The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 154 175 169
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 18 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.39% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 13
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £35,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Rochdale +2 4 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Stockport +5 2 - - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) VMware
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
4 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (46.34%) Citrix
6 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (31.71%) Linux
8 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
8 12 (29.27%) SAN
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco
10 8 (19.51%) Coaching
11 7 (17.07%) SLA
11 7 (17.07%) DNS
11 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.07%) Firewall
11 7 (17.07%) NetApp
12 6 (14.63%) ADSL
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) XenApp
12 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
12 6 (14.63%) WatchGuard
12 6 (14.63%) DevOps
12 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (12.20%) Communications Security
13 5 (12.20%) Degree

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) SAN
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) ADSL
3 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
4 5 (12.20%) Broadband
4 5 (12.20%) VoIP
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.76%) IPv6
5 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security
7 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
1 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (31.71%) Linux
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Coaching
2 6 (14.63%) DevOps
3 5 (12.20%) Communications Security
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) Change Control
4 4 (9.76%) Database Tuning
4 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.76%) Information Security
4 4 (9.76%) Database Security
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (9.76%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Kanban
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.88%) NCDA
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) CCENT
3 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) XenApp
4 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.44%) Cacti
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) VMware
2 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.07%) NetApp
6 6 (14.63%) WatchGuard
7 5 (12.20%) HP
7 5 (12.20%) Dell
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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