The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 64 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.17% 1.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £37,356 £47,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.35% -8.65%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
565 511 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.80% 96.78% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 456 397 365
Median salary £37,500 £36,018 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Merseyside region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Liverpool -2 7 £37,356 -16.98%
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Merseyside region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) IIS
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
8 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
8 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) Time Management
8 6 (28.57%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) Citrix
9 5 (23.81%) CRM
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 5 (23.81%) SOAP
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) HPUX
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Banking

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) REST
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
1 5 (23.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (23.81%) HPUX
6 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 3 (14.29%) Fedora
6 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (9.52%) Unix
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Time Management
1 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (23.81%) Case Management
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Software Deployment
4 3 (14.29%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) Bourne shell
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) VCAP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle