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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 174 158 170
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 24 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 14
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%

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
3666 3222 3777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.75% 96.93% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 2663 3199
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport +9 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Oldham - 3 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £37,000 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 18 (34.62%) DevOps
4 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) VMware
5 15 (28.85%) Data Modelling
6 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 13 (25.00%) Linux
8 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.23%) Migration
9 10 (19.23%) ETL
9 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle
9 10 (19.23%) Citrix
9 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
11 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (15.38%) SLA
12 7 (13.46%) Intel
12 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
12 7 (13.46%) C
12 7 (13.46%) Firewall
12 7 (13.46%) Service Management
12 7 (13.46%) Back Office
12 7 (13.46%) Scrum
12 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
12 7 (13.46%) Atlassian
12 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis

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 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) Confluence
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.85%) GitHub
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) DHCP
4 3 (5.77%) Network Security
4 3 (5.77%) VPN
5 2 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.92%) HSRP
6 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.92%) IPsec
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (11.54%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (3.85%) IDOL
6 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) QlikView
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.46%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) LAMP
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.92%) FFmpeg
3 1 (1.92%) Kafka
3 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) iPad
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) CCTV
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) IPTV
5 1 (1.92%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.92%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) CentOS
6 3 (5.77%) Unix
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Debian
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) DevOps
3 15 (28.85%) Data Modelling
4 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 10 (19.23%) ETL
5 10 (19.23%) Migration
6 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Service Management
8 6 (11.54%) Data Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.54%) ETL Development
8 6 (11.54%) Information Security
9 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
9 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) C
3 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Go
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) CCNA
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CCNP
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) RHCE
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) LPIC
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.92%) RHCT
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) Varnish
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Ceph
4 1 (1.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
4 1 (1.92%) iptables
4 1 (1.92%) KVM
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.92%) pfSense
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.62%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) Cacti
3 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.92%) cPanel
4 1 (1.92%) Graylog
4 1 (1.92%) Icinga
4 1 (1.92%) Kibana
4 1 (1.92%) logstash
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.92%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.92%) Plesk
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 10 (19.23%) Citrix
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Atlassian
3 7 (13.46%) Intel
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Sophos
5 2 (3.85%) iManage
5 2 (3.85%) Kaspersky
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) Reuters
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.92%) IronPort
6 1 (1.92%) Polycom
6 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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