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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 176 162 170
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 49 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.18% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.26% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £32,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 September 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 September 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
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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 -1 31 £45,000 - 1
Slough +7 8 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Wokingham -6 2 £30,000 -30.23%
Bracknell -7 2 £45,000 -7.21%
Maidenhead -14 1 - - 3
Windsor -19 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 63 (50.40%) Linux
2 52 (41.60%) Windows
3 43 (34.40%) VMware
4 30 (24.00%) UNIX
4 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 25 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (18.40%) DNS
7 22 (17.60%) Active Directory
7 22 (17.60%) MySQL
8 21 (16.80%) Perl
8 21 (16.80%) Python
8 21 (16.80%) PowerShell
9 19 (15.20%) SQL
9 19 (15.20%) Red Hat
10 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
10 17 (13.60%) Cisco
11 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
11 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
11 16 (12.80%) Hyper-V
11 16 (12.80%) Ruby
12 15 (12.00%) VMware ESX
12 15 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 15 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (11.20%) Java
13 14 (11.20%) C
13 14 (11.20%) C++
13 14 (11.20%) HP
13 14 (11.20%) CentOS
14 13 (10.40%) vSphere
14 13 (10.40%) QA

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.40%) Apache
3 7 (5.60%) IIS
3 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) SaaS
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) Office 365
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (18.40%) DNS
3 13 (10.40%) DHCP
3 13 (10.40%) Ethernet
4 11 (8.80%) Firewall
5 8 (6.40%) OSPF
5 8 (6.40%) BGP
5 8 (6.40%) SSH
6 7 (5.60%) Wireshark
6 7 (5.60%) Network Security
7 6 (4.80%) SAN
8 5 (4.00%) VPN
8 5 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.20%) NAS
9 4 (3.20%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (3.20%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.20%) SNMP
9 4 (3.20%) SSL
10 3 (2.40%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) MySQL
2 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.80%) Subversion
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.60%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.40%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) German Language
5 2 (1.60%) Military
5 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Avionics
6 1 (0.80%) French Language
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) HTML
1 7 (5.60%) Web Services
1 7 (5.60%) XML
2 6 (4.80%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) J2EE
3 4 (3.20%) Ajax
4 1 (0.80%) LAMP
4 1 (0.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Firmware
2 11 (8.80%) CCTV
3 9 (7.20%) STB
4 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.80%) MPEG
7 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.80%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.40%) Linux
2 52 (41.60%) Windows
3 30 (24.00%) UNIX
4 14 (11.20%) CentOS
5 11 (8.80%) Solaris
6 10 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) SUSE
10 1 (0.80%) Debian
10 1 (0.80%) VMS
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.00%) ITIL
1 10 (8.00%) Migration
2 7 (5.60%) Service Management
2 7 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (4.80%) Web Development
4 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.20%) ITSM
5 4 (3.20%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.20%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.40%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.40%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.40%) Software Licensing
6 3 (2.40%) Data Management
6 3 (2.40%) Content Management
6 3 (2.40%) Network Design
7 2 (1.60%) Business Development
7 2 (1.60%) Data Security
7 2 (1.60%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) Perl
1 21 (16.80%) Python
1 21 (16.80%) PowerShell
2 19 (15.20%) SQL
3 16 (12.80%) Ruby
4 14 (11.20%) C
4 14 (11.20%) C++
4 14 (11.20%) Java
5 11 (8.80%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.20%) C#
8 3 (2.40%) VB
9 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.80%) Korn
10 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.20%) CCNA
3 8 (6.40%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.00%) RHCE
4 5 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.40%) MCSE
6 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.60%) MCITP
6 2 (1.60%) VCP5
7 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.80%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.60%) Active Directory
3 16 (12.80%) Hyper-V
4 15 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 13 (10.40%) vSphere
6 11 (8.80%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.00%) NFS
8 4 (3.20%) KVM
9 1 (0.80%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Puppet
2 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.60%) WSUS
4 2 (1.60%) Netcool
4 2 (1.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.80%) Munin
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) VMware
2 19 (15.20%) Red Hat
3 17 (13.60%) Cisco
3 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.20%) HP
5 12 (9.60%) Oracle
6 8 (6.40%) Citrix
7 7 (5.60%) EMC
7 7 (5.60%) Sun
8 6 (4.80%) NetApp
9 5 (4.00%) F5
9 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.20%) Juniper
10 4 (3.20%) Business Objects
10 4 (3.20%) IBM
11 3 (2.40%) Foundry
11 3 (2.40%) Egenera
12 2 (1.60%) SAP
12 2 (1.60%) Dell
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