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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 174 151 158
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 53 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.29% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.39% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 48
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -8 32 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Slough +12 9 £30,000 -35.13% 3
Bracknell -2 3 £45,000 -7.21%
Wokingham -2 2 £30,000 -30.23%
Windsor -20 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (49.59%) Linux
2 48 (39.02%) Windows
3 37 (30.08%) VMware
4 30 (24.39%) TCP/IP
5 29 (23.58%) UNIX
6 27 (21.95%) MySQL
7 26 (21.14%) Perl
8 22 (17.89%) Python
9 21 (17.07%) DNS
9 21 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (16.26%) Active Directory
11 19 (15.45%) SQL
12 17 (13.82%) Cisco
12 17 (13.82%) Ruby
12 17 (13.82%) QA
12 17 (13.82%) PowerShell
13 16 (13.01%) Red Hat
14 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (12.20%) VMware ESX
14 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
14 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
14 15 (12.20%) C++
15 14 (11.38%) Java
15 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
16 13 (10.57%) Ethernet
16 13 (10.57%) C
16 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
16 13 (10.57%) Apache
16 13 (10.57%) CentOS
16 13 (10.57%) CCTV

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.57%) Apache
2 11 (8.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.88%) IIS
5 5 (4.07%) Drupal
6 4 (3.25%) nginx
6 4 (3.25%) Eucalyptus
6 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.63%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) CMS
8 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.81%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.32%) SaaS
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.44%) Office 365
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 21 (17.07%) DNS
3 13 (10.57%) Ethernet
4 11 (8.94%) DHCP
5 10 (8.13%) Firewall
6 8 (6.50%) OSPF
6 8 (6.50%) BGP
7 7 (5.69%) SSH
7 7 (5.69%) Wireshark
7 7 (5.69%) Network Security
8 6 (4.88%) SAN
9 5 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.25%) NAS
10 4 (3.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 4 (3.25%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.44%) FWSM
11 3 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.95%) MySQL
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Subversion
1 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.81%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.13%) Finance
3 4 (3.25%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) German Language
5 2 (1.63%) Military
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Avionics
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.76%) Web Services
2 7 (5.69%) XML
2 7 (5.69%) HTML
3 6 (4.88%) .NET
3 6 (4.88%) LAMP
4 4 (3.25%) Ajax
4 4 (3.25%) Sensu
5 2 (1.63%) J2EE
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) CCTV
2 12 (9.76%) Firmware
3 9 (7.32%) STB
4 6 (4.88%) Open Source
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) MPEG
5 1 (0.81%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.59%) Linux
2 48 (39.02%) Windows
3 29 (23.58%) UNIX
4 13 (10.57%) CentOS
5 8 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.69%) Solaris
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) VMS
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.13%) Migration
2 9 (7.32%) ITIL
2 9 (7.32%) Configuration Management
3 7 (5.69%) DevOps
4 6 (4.88%) Service Management
4 6 (4.88%) Web Development
5 5 (4.07%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.25%) Software Testing
6 4 (3.25%) ITSM
7 3 (2.44%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.44%) Data Management
7 3 (2.44%) Content Management
7 3 (2.44%) Network Design
7 3 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.63%) Business Development
8 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.63%) Data Security
8 2 (1.63%) Process Management
8 2 (1.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.14%) Perl
2 22 (17.89%) Python
3 19 (15.45%) SQL
4 17 (13.82%) Ruby
4 17 (13.82%) PowerShell
5 15 (12.20%) C++
6 14 (11.38%) Java
7 13 (10.57%) C
8 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.50%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.88%) PHP
11 4 (3.25%) C#
11 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.32%) CCNA
3 7 (5.69%) Degree
4 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) RHCE
4 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.44%) MCSE
6 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.63%) MCITP
6 2 (1.63%) VCP5
7 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
3 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.26%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.20%) VMware ESX
4 12 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 11 (8.94%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (7.32%) vSphere
7 4 (3.25%) Varnish
7 4 (3.25%) NFS
8 3 (2.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Puppet
2 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.07%) Nagios
4 4 (3.25%) OpenView
4 4 (3.25%) Cacti
4 4 (3.25%) Ganglia
4 4 (3.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.63%) WSUS
6 2 (1.63%) Netcool
7 1 (0.81%) Munin
Vendors
1 37 (30.08%) VMware
2 17 (13.82%) Cisco
3 16 (13.01%) Red Hat
4 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.94%) HP
6 10 (8.13%) Oracle
7 7 (5.69%) Sun
8 6 (4.88%) NetApp
8 6 (4.88%) EMC
8 6 (4.88%) Citrix
9 5 (4.07%) F5
9 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.25%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.25%) Splunk
10 4 (3.25%) Juniper
10 4 (3.25%) BMC
10 4 (3.25%) IBM
11 3 (2.44%) Egenera
11 3 (2.44%) Foundry
12 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
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