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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 186 163 165
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 45 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.11% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.19% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 46
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
5125 5364 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.13% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3886 4006
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 -2 30 £44,500 +1.13% 6
Bracknell +9 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Slough +3 4 £53,750 +79.16% 1
Maidenhead -7 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Newbury +10 2 £38,000 +26.66%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 55 (46.61%) Linux
2 49 (41.53%) Windows
3 43 (36.44%) TCP/IP
4 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.58%) SQL Server
5 27 (22.88%) SQL
6 26 (22.03%) Degree
7 25 (21.19%) SAN
8 24 (20.34%) UNIX
8 24 (20.34%) VMware
9 22 (18.64%) VoIP
10 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
11 19 (16.10%) Firewall
11 19 (16.10%) Cisco
12 18 (15.25%) Perl
13 17 (14.41%) MySQL
13 17 (14.41%) Oracle
13 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
13 17 (14.41%) SaaS
14 15 (12.71%) Web Services
15 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
15 14 (11.86%) IIS
15 14 (11.86%) WAN
15 14 (11.86%) Bash Shell
16 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
16 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
16 13 (11.02%) Hyper-V
16 13 (11.02%) .NET
16 13 (11.02%) Python
16 13 (11.02%) Cisco Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (11.86%) IIS
2 12 (10.17%) Lync
3 10 (8.47%) Apache
3 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.08%) Eucalyptus
5 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.39%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.69%) Drupal
6 2 (1.69%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.69%) WordPress
6 2 (1.69%) nginx
6 2 (1.69%) CMS
6 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) SaaS
2 11 (9.32%) PaaS
3 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.93%) Office 365
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.44%) TCP/IP
2 25 (21.19%) SAN
3 22 (18.64%) VoIP
4 19 (16.10%) Firewall
5 14 (11.86%) WAN
6 11 (9.32%) LAN
7 8 (6.78%) DNS
7 8 (6.78%) DHCP
7 8 (6.78%) HTTP
7 8 (6.78%) Wireless
8 7 (5.93%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 7 (5.93%) Ethernet
8 7 (5.93%) VPN
9 6 (5.08%) Internet
10 5 (4.24%) HTTPS
10 5 (4.24%) SMTP
10 5 (4.24%) LTE
10 5 (4.24%) ISDN
10 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) MySQL
3 9 (7.63%) DB2
4 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) GNU Toolchain
2 3 (2.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.24%) Electronics
3 4 (3.39%) Finance
3 4 (3.39%) Automotive
4 3 (2.54%) German Language
5 2 (1.69%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) Web Services
2 13 (11.02%) .NET
3 7 (5.93%) LAMP
4 6 (5.08%) Sensu
5 4 (3.39%) POSIX
6 3 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Open Source
2 6 (5.08%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.69%) IVR
6 2 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 55 (46.61%) Linux
2 49 (41.53%) Windows
3 24 (20.34%) UNIX
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.08%) zOS
5 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.39%) Debian
6 4 (3.39%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (3.39%) CentOS
7 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.17%) DevOps
2 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.63%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (5.93%) Network Management
4 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.08%) ITIL
6 5 (4.24%) Operations Management
6 5 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.39%) B2B
7 4 (3.39%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (2.54%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.54%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.54%) Change Management
8 3 (2.54%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (1.69%) Software Testing
9 2 (1.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.88%) SQL
2 18 (15.25%) Perl
3 14 (11.86%) Bash Shell
4 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
4 13 (11.02%) Python
5 11 (9.32%) Java
6 8 (6.78%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) PHP
7 6 (5.08%) JCL
8 5 (4.24%) C#
8 5 (4.24%) Ruby
9 4 (3.39%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.54%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Degree
2 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.02%) CCNA
2 13 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.93%) MCSE
6 5 (4.24%) CCNP
7 4 (3.39%) MCSA
7 4 (3.39%) CNE
7 4 (3.39%) Novell Certification
7 4 (3.39%) CCVP
7 4 (3.39%) MCTS
8 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.69%) PhD
9 2 (1.69%) MCP
10 1 (0.85%) RHCE
10 1 (0.85%) MCDST
10 1 (0.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.02%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.24%) XenApp
5 3 (2.54%) Firmware
6 2 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) KVM
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Nagios
2 7 (5.93%) Cacti
3 6 (5.08%) Ganglia
3 6 (5.08%) OpenView
3 6 (5.08%) SCCM
3 6 (5.08%) Puppet
4 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.54%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.54%) SCSM
5 3 (2.54%) cPanel
5 3 (2.54%) Webmin
5 3 (2.54%) SCOM
5 3 (2.54%) Plesk
6 2 (1.69%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.69%) Iperf
6 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.85%) Ansible
7 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.34%) VMware
3 19 (16.10%) Cisco
4 17 (14.41%) Oracle
5 10 (8.47%) HP
6 8 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.08%) BMC
7 6 (5.08%) Sun
7 6 (5.08%) Splunk
8 5 (4.24%) IBM
8 5 (4.24%) Citrix
9 4 (3.39%) Lotus
9 4 (3.39%) Sybase
10 3 (2.54%) EMC
11 2 (1.69%) McAfee
11 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.69%) Juniper
11 2 (1.69%) F5
11 2 (1.69%) Mitel
11 2 (1.69%) Blue Coat
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