Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 310 323
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13 +67
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 56 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 16
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.36% +27.37%
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,975 £51,875
90th Percentile £81,875 £80,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -14.53% +17.00%

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 9,708 9,668 10,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.86% 92.95% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,689 8,726 9,381
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% 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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 44 (78.57%) DevOps
2 40 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 39 (69.64%) Finance
4 37 (66.07%) Firewall
4 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (64.29%) Windows
6 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
6 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
6 34 (60.71%) Office 365
7 33 (58.93%) PowerShell
7 33 (58.93%) SCCM
7 33 (58.93%) Windows Server
7 33 (58.93%) DNS
7 33 (58.93%) DHCP
7 33 (58.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 32 (57.14%) VMware
9 29 (51.79%) Scrum
9 29 (51.79%) PKI
9 29 (51.79%) SCOM
9 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
12 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
13 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (26.79%) Skype
14 15 (26.79%) Migration
15 14 (25.00%) Linux
15 14 (25.00%) Python
15 14 (25.00%) Windows 10

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 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Ethereum
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 34 (60.71%) Office 365
2 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.36%) IaaS
5 2 (3.57%) SaaS
6 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (66.07%) Firewall
2 33 (58.93%) DHCP
2 33 (58.93%) DNS
3 15 (26.79%) Skype
4 7 (12.50%) SAN
5 4 (7.14%) VSAN
6 3 (5.36%) NAS
7 2 (3.57%) FCoE
7 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.57%) LAN
7 2 (3.57%) Multicast
7 2 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Blockchain
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Ant
1 8 (14.29%) Gradle
1 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.29%) Maven
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (69.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) Exchange Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 2 (3.57%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) PKI
2 23 (41.07%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Bitcoin
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows Server
3 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Linux
4 14 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 9 (16.07%) Unix
6 3 (5.36%) DC/OS
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (78.57%) DevOps
2 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (58.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 29 (51.79%) Scrum
5 15 (26.79%) Migration
6 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 8 (14.29%) Artefact Management
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (7.14%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.14%) Service Management
9 4 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) Task Automation
10 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.36%) Data Management
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) PowerShell
2 14 (25.00%) Python
3 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.79%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (19.64%) Docker
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.14%) XenServer
6 2 (3.57%) KVM
6 2 (3.57%) NFS
6 2 (3.57%) SRDF
6 2 (3.57%) Xen
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (58.93%) SCCM
2 29 (51.79%) SCOM
3 12 (21.43%) Ansible
4 8 (14.29%) Puppet
5 4 (7.14%) HP SIM
5 4 (7.14%) Terraform
6 3 (5.36%) Marathon
6 3 (5.36%) Mesos
6 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Citrix
4 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 4 (7.14%) Dell
4 4 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) EMC
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Intel
6 2 (3.57%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) Sybase
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas
7 1 (1.79%) Sun