The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 16 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 45 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.35% 0.41% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.44% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
453 458 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.79% 93.85% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 374 403 552
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Chorley - 6 £42,500 -
Preston - 2 £43,750 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) MS Access
4 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VB
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.25%) IBM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MS Access
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) RequisitePro
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) DFSS
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) VB
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
2 1 (6.25%) VMware