The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 232 211 234
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 19 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 30
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
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
5934 6480 7095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.34% 96.93% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4973 5374 5719
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -18 14 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Lancashire +9 3 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Cheshire +20 1 £37,000 -7.50%
Merseyside -9 1 £35,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 North West region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 12 (26.67%) SAN
5 12 (26.67%) Degree
5 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 10 (22.22%) DNS
6 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.00%) Firewall
8 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
8 8 (17.78%) Office 365
8 8 (17.78%) High Availability
9 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
9 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
9 7 (15.56%) Service Management
9 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.56%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) SLA
9 7 (15.56%) DHCP
10 6 (13.33%) VPN
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.33%) Driving Licence
11 5 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
11 5 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (11.11%) Prototyping

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
5 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) DNS
3 9 (20.00%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) DHCP
5 6 (13.33%) VPN
6 5 (11.11%) VLAN
6 5 (11.11%) Wireless
7 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.44%) Bluetooth
8 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.44%) LAN
8 2 (4.44%) LDAP
8 2 (4.44%) NAS
8 2 (4.44%) WAN
9 1 (2.22%) ADSL
9 1 (2.22%) BGP
9 1 (2.22%) OSPF
9 1 (2.22%) SMTP
9 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) NuGet
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) JSON
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
1 2 (4.44%) OAuth
1 2 (4.44%) REST
1 2 (4.44%) SOAP
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 5 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.89%) iPad
6 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Health Informatics
7 1 (2.22%) Informatics
7 1 (2.22%) PKI
7 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Unix
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Debian
7 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) High Availability
3 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Service Management
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 5 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
4 5 (11.11%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.44%) Presales
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (4.44%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) C
2 5 (11.11%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) MCSA
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.67%) CCA
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) oVirt
5 1 (2.22%) Postfix
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) SELinux
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Perforce
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) Siebel
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
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