The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 209 229 224
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 22 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.054% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.056% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £46,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Senior Systems Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £65,000 -
Windsor - 2 £71,250 -
Bracknell - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
South East

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 33 (82.50%) Red Hat
3 32 (80.00%) Puppet
4 29 (72.50%) Cisco
5 28 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (70.00%) Perl
5 28 (70.00%) Python
6 27 (67.50%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (67.50%) CentOS
7 25 (62.50%) VMware
8 22 (55.00%) Nagios
9 20 (50.00%) ITIL
9 20 (50.00%) CCNA
10 18 (45.00%) vSphere
10 18 (45.00%) EMC VNX
10 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (45.00%) RHCE
10 18 (45.00%) EMC
11 17 (42.50%) CCNP
11 17 (42.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 16 (40.00%) RHCSA
12 16 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (40.00%) SLA
12 16 (40.00%) Service Management
13 14 (35.00%) Internet
13 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
14 12 (30.00%) LAN
14 12 (30.00%) WAN
14 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
14 12 (30.00%) Migration

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (35.00%) Internet
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.00%) LAN
3 12 (30.00%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) MPLS
5 10 (25.00%) BGP
5 10 (25.00%) IPsec
5 10 (25.00%) OSPF
5 10 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) SSL
6 8 (20.00%) VXLAN
7 6 (15.00%) DNS
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall
9 3 (7.50%) HTTP
9 3 (7.50%) SMTP
10 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.50%) FTP
10 1 (2.50%) SAN
10 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) LAMP
1 3 (7.50%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 27 (67.50%) CentOS
3 8 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) Windows
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.00%) SUSE
6 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Service Management
3 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (30.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Logistics
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.50%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Perl
1 28 (70.00%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (50.00%) CCNA
3 18 (45.00%) RHCE
4 17 (42.50%) CCNP
5 16 (40.00%) RHCSA
5 16 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (20.00%) CCIE
6 8 (20.00%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) vSphere
2 8 (20.00%) iptables
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) NFS
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (80.00%) Puppet
2 27 (67.50%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (55.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Red Hat
2 29 (72.50%) Cisco
3 25 (62.50%) VMware
4 18 (45.00%) EMC
5 10 (25.00%) Juniper
6 8 (20.00%) Forcepoint
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle
8 2 (5.00%) RightScale
9 1 (2.50%) CommVault
9 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.50%) Qualys