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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 116 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 8 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 1.10% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.15% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -0.65%
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
1623 1735 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.64% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1387 1319
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -1 6 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Chester -11 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (41.18%) CCENT
4 7 (41.18%) MCTS
4 7 (41.18%) MCITP
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (41.18%) CCIE
4 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 7 (41.18%) CCDP
4 7 (41.18%) MCSE
4 7 (41.18%) MCSA
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) MCP
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Clustering
7 2 (11.76%) HP NNM
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCTS
2 7 (41.18%) MCITP
2 7 (41.18%) CCENT
2 7 (41.18%) MCP
2 7 (41.18%) MCSE
2 7 (41.18%) MCSA
2 7 (41.18%) CCIE
2 7 (41.18%) CCNA
2 7 (41.18%) CCDP
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.76%) SCDPM
2 2 (11.76%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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