The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Engineer
Rank 182 194 170
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.048% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.051% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +15.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Senior 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3688 3930 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.11% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3263 3203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) CCA
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) PSTN
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) Memcached
1 1 (12.50%) Sensu
1 1 (12.50%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (25.00%) NCDA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) Varnish
3 1 (12.50%) Kamailio
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) Ceph
3 1 (12.50%) GlusterFS
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 1 (12.50%) Opsview
2 1 (12.50%) cPanel
2 1 (12.50%) Graphite
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Plesk
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (12.50%) AppSense
6 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat