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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 181 193 173
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 48 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.78% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.84% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 47
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,875 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,600 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
5519 5628 5073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.65% 93.21% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 4216 4184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +17 31 £37,500 +10.29% 8
Slough -8 8 £38,500 -14.44% 4
Newbury +8 3 £60,000 +54.83%
Maidenhead +1 2 £55,000 -9.09%
Bracknell - 2 £32,500 - 2
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 61 (61.00%) Linux
2 32 (32.00%) VMware
3 31 (31.00%) Windows
4 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (21.00%) PowerShell
6 20 (20.00%) Python
7 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (18.00%) UNIX
8 18 (18.00%) Java
8 18 (18.00%) Perl
9 17 (17.00%) SQL
10 16 (16.00%) Hyper-V
11 14 (14.00%) MySQL
11 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
12 13 (13.00%) Ruby
13 12 (12.00%) Firmware
13 12 (12.00%) HP
13 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 12 (12.00%) ITIL
14 11 (11.00%) Solaris
14 11 (11.00%) .NET
14 11 (11.00%) C++
14 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
14 11 (11.00%) Telecoms
15 10 (10.00%) vSphere
15 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
15 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
15 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 10 (10.00%) Oracle

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) IIS
3 8 (8.00%) Apache
4 4 (4.00%) CMS
5 3 (3.00%) nginx
6 2 (2.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.00%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) Drupal
7 1 (1.00%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.00%) WordPress
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.00%) DNS
2 8 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (8.00%) VoIP
2 8 (8.00%) Firewall
3 7 (7.00%) SAN
3 7 (7.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (6.00%) WAN
4 6 (6.00%) VPN
5 5 (5.00%) LAN
5 5 (5.00%) Network Security
6 4 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (4.00%) DHCP
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.00%) SNMP
7 3 (3.00%) SSL
7 3 (3.00%) Wireless
7 3 (3.00%) NAS
7 3 (3.00%) tcpdump
7 3 (3.00%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) MySQL
2 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.00%) DB2
4 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Subversion
1 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (11.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Electronics
3 3 (3.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.00%) Military
4 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) HTML
2 7 (7.00%) Web Services
2 7 (7.00%) XML
3 4 (4.00%) J2EE
3 4 (4.00%) Ajax
4 3 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.00%) CSS
5 1 (1.00%) CGI
5 1 (1.00%) LAMP
5 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) STB
1 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) CCTV
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.00%) Handset
4 1 (1.00%) MPEG
4 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (61.00%) Linux
2 31 (31.00%) Windows
3 18 (18.00%) UNIX
4 11 (11.00%) Solaris
5 8 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.00%) CentOS
7 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Debian
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.00%) SUSE
9 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.00%) Service Management
4 6 (6.00%) Web Development
5 4 (4.00%) Network Management
5 4 (4.00%) Change Management
5 4 (4.00%) ITSM
6 3 (3.00%) Process Management
6 3 (3.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.00%) Data Management
6 3 (3.00%) Content Management
6 3 (3.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (3.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.00%) DevOps
7 2 (2.00%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (20.00%) Python
3 18 (18.00%) Java
3 18 (18.00%) Perl
4 17 (17.00%) SQL
5 13 (13.00%) Ruby
6 11 (11.00%) C++
7 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.00%) C
9 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.00%) C#
11 4 (4.00%) PHP
12 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.00%) Korn
13 1 (1.00%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) CCNA
3 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) RHCE
6 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
3 4 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.00%) Firmware
4 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (10.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.00%) XenApp
6 2 (2.00%) NFS
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.00%) KVM
7 1 (1.00%) QEMU
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.00%) Nagios
2 3 (3.00%) SCOM
2 3 (3.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (3.00%) SCSM
3 2 (2.00%) Plesk
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) Netcool
4 1 (1.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) Munin
4 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (32.00%) VMware
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.00%) HP
5 10 (10.00%) Oracle
6 8 (8.00%) Cisco
6 8 (8.00%) Citrix
7 5 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.00%) F5
8 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.00%) Juniper
8 4 (4.00%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.00%) Sun
9 3 (3.00%) EMC
9 3 (3.00%) Egenera
9 3 (3.00%) Foundry
9 3 (3.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.00%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.00%) Aruba
10 2 (2.00%) Mitel
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