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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 203 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.64% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 31
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £47,500 £37,142
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
5395 5950 6657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.22% 96.45% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4591 4774 5343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -2 23 £37,500 -3.22% 6
Lancashire -4 3 £27,500 -14.06% 2
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Active Directory
3 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
4 21 (35.59%) Hyper-V
4 21 (35.59%) VMware
5 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
6 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (23.73%) Citrix
7 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (23.73%) Linux
8 13 (22.03%) SAN
9 12 (20.34%) Degree
10 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (18.64%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (18.64%) MCSE
10 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (15.25%) Office 365
12 9 (15.25%) CCA
13 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.56%) ITIL
13 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
14 7 (11.86%) PHP
14 7 (11.86%) DNS
14 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
15 6 (10.17%) Wireless
15 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
15 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.25%) Office 365
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) SAN
2 7 (11.86%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) Wireless
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) S/MIME
5 3 (5.08%) VLAN
5 3 (5.08%) VPN
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) Bluetooth
6 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.39%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) IPv6
6 2 (3.39%) Network Security
6 2 (3.39%) SMTP
6 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) BGP
7 1 (1.69%) DMZ
7 1 (1.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Play Framework
2 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) Ajax
3 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) JSON
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.69%) OAuth
3 1 (1.69%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.08%) Clustering
4 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
3 14 (23.73%) Linux
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.78%) CentOS
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Debian
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.17%) High Availability
4 5 (8.47%) Open Source
4 5 (8.47%) Schematic Capture
4 5 (8.47%) Validation
5 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.78%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Email Filtering
6 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.08%) Security Hardening
7 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.39%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.86%) PHP
3 5 (8.47%) C
3 5 (8.47%) C++
4 4 (6.78%) Perl
4 4 (6.78%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) Scala
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 11 (18.64%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (18.64%) MCSE
4 9 (15.25%) CCA
5 6 (10.17%) MCITP
5 6 (10.17%) MCSA
5 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (8.47%) MCP
7 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.08%) MCTS
8 2 (3.39%) CCNA
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.59%) Hyper-V
3 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.08%) XenServer
5 2 (3.39%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) oVirt
6 1 (1.69%) Postfix
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
6 1 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Puppet
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) VMware
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.73%) Citrix
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.08%) NetApp
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) Perforce
6 2 (3.39%) Siebel
6 2 (3.39%) Veeam
7 1 (1.69%) Apple
7 1 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle and Blackpool
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago