The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Engineer
Rank 241 223 244
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Engineer 8 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.23% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.25% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,376 £29,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,700 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Senior Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7038 6528 7080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 94.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 5624 6134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Cumbria - 3 £31,314 -
Cheshire -17 2 £40,000 +19.40%
Manchester -24 2 £33,500 +15.51%
Merseyside +7 1 £37,500 -
Senior Systems Engineer
England

Senior Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (46.67%) Aerospace
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 3 (20.00%) NetApp
7 3 (20.00%) DSDM
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Star Schema
7 3 (20.00%) HNC

Senior Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Teamcenter
1 2 (13.33%) SAP PM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 7 (46.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) DSDM
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.67%) PDM
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (20.00%) HNC
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenServer
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
6 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
6 2 (13.33%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) Primavera
7 1 (6.67%) Dell