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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 110 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 1.20% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 25
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
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
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Unix
3 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco
5 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.00%) Perl
7 9 (22.50%) Python
7 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (22.50%) Internet
7 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
7 9 (22.50%) Puppet
7 9 (22.50%) Server Building
7 9 (22.50%) Presales
8 8 (20.00%) CentOS
8 8 (20.00%) OSPF
8 8 (20.00%) Forcepoint
8 8 (20.00%) BGP
8 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) SSL
9 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) Analytics
10 6 (15.00%) Juniper
10 6 (15.00%) LAN
10 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
10 6 (15.00%) Data Analytics
10 6 (15.00%) Data Management
11 5 (12.50%) Debian
11 5 (12.50%) Derivative

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 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) BGP
2 8 (20.00%) OSPF
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) SSL
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
5 5 (12.50%) WAN
6 4 (10.00%) Firewall
6 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 4 (10.00%) IPsec
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) NAS
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) SSH
6 4 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (10.00%) VXLAN
7 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) libvirt
1 1 (2.50%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) CentOS
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (12.50%) Debian
4 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.50%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (22.50%) Presales
2 9 (22.50%) Server Building
3 6 (15.00%) Analytics
3 6 (15.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (15.00%) Data Management
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.50%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
7 2 (5.00%) Product Management
7 2 (5.00%) SIEM
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (25.00%) Perl
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCIE
2 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) CEH
4 2 (5.00%) CISM
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCVP
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) iptables
1 4 (10.00%) NFS
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Snort
4 1 (2.50%) Ceph
4 1 (2.50%) KVM
4 1 (2.50%) QEMU
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.50%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.50%) Ganeti
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 6 (15.00%) Juniper
5 4 (10.00%) CommVault
5 4 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) Intel
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) Qualys
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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