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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 169 146 158
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 48 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 1.23% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.33% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 50
Average salary £45,750 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.24% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £30,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
4755 5118 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.18% 92.77% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3561 3710 3908
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -9 30 £44,000 - 6
Slough 0 8 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Maidenhead -2 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Newbury - 3 £40,000 - 2
Bracknell +12 2 £52,500 +90.90%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 45 (41.28%) Linux
3 36 (33.03%) TCP/IP
4 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
5 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
6 25 (22.94%) Degree
7 24 (22.02%) Active Directory
7 24 (22.02%) SAN
8 23 (21.10%) UNIX
9 21 (19.27%) SQL
10 20 (18.35%) Cisco
11 18 (16.51%) VMware
11 18 (16.51%) SaaS
12 17 (15.60%) VoIP
12 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
13 16 (14.68%) MySQL
13 16 (14.68%) Telecoms
13 16 (14.68%) Firewall
14 15 (13.76%) Web Services
15 13 (11.93%) CCNA
15 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (11.93%) Perl
15 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
15 13 (11.93%) PaaS
15 13 (11.93%) Lync
15 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (11.93%) DevOps
16 12 (11.01%) Oracle
17 11 (10.09%) Apache
17 11 (10.09%) WAN

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
1 13 (11.93%) Lync
2 11 (10.09%) Apache
3 9 (8.26%) IIS
4 8 (7.34%) Eucalyptus
5 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.59%) IBM Notes
6 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.92%) Drupal
9 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.92%) WordPress
9 1 (0.92%) nginx
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.92%) MTS
9 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) Simulink
3 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) SaaS
2 13 (11.93%) PaaS
3 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.42%) Office 365
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.03%) TCP/IP
2 24 (22.02%) SAN
3 17 (15.60%) VoIP
4 16 (14.68%) Firewall
5 11 (10.09%) WAN
6 9 (8.26%) Internet
7 8 (7.34%) LAN
7 8 (7.34%) DNS
8 7 (6.42%) DHCP
8 7 (6.42%) Wireless
9 6 (5.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 6 (5.50%) Ethernet
9 6 (5.50%) HTTP
10 5 (4.59%) VPN
10 5 (4.59%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (4.59%) LTE
10 5 (4.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.67%) 4G
11 4 (3.67%) RTP
11 4 (3.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.68%) MySQL
3 4 (3.67%) DB2
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) GNU Toolchain
2 3 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.92%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (14.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.75%) Military
2 3 (2.75%) Electronics
3 2 (1.83%) German Language
3 2 (1.83%) Finance
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
4 1 (0.92%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) Web Services
2 9 (8.26%) LAMP
3 8 (7.34%) .NET
3 8 (7.34%) Sensu
4 4 (3.67%) POSIX
5 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) IVR
7 1 (0.92%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 45 (41.28%) Linux
3 23 (21.10%) UNIX
4 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.50%) zOS
8 5 (4.59%) CentOS
9 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.67%) Debian
10 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.93%) DevOps
2 11 (10.09%) Open Source
3 9 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.42%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.59%) ITIL
6 5 (4.59%) SIEM
6 5 (4.59%) Cyber Security
7 4 (3.67%) Patch Management
7 4 (3.67%) Analytics
7 4 (3.67%) Network Management
7 4 (3.67%) Operations Management
7 4 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.75%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (2.75%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) Perl
3 10 (9.17%) Python
4 9 (8.26%) C++
4 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
4 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.50%) PHP
5 6 (5.50%) Ruby
5 6 (5.50%) Java
5 6 (5.50%) JCL
6 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.67%) C#
7 3 (2.75%) C
8 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) CCNA
2 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.42%) MCSE
6 6 (5.50%) MCSA
7 5 (4.59%) CCNP
8 4 (3.67%) CNE
8 4 (3.67%) Novell Certification
8 4 (3.67%) CISSP
8 4 (3.67%) CCVP
8 4 (3.67%) MCTS
9 3 (2.75%) VTSP
9 3 (2.75%) GCIA
9 3 (2.75%) GCIH
9 3 (2.75%) CEH
9 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (22.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.83%) XenApp
4 1 (0.92%) vSphere
4 1 (0.92%) KVM
4 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Nagios
2 9 (8.26%) Cacti
2 9 (8.26%) Puppet
3 8 (7.34%) Ganglia
3 8 (7.34%) OpenView
4 5 (4.59%) SCCM
5 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.83%) Plesk
6 2 (1.83%) cPanel
6 2 (1.83%) Webmin
7 1 (0.92%) Iperf
7 1 (0.92%) Nessus
7 1 (0.92%) SCOM
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.92%) SCSM
7 1 (0.92%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) Cisco
3 18 (16.51%) VMware
4 12 (11.01%) Oracle
5 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.34%) BMC
6 8 (7.34%) Sun
6 8 (7.34%) HP
6 8 (7.34%) Splunk
7 6 (5.50%) IBM
8 5 (4.59%) Lotus
8 5 (4.59%) EMC
9 3 (2.75%) Sybase
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix
10 2 (1.83%) Websense
11 1 (0.92%) LogLogic
11 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.92%) Juniper
11 1 (0.92%) Symantec
11 1 (0.92%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: £25-28k + benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago