The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 119 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.07% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.16% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
2346 2249 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 92.90% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1751 1556
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 20 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) VMware
3 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
4 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (27.42%) Python
5 16 (25.81%) Ruby
6 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
7 14 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 13 (20.97%) SQL
8 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
9 12 (19.35%) C++
9 12 (19.35%) UNIX
9 12 (19.35%) Firmware
10 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
10 11 (17.74%) Solaris
10 11 (17.74%) C
10 11 (17.74%) Perl
10 11 (17.74%) Cisco
10 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
10 11 (17.74%) vSphere
11 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
12 9 (14.52%) Ethernet
12 9 (14.52%) STB
12 9 (14.52%) QA
13 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.29%) Java
14 7 (11.29%) MySQL
14 7 (11.29%) HP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.52%) Ethernet
3 7 (11.29%) Wireshark
4 5 (8.06%) DNS
5 4 (6.45%) Network Security
5 4 (6.45%) OSPF
5 4 (6.45%) BGP
5 4 (6.45%) SSH
5 4 (6.45%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall
6 3 (4.84%) FWSM
6 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.84%) tcpdump
6 3 (4.84%) snoop
6 3 (4.84%) SNMP
7 2 (3.23%) VPN
7 2 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
1 5 (8.06%) XML
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) Ajax
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) STB
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.61%) MPEG
4 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 21 (33.87%) Windows
3 12 (19.35%) UNIX
4 11 (17.74%) Solaris
5 6 (9.68%) CentOS
5 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) Debian
8 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.45%) ITIL
1 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
1 4 (6.45%) Web Development
1 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
2 3 (4.84%) Network Design
2 3 (4.84%) Service Management
2 3 (4.84%) Process Management
3 2 (3.23%) ITSM
3 2 (3.23%) CRM
3 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.23%) Migration
3 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.23%) Data Management
4 1 (1.61%) Content Management
4 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.61%) Requirements Management
4 1 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (1.61%) DRM
4 1 (1.61%) Data Security
4 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 17 (27.42%) Python
3 16 (25.81%) Ruby
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 12 (19.35%) C++
6 11 (17.74%) C
6 11 (17.74%) Perl
7 7 (11.29%) Java
8 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) C#
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) RHCE
2 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
3 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
3 12 (19.35%) Firmware
4 11 (17.74%) vSphere
5 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.23%) NFS
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.61%) QEMU
7 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) VMware
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 7 (11.29%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) Citrix
6 4 (6.45%) Juniper
7 3 (4.84%) Sun
7 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.84%) Egenera
7 3 (4.84%) Foundry
7 3 (4.84%) F5
8 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.23%) Lotus
8 2 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.61%) Altiris
9 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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