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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 108 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 33 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 1.15% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.25% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 18
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
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
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
3 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
4 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
5 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 13 (23.64%) Perl
7 12 (21.82%) IIS
7 12 (21.82%) VoIP
8 11 (20.00%) HP
8 11 (20.00%) Java
8 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (18.18%) Firewall
9 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 10 (18.18%) .NET
9 10 (18.18%) Python
9 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
10 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.55%) Web Services
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco
11 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
12 7 (12.73%) WAN
12 7 (12.73%) LAN
12 7 (12.73%) HTTP
12 7 (12.73%) Solaris
12 7 (12.73%) Oracle

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (21.82%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Lync
4 2 (3.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) SaaS
2 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) PaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.82%) VoIP
3 10 (18.18%) Firewall
4 7 (12.73%) WAN
4 7 (12.73%) LAN
4 7 (12.73%) HTTP
5 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 5 (9.09%) VPN
5 5 (9.09%) SMTP
5 5 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 4 (7.27%) DNS
6 4 (7.27%) Wireless
7 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.45%) DHCP
7 3 (5.45%) tcpdump
7 3 (5.45%) snoop
7 3 (5.45%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (5.45%) FWSM
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.09%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.27%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (5.45%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Smart Meter
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.82%) Handset
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Solaris
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.91%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.09%) Network Management
3 5 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (7.27%) DevOps
4 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) Web Development
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.64%) CRM
6 2 (3.64%) Process Management
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
1 17 (30.91%) PowerShell
2 13 (23.64%) Perl
3 11 (20.00%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.09%) Ruby
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Korn
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Firmware
4 5 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (7.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) NFS
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) KVM
6 1 (1.82%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) VMware
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) HP
4 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle
6 6 (10.91%) Citrix
7 5 (9.09%) F5
8 3 (5.45%) Sun
8 3 (5.45%) Foundry
8 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.45%) Egenera
9 2 (3.64%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.64%) Aruba
9 2 (3.64%) Juniper
9 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.64%) Mitel
9 2 (3.64%) McAfee
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