The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 183 162 173
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.73% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.75% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 10
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £27,800 £31,945
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
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
3548 3710 3972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.92% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3117 3251
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £40,000 -
Salford - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 12 (33.33%) SAN
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
4 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
5 10 (27.78%) Degree
5 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) High Availability
7 8 (22.22%) Office 365
8 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
8 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
8 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
8 7 (19.44%) SLA
8 7 (19.44%) Service Management
8 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) C
9 5 (13.89%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.89%) SCCM
9 5 (13.89%) Validation
9 5 (13.89%) Wireless
9 5 (13.89%) Electronics
9 5 (13.89%) VMware
9 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) Wireless
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) NAS
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) JSON
1 2 (5.56%) OAuth
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.33%) iPad
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.78%) Informatics
6 1 (2.78%) PKI
6 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Debian
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.22%) High Availability
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Prototyping
3 5 (13.89%) Schematic Capture
3 5 (13.89%) Validation
4 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Kanban
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Product Management
5 2 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) C
2 5 (13.89%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) CCA
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) KVM
5 1 (2.78%) oVirt
5 1 (2.78%) Postfix
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SELinux
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) Perforce
6 1 (2.78%) Apple
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) WatchGuard
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