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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Engineer
Rank 180 177 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.19% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
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
3384 3492 3826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.76% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2870 2848 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) S/MIME
5 3 (27.27%) IPv6
5 3 (27.27%) Broadband
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Broadband
2 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) IPv6
2 3 (27.27%) S/MIME
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Debian
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Email Filtering
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Security Hardening
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCA
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec