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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 163 190 160
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 54 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.81% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.85% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 56
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £55,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
4638 5272 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.18% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3803 3877 3934
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +12 24 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Windsor - 10 £60,000 -
Slough -3 2 £37,750 -29.76% 1
Wokingham - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead +5 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Newbury -2 1 £30,500 -19.73%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 72 (70.59%) Linux
2 52 (50.98%) Cisco
2 52 (50.98%) VMware
3 45 (44.12%) Red Hat
4 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (38.24%) CentOS
5 34 (33.33%) vSphere
6 33 (32.35%) EMC
6 33 (32.35%) Perl
7 32 (31.37%) ITIL
7 32 (31.37%) CCNP
8 31 (30.39%) Puppet
9 30 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (28.43%) CCNA
10 29 (28.43%) Python
10 29 (28.43%) Windows
11 28 (27.45%) EMC VNX
11 28 (27.45%) Service Management
11 28 (27.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 27 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
14 25 (24.51%) Unix
15 21 (20.59%) DNS
15 21 (20.59%) RHCE
15 21 (20.59%) Firewall
15 21 (20.59%) Nagios
16 20 (19.61%) Finance
17 19 (18.63%) Sonatype Nexus
17 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
17 19 (18.63%) Microsoft

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.96%) CMS
5 2 (1.96%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
1 3 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.96%) IaaS
2 2 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (20.59%) DNS
2 21 (20.59%) Firewall
3 14 (13.73%) Internet
3 14 (13.73%) WAN
4 13 (12.75%) LAN
4 13 (12.75%) MPLS
5 12 (11.76%) Network Security
5 12 (11.76%) SSL
6 11 (10.78%) SAN
7 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
7 10 (9.80%) VPN
8 8 (7.84%) BGP
8 8 (7.84%) DHCP
8 8 (7.84%) NAS
8 8 (7.84%) OSPF
9 6 (5.88%) VoIP
10 5 (4.90%) FTP
11 4 (3.92%) IPsec
11 4 (3.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Games
2 4 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) libvirt
1 1 (0.98%) Middleware
1 1 (0.98%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.45%) EMC VNX
2 14 (13.73%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.78%) NHS
4 5 (4.90%) Derivative
5 4 (3.92%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.96%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 72 (70.59%) Linux
2 39 (38.24%) CentOS
3 29 (28.43%) Windows
4 25 (24.51%) Unix
5 17 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.86%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.90%) Debian
8 5 (4.90%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.96%) SUSE
9 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.98%) AIX
10 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.98%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ITIL
2 28 (27.45%) Service Management
3 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 9 (8.82%) Data Management
5 9 (8.82%) Presales
5 9 (8.82%) Server Building
6 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.86%) Migration
7 6 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.90%) Analytics
8 5 (4.90%) Data Analytics
8 5 (4.90%) Information Security
9 4 (3.92%) DevOps
9 4 (3.92%) High Availability
9 4 (3.92%) Open Source
9 4 (3.92%) Project Management
9 4 (3.92%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.94%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.94%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) Perl
2 29 (28.43%) Python
3 17 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.84%) SQL
6 6 (5.88%) Ruby
6 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.96%) Java
8 1 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (31.37%) CCNP
3 29 (28.43%) CCNA
4 28 (27.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (20.59%) RHCE
6 19 (18.63%) RHCSA
7 6 (5.88%) CCVP
8 4 (3.92%) CCIE
8 4 (3.92%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.94%) CEH
9 3 (2.94%) Degree
10 2 (1.96%) CISM
10 2 (1.96%) CISSP
10 2 (1.96%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.98%) MCSE
11 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (33.33%) vSphere
2 27 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
4 12 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.88%) Firmware
6 4 (3.92%) iptables
6 4 (3.92%) NFS
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.96%) Snort
8 1 (0.98%) Ceph
8 1 (0.98%) KVM
8 1 (0.98%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 31 (30.39%) Puppet
2 26 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (20.59%) Nagios
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (4.90%) SCCM
6 4 (3.92%) WSUS
7 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.98%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.98%) Ganeti
8 1 (0.98%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.98%) SCOM
8 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (50.98%) Cisco
1 52 (50.98%) VMware
2 45 (44.12%) Red Hat
3 33 (32.35%) EMC
4 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.84%) Forcepoint
6 7 (6.86%) CommVault
7 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.88%) Juniper
8 5 (4.90%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (3.92%) Citrix
9 4 (3.92%) HP
9 4 (3.92%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.92%) NetApp
9 4 (3.92%) Veeam
9 4 (3.92%) Veritas
10 2 (1.96%) Avaya
10 2 (1.96%) Dell
10 2 (1.96%) Intel
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle
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Westbourne Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum Health, Pension, stock
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Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago