The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 196 241 231
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 39 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 21
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5322 6686 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.19% 96.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 5632 5342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Manchester +26 24 £37,500 +15.38%
Lancashire +19 6 £33,000 -12.00% 4
Merseyside -2 5 £47,500 -8.65%
Cheshire +30 4 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (57.45%) VMware
2 39 (41.49%) Windows
3 38 (40.43%) Citrix
4 32 (34.04%) Hyper-V
5 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
5 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
6 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (30.85%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
8 28 (29.79%) Windows Server
9 26 (27.66%) DNS
10 25 (26.60%) Linux
10 25 (26.60%) SAN
11 21 (22.34%) Red Hat
12 20 (21.28%) LAN
12 20 (21.28%) WAN
12 20 (21.28%) PHP
12 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
14 18 (19.15%) IIS
14 18 (19.15%) SCCM
15 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
16 16 (17.02%) ITIL
16 16 (17.02%) SQL
16 16 (17.02%) Wireless
16 16 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (15.96%) Firewall
17 15 (15.96%) VoIP
18 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (14.89%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (19.15%) IIS
3 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.57%) Office 365
3 2 (2.13%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.66%) DNS
2 25 (26.60%) SAN
3 20 (21.28%) LAN
3 20 (21.28%) WAN
4 16 (17.02%) Wireless
5 15 (15.96%) Firewall
5 15 (15.96%) VoIP
6 6 (6.38%) Ethernet
6 6 (6.38%) Internet
7 5 (5.32%) Broadband
7 5 (5.32%) IPv6
7 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.19%) DHCP
8 3 (3.19%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.19%) S/MIME
9 2 (2.13%) ADSL
9 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.13%) SMTP
9 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.06%) QlikView
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.13%) Avionics
3 2 (2.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) Play Framework
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.26%) Middleware
4 3 (3.19%) CSS
4 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 3 (3.19%) jQuery
4 3 (3.19%) XML
5 2 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (2.13%) SOAP
6 1 (1.06%) Ajax
6 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.06%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) Clustering
5 3 (3.19%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.13%) Handset
6 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.06%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.06%) Physics
7 1 (1.06%) Statistics
7 1 (1.06%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.49%) Windows
2 28 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 25 (26.60%) Linux
4 16 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.83%) CentOS
6 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.32%) Debian
8 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.13%) AIX
9 2 (2.13%) Android
9 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.13%) Unix
10 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) ITIL
2 14 (14.89%) Open Source
3 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.51%) Project Management
5 7 (7.45%) DevOps
6 6 (6.38%) High Availability
6 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.32%) Coaching
7 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.32%) Information Security
8 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.19%) Change Management
9 3 (3.19%) Email Filtering
9 3 (3.19%) Information Assurance
9 3 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.19%) Migration
9 3 (3.19%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.19%) Service Management
9 3 (3.19%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.28%) PHP
2 16 (17.02%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) Perl
3 13 (13.83%) Python
3 13 (13.83%) Scala
4 11 (11.70%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.19%) Java
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.64%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (9.57%) MCSE
4 8 (8.51%) CCA
4 8 (8.51%) MCITP
4 8 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.32%) MCP
6 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.19%) MCSA
6 3 (3.19%) MCTS
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.06%) Degree
8 1 (1.06%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (34.04%) Hyper-V
2 31 (32.98%) Active Directory
3 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.38%) vSphere
5 5 (5.32%) XenApp
6 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.19%) XenServer
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.06%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.06%) vCloud
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (19.15%) SCCM
2 13 (13.83%) Puppet
2 13 (13.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (5.32%) SCOM
4 3 (3.19%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.06%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (57.45%) VMware
2 38 (40.43%) Citrix
3 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
4 21 (22.34%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.57%) Cisco
6 6 (6.38%) NetApp
7 3 (3.19%) Dell
7 3 (3.19%) EMC
7 3 (3.19%) HP
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle
8 2 (2.13%) Apple
8 2 (2.13%) Google
8 2 (2.13%) Veeam
8 2 (2.13%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.06%) Avaya
9 1 (1.06%) Axway
9 1 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.06%) Sophos
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec
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