The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 196 187 184
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 49 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.80% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.84% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6750 6879 7198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.78% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 5881 6332
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Cheshire -4 20 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Manchester -10 17 £35,000 +20.68% 10
Cumbria +9 7 £31,627 - 2
Merseyside -10 4 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Lancashire -8 1 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (43.48%) Windows
2 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
3 34 (36.96%) VMware
4 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
5 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (27.17%) Degree
7 22 (23.91%) MS Exchange
7 22 (23.91%) DNS
8 18 (19.57%) Citrix
8 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (18.48%) Management Information System
9 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
10 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (17.39%) SAN
10 16 (17.39%) Linux
11 14 (15.22%) ITIL
11 14 (15.22%) DHCP
11 14 (15.22%) Service Delivery
12 13 (14.13%) Firewall
12 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
13 12 (13.04%) SAP
13 12 (13.04%) SQL
13 12 (13.04%) Oracle
13 12 (13.04%) WAN
13 12 (13.04%) LAN
13 12 (13.04%) Aerospace
14 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (11.96%) MCSA
14 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.09%) Lync
7 1 (1.09%) Apache
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.17%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.17%) SAP PM
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) DNS
2 16 (17.39%) SAN
3 14 (15.22%) DHCP
4 13 (14.13%) Firewall
5 12 (13.04%) LAN
5 12 (13.04%) WAN
6 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.70%) VoIP
7 8 (8.70%) LDAP
8 6 (6.52%) Network Security
9 5 (5.43%) NAS
10 4 (4.35%) DECT
11 3 (3.26%) ISDN
11 3 (3.26%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.26%) VPN
11 3 (3.26%) Wireless
11 3 (3.26%) VLAN
12 2 (2.17%) IPsec
12 2 (2.17%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.26%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.35%) Games
4 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Military
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
2 4 (4.35%) J2EE
2 4 (4.35%) Memcached
3 3 (3.26%) JDBC
3 3 (3.26%) JSP
3 3 (3.26%) JMS
3 3 (3.26%) JNDI
4 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.09%) Middleware
4 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Fat Client
3 7 (7.61%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.35%) Replication
4 4 (4.35%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.35%) Clustering
5 3 (3.26%) Kindle
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Statistics
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) Windows
2 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.26%) UNIX
7 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) ITIL
1 14 (15.22%) Service Delivery
2 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
3 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
3 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.87%) Project Management
4 8 (8.70%) ETL
5 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.61%) DSDM
5 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
5 7 (7.61%) Change Management
5 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.61%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (6.52%) ERP
7 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.43%) Information Security
7 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.43%) Information Architecture
8 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 8 (8.70%) Java
2 8 (8.70%) Perl
3 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.35%) Python
4 4 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (2.17%) C
5 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.09%) ABAP
6 1 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) Degree
2 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.96%) MCSA
4 7 (7.61%) MCSE
5 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.26%) NVQ Level 3
7 3 (3.26%) MCP
7 3 (3.26%) HNC
8 2 (2.17%) MCITP
8 2 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.09%) CISM
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.09%) CCA
9 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
2 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.43%) Terminal Services
4 5 (5.43%) vSphere
5 4 (4.35%) Varnish
5 4 (4.35%) Squid
5 4 (4.35%) Postfix
6 3 (3.26%) XenApp
6 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.17%) NFS
7 2 (2.17%) XenServer
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Nagios
2 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) Puppet
2 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.17%) SCOM
4 2 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.96%) VMware
3 18 (19.57%) Citrix
4 12 (13.04%) Oracle
4 12 (13.04%) SAP
5 8 (8.70%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) Dell
6 6 (6.52%) HP
6 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.43%) NetApp
8 4 (4.35%) Avaya
8 4 (4.35%) CommVault
8 4 (4.35%) BT
8 4 (4.35%) NEC
8 4 (4.35%) EMC
9 3 (3.26%) Symantec
9 3 (3.26%) Sony
10 2 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.17%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.17%) Brocade
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35 to £45 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35 to £45 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: On Application + Excellent Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35,000 circa
Posted: 23 days ago