The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 116 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.37% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.40% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington -16 2 £37,500 -
Chester - 2 £50,000 - 2
Northwich - 2 £28,750 - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Games
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) LDAP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Sony
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) NAS
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) ISDN
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) LDAP
4 3 (23.08%) NAS
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) ISDN
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) ADSL
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) WAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) VMS
4 1 (7.69%) SUSE
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Sony
3 3 (23.08%) Avaya
3 3 (23.08%) CommVault
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Sage
5 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago