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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 158 175 166
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 30 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 14
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,945 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,750 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
3758 3913 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.04% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3147 3235 3190
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 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Altrincham - 2 £43,500 -
Cheadle +8 1 £24,000 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) VMware
3 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
4 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (41.30%) Citrix
7 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (36.96%) Linux
8 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
9 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 14 (30.43%) Office 365
10 13 (28.26%) Change Control
11 12 (26.09%) SLA
11 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
12 11 (23.91%) Finance
12 11 (23.91%) DNS
12 11 (23.91%) Thin Client
12 11 (23.91%) MS Office
12 11 (23.91%) Fat Client
12 11 (23.91%) Server Hardening
12 11 (23.91%) Server Building
13 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
14 9 (19.57%) Dell
14 9 (19.57%) SAN
14 9 (19.57%) Firewall
14 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (19.57%) CentOS
15 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (17.39%) Database Tuning

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) nginx
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Jetty
6 1 (2.17%) WordPress
6 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (23.91%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 11 (23.91%) DNS
3 9 (19.57%) SAN
3 9 (19.57%) Firewall
4 7 (15.22%) DHCP
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
6 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 4 (8.70%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) SNMP
7 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 3 (6.52%) PBX
7 3 (6.52%) PSTN
7 3 (6.52%) GSM
7 3 (6.52%) OSPF
7 3 (6.52%) ICMP
7 3 (6.52%) VPN
8 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Play Framework
2 3 (6.52%) Sensu
3 1 (2.17%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) SAML
3 1 (2.17%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.17%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Thin Client
1 11 (23.91%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (36.96%) Linux
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.57%) CentOS
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.52%) UNIX
7 3 (6.52%) SUSE
8 2 (4.35%) Debian
8 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.35%) VMS
8 2 (4.35%) AIX
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Change Control
2 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 11 (23.91%) Server Hardening
3 11 (23.91%) Server Building
4 8 (17.39%) ITIL
4 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.39%) Database Security
4 8 (17.39%) Database Tuning
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.39%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source
5 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
5 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) BCP
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 4 (8.70%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) Scala
6 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CCA
2 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) NCDA
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) CCENT
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.52%) Kamailio
5 3 (6.52%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.35%) Xen
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.17%) Shibboleth
7 1 (2.17%) Varnish
7 1 (2.17%) KVM
7 1 (2.17%) Ceph
7 1 (2.17%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (8.70%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.52%) Nagios
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) Opsview
3 3 (6.52%) Graphite
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) Plesk
5 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) VMware
2 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
3 19 (41.30%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) Dell
5 8 (17.39%) NetApp
6 7 (15.22%) HP
7 6 (13.04%) Cisco
7 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.87%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) EMC
10 3 (6.52%) NetScout
11 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
11 2 (4.35%) Dell Compellent
12 1 (2.17%) Sophos
12 1 (2.17%) AppSense
12 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
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