The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 187 186
Rank change year-on-year +43 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 39 35 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.16% 0.70% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 45
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Berkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Berkshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Berkshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +38 17 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Maidenhead +9 8 £56,875 -5.20%
Slough +25 3 £62,500 +89.39%
Bracknell +13 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Newbury - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (65.28%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) Python
3 27 (37.50%) Windows
4 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (34.72%) DevOps
6 22 (30.56%) VMware
7 21 (29.17%) Puppet
8 20 (27.78%) SQL
8 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 18 (25.00%) Ansible
10 17 (23.61%) Bash Shell
10 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 14 (19.44%) SaaS
12 14 (19.44%) CentOS
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.06%) Finance
13 13 (18.06%) Docker
14 12 (16.67%) Perl
14 12 (16.67%) Apache
14 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
14 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (15.28%) Open Source
15 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
15 11 (15.28%) Unix
15 11 (15.28%) Java
15 11 (15.28%) MySQL

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (12.50%) nginx
3 8 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.94%) IIS
5 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.17%) Confluence
6 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.39%) JBoss
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.44%) SaaS
3 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (6.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (4.17%) Office 365
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.78%) Google App Engine
8 2 (2.78%) IaaS
8 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.89%) Firewall
3 7 (9.72%) SAN
4 6 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (6.94%) DNS
5 5 (6.94%) VLAN
5 5 (6.94%) VPN
5 5 (6.94%) Wireless
6 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.56%) DHCP
6 4 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.56%) LAN
6 4 (5.56%) MPLS
7 3 (4.17%) 802.11
7 3 (4.17%) IPv6
7 3 (4.17%) OpenVPN
7 3 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (4.17%) VoIP
7 3 (4.17%) WAN
7 3 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.28%) MySQL
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.94%) Redis
5 5 (6.94%) SQLite
6 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Maven
4 6 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.94%) Vagrant
6 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.56%) JIRA
7 3 (4.17%) Ant
8 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) French Language
6 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
6 1 (1.39%) Avionics
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Military
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.17%) LAMP
2 3 (4.17%) Node.js
2 3 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.17%) Spring
3 2 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.78%) JSON
3 2 (2.78%) Kafka
3 2 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.39%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) iPad
4 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.39%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (65.28%) Linux
2 27 (37.50%) Windows
3 14 (19.44%) CentOS
4 11 (15.28%) Unix
5 10 (13.89%) Ubuntu
6 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.33%) Debian
7 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) DevOps
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Open Source
4 8 (11.11%) Microservices
5 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.33%) Presales
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 3 (4.17%) BDD
8 3 (4.17%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.17%) High Availability
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) Python
2 20 (27.78%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.67%) Perl
5 11 (15.28%) Java
6 9 (12.50%) Ruby
7 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.17%) C
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
9 3 (4.17%) Tcl
10 2 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (2.78%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.78%) CEH
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) GCIA
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.06%) Docker
3 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (12.50%) KVM
5 8 (11.11%) Varnish
6 6 (8.33%) VirtualBox
6 6 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.94%) Xen
8 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.39%) Firmware
9 1 (1.39%) NFS
9 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) Puppet
2 18 (25.00%) Ansible
3 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.94%) Nagios
5 4 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 4 (5.56%) Salt
6 2 (2.78%) Grafana
6 2 (2.78%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.78%) Kibana
6 2 (2.78%) logstash
6 2 (2.78%) WSUS
6 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.39%) cPanel
7 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.39%) Plesk
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.39%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) VMware
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.72%) HP
5 5 (6.94%) Rackspace
6 4 (5.56%) Cisco
6 4 (5.56%) Dell
6 4 (5.56%) EMC
7 3 (4.17%) Google
7 3 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle
7 3 (4.17%) Veeam
8 2 (2.78%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.78%) New Relic
9 1 (1.39%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.39%) CommVault
9 1 (1.39%) Juniper
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Veritas
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