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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 166 150 151
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 44 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.31% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 67
Average salary £51,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.02% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £29,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +0.65%
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
4689 5180 5146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.95% 93.25% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3695 4098
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -13 18 £46,250 - 3
Slough -2 12 £55,000 +83.33%
Newbury - 4 £40,000 -
Maidenhead +8 2 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Windsor +7 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Bracknell +14 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (49.44%) Linux
2 39 (43.82%) Windows
3 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.09%) Cisco
4 25 (28.09%) VMware
5 24 (26.97%) SQL
6 23 (25.84%) Perl
7 22 (24.72%) Firewall
8 21 (23.60%) Python
9 20 (22.47%) Internet
10 19 (21.35%) SAN
11 18 (20.22%) UNIX
11 18 (20.22%) MySQL
11 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (19.10%) Puppet
12 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
13 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
14 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
14 15 (16.85%) Nagios
15 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
15 14 (15.73%) DevOps
16 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (14.61%) Configuration Management
16 13 (14.61%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (13.48%) Apache
17 12 (13.48%) LAN
17 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
17 12 (13.48%) Ruby
17 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (13.48%) Apache
2 10 (11.24%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.11%) Eucalyptus
3 9 (10.11%) Lync
3 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.12%) MTS
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) Simulink
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) SaaS
2 10 (11.24%) PaaS
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) Firewall
2 20 (22.47%) Internet
3 19 (21.35%) SAN
4 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.48%) LAN
6 11 (12.36%) WAN
7 8 (8.99%) VoIP
8 6 (6.74%) 4G
9 5 (5.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.62%) DNS
9 5 (5.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (4.49%) Wireless
10 4 (4.49%) OSPF
10 4 (4.49%) BGP
10 4 (4.49%) VPN
11 3 (3.37%) 3G
11 3 (3.37%) SMTP
11 3 (3.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) MySQL
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.37%) DB2
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Electronics
4 3 (3.37%) Military
5 2 (2.25%) German Language
6 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) LAMP
2 9 (10.11%) Web Services
2 9 (10.11%) Sensu
3 4 (4.49%) .NET
4 3 (3.37%) POSIX
5 1 (1.12%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
1 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) IVR
4 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.12%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 44 (49.44%) Linux
2 39 (43.82%) Windows
3 18 (20.22%) UNIX
4 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.49%) CentOS
8 3 (3.37%) SUSE
8 3 (3.37%) Debian
9 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) DevOps
2 13 (14.61%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.48%) Open Source
4 11 (12.36%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (10.11%) SIEM
6 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.87%) ITIL
6 7 (7.87%) Information Security
7 6 (6.74%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (5.62%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.62%) Data Security
8 5 (5.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.62%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (4.49%) Analytics
9 4 (4.49%) Cyber Security
10 3 (3.37%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (3.37%) Signal Processing
10 3 (3.37%) Service Management
10 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) SQL
2 23 (25.84%) Perl
3 21 (23.60%) Python
4 12 (13.48%) Ruby
5 9 (10.11%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.11%) PHP
6 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.49%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.49%) C++
8 3 (3.37%) Java
9 2 (2.25%) C
9 2 (2.25%) F#
10 1 (1.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.36%) CCNA
3 10 (11.24%) Degree
4 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) CISSP
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.74%) MCSA
6 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.62%) CCNP
7 4 (4.49%) MCP
8 3 (3.37%) MCSE
8 3 (3.37%) PhD
8 3 (3.37%) GCIA
8 3 (3.37%) GCIH
8 3 (3.37%) CEH
8 3 (3.37%) VTSP
9 2 (2.25%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.25%) CCIE
10 1 (1.12%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.62%) vSphere
5 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.49%) XenApp
6 2 (2.25%) iptables
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (19.10%) Puppet
2 15 (16.85%) Nagios
3 10 (11.24%) Cacti
4 9 (10.11%) Ganglia
4 9 (10.11%) OpenView
5 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.62%) Nessus
7 4 (4.49%) Ansible
8 3 (3.37%) SCCM
9 2 (2.25%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.09%) Cisco
2 25 (28.09%) VMware
3 10 (11.24%) Splunk
3 10 (11.24%) Oracle
4 9 (10.11%) Sun
4 9 (10.11%) BMC
5 7 (7.87%) EMC
5 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.62%) McAfee
6 5 (5.62%) LogLogic
7 4 (4.49%) Websense
7 4 (4.49%) Citrix
8 3 (3.37%) HP
8 3 (3.37%) Sybase
8 3 (3.37%) Juniper
9 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.12%) Symantec
10 1 (1.12%) Avaya
10 1 (1.12%) Lotus
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