The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 126 109 127
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 11
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,200 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Systems Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1832 1538 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.34% 94.65% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1263 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 6 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Chester - 2 £35,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (40.00%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) DNS
5 10 (33.33%) DHCP
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (33.33%) Thin Client
5 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) MCSA
5 10 (33.33%) Fat Client
5 10 (33.33%) Network Security
6 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) Dell
8 6 (20.00%) LAN
8 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) SAN
9 5 (16.67%) NetApp
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) Firewall
11 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
11 3 (10.00%) Legal
11 3 (10.00%) Validation
11 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Symantec

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) DHCP
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) Firewall
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
1 3 (10.00%) JDBC
1 3 (10.00%) JSP
1 3 (10.00%) JMS
1 3 (10.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 10 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.00%) Kindle
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (10.00%) Validation
1 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) MCSA
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Opsview
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Dell
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) CommVault
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
6 2 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Warrington
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago