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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 173 184 178
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 56 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 0.78% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.84% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 40
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +2.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,875 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -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
5469 5505 5127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.10% 93.34% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3846 4029 4257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +15 34 £37,500 -0.66% 2
Slough -13 7 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Bracknell -14 4 £27,500 - 3
Newbury +8 3 £60,000 +54.83%
Maidenhead +5 1 £55,000 -26.66%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (57.14%) Linux
2 37 (35.24%) Windows
3 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 30 (28.57%) VMware
5 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
5 22 (20.95%) Java
6 21 (20.00%) UNIX
7 19 (18.10%) Perl
7 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
8 18 (17.14%) SQL
9 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
9 17 (16.19%) Degree
9 17 (16.19%) .NET
10 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (15.24%) Hyper-V
10 16 (15.24%) HP
11 15 (14.29%) VoIP
12 14 (13.33%) Python
12 14 (13.33%) MySQL
12 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
13 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
13 13 (12.38%) Oracle
13 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
13 13 (12.38%) IIS
14 12 (11.43%) Red Hat
14 12 (11.43%) ITIL
15 11 (10.48%) Cisco
15 11 (10.48%) C++
15 11 (10.48%) Bash Shell
15 11 (10.48%) Telecoms

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (12.38%) IIS
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 5 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.76%) Lync
5 4 (3.81%) CMS
6 3 (2.86%) nginx
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.95%) Drupal
7 1 (0.95%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.95%) WordPress
7 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) SaaS
2 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.29%) VoIP
3 10 (9.52%) WAN
3 10 (9.52%) DNS
3 10 (9.52%) SAN
3 10 (9.52%) Firewall
4 8 (7.62%) DHCP
5 7 (6.67%) VPN
5 7 (6.67%) LAN
5 7 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 6 (5.71%) Ethernet
7 5 (4.76%) HTTP
8 4 (3.81%) SNMP
8 4 (3.81%) ISDN
8 4 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.81%) Wireless
9 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.86%) RTP
9 3 (2.86%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) DB2
4 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.90%) Subversion
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.67%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Automotive
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.90%) Military
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) .NET
2 9 (8.57%) Web Services
3 7 (6.67%) XML
3 7 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (3.81%) J2EE
4 4 (3.81%) Ajax
5 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.95%) CSS
6 1 (0.95%) CGI
6 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.86%) STB
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) CCTV
4 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.95%) Handset
4 1 (0.95%) MPEG
4 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 60 (57.14%) Linux
2 37 (35.24%) Windows
3 21 (20.00%) UNIX
4 10 (9.52%) Solaris
5 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.81%) CentOS
9 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.90%) Debian
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 12 (11.43%) ITIL
3 7 (6.67%) Service Management
4 6 (5.71%) Web Development
4 6 (5.71%) Network Management
5 5 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (4.76%) DevOps
6 4 (3.81%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.81%) Change Management
6 4 (3.81%) ITSM
6 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.86%) Process Management
7 3 (2.86%) Content Management
7 3 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.86%) Operations Management
8 2 (1.90%) Functional Testing
8 2 (1.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) Java
2 19 (18.10%) Perl
2 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
3 18 (17.14%) SQL
4 14 (13.33%) Python
5 11 (10.48%) C++
5 11 (10.48%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.62%) Ruby
6 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.62%) C#
7 5 (4.76%) C
7 5 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) Korn
9 1 (0.95%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) CCNA
2 8 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) MCSE
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.86%) CCVP
4 3 (2.86%) MCTS
4 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) CNE
4 3 (2.86%) Novell Certification
5 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) RHCE
6 1 (0.95%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 6 (5.71%) QA
3 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (15.24%) Hyper-V
2 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.57%) Firmware
4 8 (7.62%) vSphere
5 5 (4.76%) XenApp
6 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.90%) KVM
7 1 (0.95%) NFS
7 1 (0.95%) QEMU
7 1 (0.95%) Varnish
7 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.86%) SCCM
2 3 (2.86%) SCOM
2 3 (2.86%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.86%) SCSM
3 2 (1.90%) cPanel
3 2 (1.90%) Webmin
3 2 (1.90%) Netcool
3 2 (1.90%) Nagios
3 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.90%) Plesk
3 2 (1.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.95%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) VMware
2 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.24%) HP
4 13 (12.38%) Oracle
5 12 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 11 (10.48%) Cisco
7 7 (6.67%) Citrix
8 5 (4.76%) Lotus
8 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (4.76%) F5
9 4 (3.81%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.81%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.86%) Sun
10 3 (2.86%) Egenera
10 3 (2.86%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.86%) Foundry
11 2 (1.90%) Aruba
11 2 (1.90%) McAfee
11 2 (1.90%) Mitel
11 2 (1.90%) Blue Coat
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago