The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 182 151 179
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 44 72 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 1.30% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.35% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 45
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
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
4899 5316 5189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.85% 95.94% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3943 3820
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% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Systems Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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 -9 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bracknell +3 5 £43,000 +56.36%
Maidenhead -4 4 £65,000 +52.94%
Windsor - 2 £71,250 -
Slough -11 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 54 (63.53%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Red Hat
3 42 (49.41%) Cisco
4 41 (48.24%) Perl
4 41 (48.24%) VMware
5 39 (45.88%) Puppet
6 34 (40.00%) Python
7 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (38.82%) CentOS
8 29 (34.12%) Windows
9 28 (32.94%) DNS
9 28 (32.94%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
10 25 (29.41%) WAN
10 25 (29.41%) ITIL
11 24 (28.24%) LAN
11 24 (28.24%) EMC
11 24 (28.24%) Nagios
12 23 (27.06%) CCNP
13 22 (25.88%) Internet
13 22 (25.88%) Configuration Management
14 21 (24.71%) Service Management
14 21 (24.71%) vSphere
14 21 (24.71%) Windows Server
15 20 (23.53%) EMC VNX
15 20 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
16 19 (22.35%) CCNA
16 19 (22.35%) Microsoft

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (14.12%) OpenStack
2 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.88%) Apache
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) SaaS
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) PaaS
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 2 (2.35%) Office 365
5 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) DNS
2 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 25 (29.41%) WAN
3 24 (28.24%) LAN
4 22 (25.88%) Internet
5 20 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (21.18%) VPN
7 17 (20.00%) Firewall
8 15 (17.65%) SSL
9 14 (16.47%) BGP
9 14 (16.47%) OSPF
10 13 (15.29%) MPLS
11 10 (11.76%) IPsec
12 8 (9.41%) DHCP
12 8 (9.41%) VXLAN
13 6 (7.06%) iSCSI
13 6 (7.06%) SAN
13 6 (7.06%) VoIP
14 5 (5.88%) NAS
14 5 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.35%) Big Data
7 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) LAMP
3 4 (4.71%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) CSS
4 3 (3.53%) HTML
4 3 (3.53%) XML
5 2 (2.35%) Ajax
5 2 (2.35%) Middleware
5 2 (2.35%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.18%) MCollective
6 1 (1.18%) OpenDaylight
6 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) EMC VNX
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) NHS
5 3 (3.53%) Clustering
5 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.18%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) CentOS
3 29 (34.12%) Windows
4 21 (24.71%) Windows Server
5 17 (20.00%) Unix
6 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.35%) SUSE
10 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Configuration Management
3 21 (24.71%) Service Management
4 12 (14.12%) Migration
5 7 (8.24%) High Availability
6 6 (7.06%) Information Security
6 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.88%) Workflow
8 4 (4.71%) Data Management
8 4 (4.71%) DevOps
8 4 (4.71%) Logistics
8 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.71%) Open Source
8 4 (4.71%) Server Building
8 4 (4.71%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.53%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.24%) Perl
2 34 (40.00%) Python
3 19 (22.35%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
5 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.94%) Java
7 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 4 (4.71%) C++
9 3 (3.53%) C
9 3 (3.53%) C#
9 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.06%) CCNP
3 19 (22.35%) CCNA
4 18 (21.18%) RHCE
5 16 (18.82%) RHCSA
5 16 (18.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.41%) CCIE
6 8 (9.41%) JNCIP
7 6 (7.06%) CCVP
8 4 (4.71%) Degree
8 4 (4.71%) MCSE
8 4 (4.71%) MCTS
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.53%) MCP
9 3 (3.53%) MCSA
10 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.18%) CCA
11 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) SLA
2 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 21 (24.71%) vSphere
2 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.41%) iptables
5 4 (4.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.35%) NFS
7 1 (1.18%) qmail
7 1 (1.18%) Squid
7 1 (1.18%) XenApp
7 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (45.88%) Puppet
2 28 (32.94%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (28.24%) Nagios
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (4.71%) SCCM
5 4 (4.71%) WSUS
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (2.35%) Linux-HA
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.18%) Ansible
8 1 (1.18%) Cacti
8 1 (1.18%) collectd
8 1 (1.18%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.18%) Graphite
8 1 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.18%) logstash
8 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (50.59%) Red Hat
2 42 (49.41%) Cisco
3 41 (48.24%) VMware
4 24 (28.24%) EMC
5 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
6 12 (14.12%) Forcepoint
7 10 (11.76%) Juniper
8 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.88%) CommVault
10 4 (4.71%) Veritas
11 3 (3.53%) Citrix
11 3 (3.53%) HP
11 3 (3.53%) JD Edwards
11 3 (3.53%) LANDesk
11 3 (3.53%) Lotus
11 3 (3.53%) Oracle
11 3 (3.53%) Qualys
11 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.53%) Veeam
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