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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 167 165 165
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 19 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.40% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.42% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 28
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
3749 3546 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.84% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 3100 3698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,224 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 - 8 £32,500 -
Stockport -5 4 - - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) IP Telephony
8 6 (24.00%) WatchGuard
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (24.00%) ADSL
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (16.00%) Communications Security
10 4 (16.00%) MySQL
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) SAN
10 4 (16.00%) DNS
10 4 (16.00%) Coaching
11 3 (12.00%) DevOps
11 3 (12.00%) Office 365
11 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (12.00%) Puppet
11 3 (12.00%) Solaris

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) IP Telephony
2 6 (24.00%) ADSL
3 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
1 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
7 1 (4.00%) CentOS
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Communications Security
2 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.00%) Cacti
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) WatchGuard
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.00%) EMC
8 2 (8.00%) IBM
8 2 (8.00%) HP
9 1 (4.00%) Dell
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.00%) SAP
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
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