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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 119 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 31 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.17% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.26% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 20
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
2312 2309 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.52% 92.88% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1714 1642
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 17 April 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
4 19 (29.23%) Firewall
5 18 (27.69%) VMware
5 18 (27.69%) VoIP
6 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
7 16 (24.62%) SAN
7 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
8 15 (23.08%) SaaS
9 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
10 13 (20.00%) Cisco
10 13 (20.00%) Web Services
10 13 (20.00%) MySQL
11 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
11 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
11 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
12 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
12 11 (16.92%) DevOps
12 11 (16.92%) Perl
12 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
13 10 (15.38%) .NET
13 10 (15.38%) PaaS
13 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
13 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
14 9 (13.85%) IIS
14 9 (13.85%) LAN
14 9 (13.85%) CCNA
14 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (13.85%) IIS
2 8 (12.31%) Lync
3 6 (9.23%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.69%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) SaaS
2 10 (15.38%) PaaS
3 7 (10.77%) Office 365
3 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
1 19 (29.23%) Firewall
2 18 (27.69%) VoIP
3 16 (24.62%) SAN
4 9 (13.85%) LAN
5 8 (12.31%) WAN
5 8 (12.31%) HTTP
6 6 (9.23%) VPN
7 5 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 5 (7.69%) Internet
7 5 (7.69%) SMTP
7 5 (7.69%) Wireless
7 5 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (6.15%) DHCP
8 4 (6.15%) DNS
9 3 (4.62%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (3.08%) NAS
10 2 (3.08%) Ethereal
10 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) DB2
3 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Automotive
4 2 (3.08%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) Web Services
2 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) LAMP
4 5 (7.69%) Sensu
5 3 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Open Source
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
1 11 (16.92%) DevOps
2 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (9.23%) Network Management
4 5 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (7.69%) ITIL
5 4 (6.15%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
6 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (3.08%) Signal Processing
7 2 (3.08%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.92%) Perl
4 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.31%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) CCNA
3 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.23%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) CCNP
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.15%) MCSA
7 3 (4.62%) MCSE
7 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.08%) MCP
8 2 (3.08%) PhD
8 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.54%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.69%) XenApp
5 3 (4.62%) Firmware
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Nagios
1 6 (9.23%) Cacti
2 5 (7.69%) Ganglia
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) OpenView
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.54%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) VMware
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 8 (12.31%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) Sun
5 5 (7.69%) BMC
5 5 (7.69%) Splunk
6 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.62%) EMC
8 2 (3.08%) F5
8 2 (3.08%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.08%) Aruba
8 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.08%) McAfee
8 2 (3.08%) Mitel
8 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
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