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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 107 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.10% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.16% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 27
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +4.54%
Systems Engineer
Berkshire

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
1563 2328 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.21% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1867 1598
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 30 (50.00%) Python
3 25 (41.67%) Perl
4 22 (36.67%) Unix
5 21 (35.00%) Web Services
6 20 (33.33%) Presales
7 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 16 (26.67%) VMware
8 15 (25.00%) Subversion
8 15 (25.00%) Finance
8 15 (25.00%) Windows
8 15 (25.00%) DevOps
9 14 (23.33%) Puppet
9 14 (23.33%) Open Source
9 14 (23.33%) Apache
9 14 (23.33%) PHP
9 14 (23.33%) Red Hat
10 13 (21.67%) MySQL
10 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (21.67%) Data Management
10 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
10 13 (21.67%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (20.00%) nginx
11 12 (20.00%) Analytics
11 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 12 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (20.00%) Ruby
11 12 (20.00%) LAMP

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 14 (23.33%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) nginx
3 11 (18.33%) Drupal
3 11 (18.33%) Eucalyptus
4 7 (11.67%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.33%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (15.00%) SaaS
4 8 (13.33%) OpenShift
5 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.67%) Office 365
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) IPv6
2 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 4 (6.67%) Wireless
3 3 (5.00%) 802.11
3 3 (5.00%) BGP
3 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (5.00%) MPLS
3 3 (5.00%) NAS
3 3 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (5.00%) WLAN
4 2 (3.33%) InfiniBand
4 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.33%) OSPF
4 2 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) UMTS
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Subversion
2 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Military
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Web Services
2 12 (20.00%) LAMP
2 12 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (18.33%) Sensu
4 8 (13.33%) JSON
4 8 (13.33%) SOAP
5 3 (5.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware
7 1 (1.67%) .NET
7 1 (1.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 22 (36.67%) Unix
3 15 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Debian
6 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Presales
2 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 15 (25.00%) DevOps
4 14 (23.33%) Open Source
5 13 (21.67%) Data Management
6 12 (20.00%) Analytics
7 11 (18.33%) Data Analytics
7 11 (18.33%) Open Source Development
8 10 (16.67%) ITIL
9 9 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (6.67%) Scrum
11 4 (6.67%) TDD
12 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.00%) BDD
12 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (5.00%) Release Management
13 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
13 2 (3.33%) Project Management
13 2 (3.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Python
2 25 (41.67%) Perl
3 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 14 (23.33%) PHP
5 12 (20.00%) Ruby
6 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.33%) Java
8 4 (6.67%) C
8 4 (6.67%) C++
8 4 (6.67%) Tcl
9 3 (5.00%) SQL
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.67%) Go
10 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.00%) PhD
3 2 (3.33%) CCNA
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
2 8 (13.33%) HIPAA
2 8 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.33%) GlusterFS
2 11 (18.33%) Varnish
3 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.00%) vSphere
4 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) KVM
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Puppet
2 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.33%) Cacti
3 11 (18.33%) Ganglia
3 11 (18.33%) Nagios
3 11 (18.33%) OpenView
3 11 (18.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (16.67%) WSUS
5 8 (13.33%) Kibana
5 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (13.33%) SCCM
5 8 (13.33%) WMI
6 3 (5.00%) yum
7 2 (3.33%) Ansible
8 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.67%) Salt
8 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) VMware
2 14 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (18.33%) BMC
3 11 (18.33%) Splunk
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco
4 8 (13.33%) Qualys
4 8 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 5 (8.33%) HP
6 4 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (5.00%) IBM
7 3 (5.00%) Intel Security
7 3 (5.00%) Sophos
7 3 (5.00%) Symantec
8 2 (3.33%) EMC
8 2 (3.33%) Intel
8 2 (3.33%) SGI
8 2 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.67%) Juniper
9 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
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