The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 125 112
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.83% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.88% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 23
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £28,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1373 2044 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.24% 94.63% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1589 1474
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Systems 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 Reading region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) Python
3 16 (38.10%) Perl
4 15 (35.71%) Web Services
5 14 (33.33%) Presales
6 13 (30.95%) Windows
7 12 (28.57%) Unix
7 12 (28.57%) VMware
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 11 (26.19%) Apache
8 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
8 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
9 10 (23.81%) Puppet
9 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (23.81%) Open Source
9 10 (23.81%) DevOps
9 10 (23.81%) PHP
9 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 10 (23.81%) Subversion
10 9 (21.43%) LAMP
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (21.43%) MySQL
10 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
11 8 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (19.05%) OpenStack
11 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (19.05%) nginx
11 8 (19.05%) Ruby

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (26.19%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) nginx
2 8 (19.05%) OpenStack
3 7 (16.67%) Drupal
3 7 (16.67%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (14.29%) SaaS
4 5 (11.90%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.76%) Office 365
6 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) IPv6
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
1 6 (14.29%) Wireless
2 5 (11.90%) 802.11
2 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.90%) MPLS
2 5 (11.90%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (11.90%) WLAN
3 3 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) BGP
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) IPv4
5 1 (2.38%) OSPF
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) UMTS
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 10 (23.81%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Military
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) LAMP
3 8 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (16.67%) Sensu
5 5 (11.90%) 802.1X
5 5 (11.90%) JSON
5 5 (11.90%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.38%) Middleware
6 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) Debian
7 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Presales
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 10 (23.81%) DevOps
3 10 (23.81%) Open Source
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Data Management
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Open Source Development
5 6 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.76%) Release Management
9 1 (2.38%) High Availability
9 1 (2.38%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (2.38%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Python
2 16 (38.10%) Perl
3 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
4 10 (23.81%) PHP
5 8 (19.05%) Ruby
6 6 (14.29%) Tcl
7 5 (11.90%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
8 4 (9.52%) SQL
9 3 (7.14%) C
9 3 (7.14%) C++
10 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.38%) Go
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) HIPAA
2 5 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.67%) GlusterFS
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) Varnish
3 6 (14.29%) vSphere
4 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.38%) KVM
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (16.67%) Cacti
3 7 (16.67%) Ganglia
3 7 (16.67%) Nagios
3 7 (16.67%) OpenView
3 7 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (16.67%) WSUS
4 5 (11.90%) Kibana
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (11.90%) SCCM
4 5 (11.90%) WMI
5 3 (7.14%) Ansible
6 2 (4.76%) yum
7 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.38%) Salt
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) VMware
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.67%) BMC
3 7 (16.67%) Splunk
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Qualys
4 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.52%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) Google
8 1 (2.38%) Intel
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) SGI
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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