The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 197 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.040% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.042% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 11
Median salary £51,000 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
Systems Support 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
4343 4812 5588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.19% 95.95% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 3726 3851
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor - 10 £53,250 -
Reading +7 3 £45,000 +87.50%
Systems Support Engineer
South East

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Systems Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (87.88%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 20 (60.61%) Firmware
4 20 (60.61%) Virtual Environments
5 19 (57.58%) Python
6 17 (51.52%) DNS
7 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
7 16 (48.48%) LDAP
8 15 (45.45%) vSphere
8 15 (45.45%) CentOS
8 15 (45.45%) Ubuntu
8 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
9 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
9 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
10 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
11 12 (36.36%) Windows
12 11 (33.33%) DHCP
12 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
13 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (18.18%) ZABBIX
15 6 (18.18%) Cacti
15 6 (18.18%) Ganglia
15 6 (18.18%) qmail
15 6 (18.18%) nginx
15 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (18.18%) Squid

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) Apache
1 6 (18.18%) JBoss
1 6 (18.18%) nginx
1 6 (18.18%) OpenStack
1 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
2 16 (48.48%) LDAP
3 11 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (18.18%) HTTP
4 6 (18.18%) SMTP
4 6 (18.18%) SSL
5 5 (15.15%) SAN
6 4 (12.12%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.03%) Telepresence
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) LAMP
1 6 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
1 6 (18.18%) MCollective
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) CentOS
2 15 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (9.09%) Unix
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) High Availability
2 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Python
2 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
3 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (60.61%) Firmware
3 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
4 15 (45.45%) vSphere
5 6 (18.18%) qmail
5 6 (18.18%) Squid
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Cacti
1 6 (18.18%) collectd
1 6 (18.18%) Ganglia
1 6 (18.18%) Graphite
1 6 (18.18%) logstash
1 6 (18.18%) Nagios
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
1 6 (18.18%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.03%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Splunk
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.03%) arcserve
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam