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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 148 177 178
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 73 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.34% 0.86% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.92% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -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
5151 5131 4805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.24% 93.72% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 3797 4017
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
(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 +18 35 £37,500 -14.77% 4
Slough +5 10 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Bracknell -6 9 £27,500 - 2
Newbury 0 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Maidenhead +7 2 £48,750 -32.75% 2
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 58 (53.21%) Linux
2 43 (39.45%) Windows
3 40 (36.70%) TCP/IP
4 29 (26.61%) VMware
5 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
6 25 (22.94%) UNIX
7 23 (21.10%) Degree
8 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
9 20 (18.35%) Java
10 19 (17.43%) SQL
11 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
11 18 (16.51%) PowerShell
12 17 (15.60%) IIS
13 16 (14.68%) Perl
13 16 (14.68%) VoIP
14 15 (13.76%) .NET
14 15 (13.76%) Oracle
14 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
14 15 (13.76%) HP
14 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (12.84%) Hyper-V
15 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
16 13 (11.93%) Python
16 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
17 12 (11.01%) SAN
17 12 (11.01%) Cisco
18 11 (10.09%) SLA
18 11 (10.09%) Firewall
18 11 (10.09%) WAN
18 11 (10.09%) MySQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (15.60%) IIS
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
3 6 (5.50%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.50%) Lync
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.67%) CMS
6 3 (2.75%) nginx
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.83%) Drupal
7 2 (1.83%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.83%) WordPress
8 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) assyst
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) SaaS
2 4 (3.67%) PaaS
3 3 (2.75%) Office 365
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.70%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.68%) VoIP
3 12 (11.01%) SAN
4 11 (10.09%) Firewall
4 11 (10.09%) WAN
5 9 (8.26%) VPN
5 9 (8.26%) DNS
6 8 (7.34%) DHCP
7 7 (6.42%) HTTP
7 7 (6.42%) LAN
7 7 (6.42%) Wireshark
8 6 (5.50%) Ethernet
8 6 (5.50%) Wireless
8 6 (5.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 5 (4.59%) ISDN
9 5 (4.59%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.59%) SMTP
10 4 (3.67%) SNMP
10 4 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (3.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) MySQL
3 6 (5.50%) DB2
4 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.83%) Subversion
1 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.92%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Automotive
4 3 (2.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Military
5 1 (0.92%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) .NET
2 9 (8.26%) Web Services
3 4 (3.67%) XML
3 4 (3.67%) J2EE
3 4 (3.67%) HTML
4 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.75%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.92%) Ajax
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) POSIX
5 1 (0.92%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.75%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Handset
6 1 (0.92%) MPEG
6 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 58 (53.21%) Linux
2 43 (39.45%) Windows
3 25 (22.94%) UNIX
4 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.34%) Solaris
7 6 (5.50%) zOS
7 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.50%) CentOS
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.75%) Debian
9 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
2 9 (8.26%) ITIL
2 9 (8.26%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (6.42%) Network Management
3 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (4.59%) Operations Management
5 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (3.67%) Service Management
6 4 (3.67%) Change Management
6 4 (3.67%) DevOps
7 3 (2.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.75%) Web Development
8 2 (1.83%) Software Testing
8 2 (1.83%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (1.83%) Functional Testing
8 2 (1.83%) Regression Testing
8 2 (1.83%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.35%) Java
2 19 (17.43%) SQL
3 18 (16.51%) PowerShell
4 16 (14.68%) Perl
5 13 (11.93%) Python
6 11 (10.09%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.42%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) Ruby
8 6 (5.50%) JCL
8 6 (5.50%) C#
9 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.59%) PHP
10 3 (2.75%) C
11 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) Korn
12 1 (0.92%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) CCNA
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.59%) MCSE
5 4 (3.67%) CNE
5 4 (3.67%) Novell Certification
5 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) CCVP
5 4 (3.67%) MCTS
6 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) RHCE
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) SLA
2 6 (5.50%) QA
3 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.50%) Firmware
4 6 (5.50%) vSphere
5 5 (4.59%) XenApp
6 2 (1.83%) KVM
7 1 (0.92%) NFS
7 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.92%) Varnish
7 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.92%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.75%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) SCOM
2 3 (2.75%) Nagios
2 3 (2.75%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.75%) SCSM
2 3 (2.75%) cPanel
2 3 (2.75%) Webmin
2 3 (2.75%) Plesk
3 2 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.83%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (1.83%) Netcool
4 1 (0.92%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) VMware
2 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle
3 15 (13.76%) HP
4 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
5 12 (11.01%) Cisco
6 7 (6.42%) Citrix
7 6 (5.50%) Lotus
8 5 (4.59%) F5
8 5 (4.59%) IBM
9 4 (3.67%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.75%) Sun
10 3 (2.75%) Foundry
10 3 (2.75%) Egenera
10 3 (2.75%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.83%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.83%) Aruba
11 2 (1.83%) McAfee
11 2 (1.83%) Mitel
11 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 12 days ago