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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 182 158 168
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.56% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.59% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 27
Average salary £34,250 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.73% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £36,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -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
3991 3574 4218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.51% 94.95% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3439 3117 3803
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 19 December 2014. 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
Stockport -11 3 - -
Rochdale - 3 £32,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) VMware
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Nagios
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Office 365
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (14.29%) XenApp
8 3 (14.29%) XenServer
8 3 (14.29%) IIS
8 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
8 3 (14.29%) Communications Security
8 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (14.29%) MySQL
8 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 3 (14.29%) NAS
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) ADSL
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) LDAP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
1 2 (9.52%) CLARiiON
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) FreeBSD
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Migration
1 4 (19.05%) Coaching
2 3 (14.29%) Communications Security
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) PHP
1 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 3 (14.29%) XenServer
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Varnish
4 2 (9.52%) Squid
4 2 (9.52%) Postfix
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) Icinga
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) BT
7 1 (4.76%) NEC
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago