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Robotics
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 9 (20.93%) Unix
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) DC/OS
6 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) DevOps
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) Data Management
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
7 4 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Data Munging
8 3 (6.98%) Robotic Process Automation
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Python
2 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.63%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Kotlin
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.33%) RHCA
4 1 (2.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Mesos
1 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.28%) Marathon
3 5 (11.63%) SCCM
4 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 4 (9.30%) SCOM
5 3 (6.98%) Ansible
6 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.33%) Nagios
7 1 (2.33%) Puppet
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.33%) Terraform
7 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Sybase
4 4 (9.30%) Veritas
5 3 (6.98%) Splunk
5 3 (6.98%) Sun
6 2 (4.65%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp