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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 165 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 20 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 18
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
3395 3752 4003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.69% 95.06% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2770 3106 3451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -4 6 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Stockport +8 2 - - 1
Cheadle +9 1 - -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) VMware
3 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 16 (41.03%) Citrix
6 15 (38.46%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 12 (30.77%) SAN
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (25.64%) Coaching
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco
12 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
12 7 (17.95%) DNS
12 7 (17.95%) XenApp
12 7 (17.95%) Communications Security
13 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
13 6 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (15.38%) WatchGuard
13 6 (15.38%) IP Telephony
13 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (15.38%) ADSL
13 6 (15.38%) Oracle
13 6 (15.38%) Firewall
13 6 (15.38%) Migration
13 6 (15.38%) NetApp
14 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
14 5 (12.82%) Broadband

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) nginx
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 6 (15.38%) IP Telephony
3 6 (15.38%) ADSL
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) Broadband
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 4 (10.26%) IPv6
5 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) DHCP
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Coaching
2 7 (17.95%) Communications Security
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Database Security
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
8 1 (2.56%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) CCA
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) NCDA
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) XenApp
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
5 6 (15.38%) WatchGuard
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle
5 6 (15.38%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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Salary: £43000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
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