The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 174 164 151
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 12 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,350 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
North West

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
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 18 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
Cheadle -11 2 - -
Rochdale - 1 £33,000 -
Stockport - 1 £30,000 -
Wigan - 1 £35,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) VMware
3 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 10 (35.71%) Citrix
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 8 (28.57%) SAN
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.00%) Cisco
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (21.43%) vSphere
11 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (17.86%) XenApp
12 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) DNS
12 5 (17.86%) LAN
12 5 (17.86%) WAN
12 5 (17.86%) MCSE
13 4 (14.29%) UNIX
13 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
13 4 (14.29%) Linux

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Military
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) CLARiiON
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) ERP
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL
1 2 (7.14%) Signal Processing
1 2 (7.14%) Communications Security
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
1 2 (7.14%) Information Management
1 2 (7.14%) Network Design
1 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (3.57%) BCP
2 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
2 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
2 1 (3.57%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
2 1 (3.57%) Project Management
2 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) MCP
5 2 (7.14%) CCA
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) CCEE
6 1 (3.57%) CCAA
6 1 (3.57%) NCIE
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) HNC
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) vSphere
5 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
7 2 (7.14%) XenServer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Intune
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) Brocade
7 2 (7.14%) Symantec
8 1 (3.57%) Meraki
8 1 (3.57%) McAfee
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Avaya
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.57%) SAP
8 1 (3.57%) IBM
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