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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / North West
Rank 199 174 241
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 48 58 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 1.07% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.11% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 15
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -24 24 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Merseyside -8 9 £37,356 -21.35%
Cheshire +4 8 £41,000 -8.88%
Lancashire -16 7 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 35 (40.23%) Linux
3 29 (33.33%) VMware
4 23 (26.44%) SQL
5 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
6 21 (24.14%) ITIL
7 20 (22.99%) Windows Server
8 19 (21.84%) Red Hat
9 18 (20.69%) Oracle
10 17 (19.54%) Citrix
10 17 (19.54%) Firewall
11 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
11 16 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (16.09%) Unix
12 14 (16.09%) MySQL
13 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
13 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
14 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (13.79%) Time Management
14 12 (13.79%) IIS
14 12 (13.79%) Apache
14 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
14 12 (13.79%) DevOps
15 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (12.64%) Finance
15 11 (12.64%) SAN
15 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
15 11 (12.64%) Cisco
16 10 (11.49%) Computer Science

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 12 (13.79%) Apache
1 12 (13.79%) IIS
2 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.90%) Confluence
4 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) CMS
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) JBoss
7 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.15%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.75%) Office 365
4 3 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) Firewall
2 11 (12.64%) SAN
3 9 (10.34%) DHCP
3 9 (10.34%) DNS
4 6 (6.90%) SSL
5 4 (4.60%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.60%) LAN
5 4 (4.60%) Network Security
5 4 (4.60%) SNMP
5 4 (4.60%) VPN
6 3 (3.45%) WAN
7 2 (2.30%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.30%) HTTP
7 2 (2.30%) NAS
7 2 (2.30%) VLAN
7 2 (2.30%) VoIP
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) MySQL
3 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) DB2
6 2 (2.30%) IDOL
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) Gradle
5 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Mockito
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) jQuery
2 7 (8.05%) REST
2 7 (8.05%) SOAP
3 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.75%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) CSS3
5 2 (2.30%) EJB
5 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.30%) HTML
5 2 (2.30%) HTML5
5 2 (2.30%) J2EE
5 2 (2.30%) JSP
5 2 (2.30%) LAMP
5 2 (2.30%) Servlets
5 2 (2.30%) Spring
5 2 (2.30%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.15%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.34%) iPad
5 6 (6.90%) Driving Licence
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (4.60%) e-Health
7 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.30%) CCTV
8 2 (2.30%) Clustering
8 2 (2.30%) SCADA
9 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.15%) IPTV
9 1 (1.15%) IVR
9 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.15%) RIA
9 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 35 (40.23%) Linux
3 20 (22.99%) Windows Server
4 16 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (16.09%) Unix
6 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (8.05%) CentOS
8 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.75%) HPUX
10 3 (3.45%) Fedora
10 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.30%) Debian
12 1 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) DevOps
2 12 (13.79%) Time Management
3 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
4 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.05%) CRM
6 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.05%) Migration
6 7 (8.05%) Service Management
6 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.90%) ETL
7 6 (6.90%) Information Security
7 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.90%) Scrum
7 6 (6.90%) SDLC
7 6 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.20%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.20%) Perl
4 7 (8.05%) C
4 7 (8.05%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.60%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.60%) VB
8 3 (3.45%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.45%) Korn
9 1 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) CCNA
5 2 (2.30%) CCNP
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) MCSA
5 2 (2.30%) MCSE
5 2 (2.30%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCIE
6 1 (1.15%) LPIC
6 1 (1.15%) RHCE
6 1 (1.15%) RHCT
6 1 (1.15%) VCAP
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.75%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.30%) Docker
5 2 (2.30%) XenApp
6 1 (1.15%) Ceph
6 1 (1.15%) Firmware
6 1 (1.15%) iptables
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.15%) pfSense
6 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.15%) Varnish
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Puppet
2 8 (9.20%) Nagios
3 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.60%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (4.60%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (4.60%) OpenView
4 4 (4.60%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.60%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (3.45%) Cacti
6 2 (2.30%) Ansible
7 1 (1.15%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.15%) Graylog
7 1 (1.15%) Icinga
7 1 (1.15%) Kibana
7 1 (1.15%) logstash
7 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.15%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.15%) SCCM
7 1 (1.15%) SCOM
7 1 (1.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) VMware
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.84%) Red Hat
4 18 (20.69%) Oracle
5 17 (19.54%) Citrix
6 11 (12.64%) Cisco
7 9 (10.34%) HP
8 7 (8.05%) Atlassian
9 6 (6.90%) Intel
10 5 (5.75%) EMC
11 4 (4.60%) BMC
11 4 (4.60%) CA
11 4 (4.60%) Compuware
11 4 (4.60%) Dynatrace
11 4 (4.60%) IBM
11 4 (4.60%) Nimsoft
11 4 (4.60%) Sophos
12 3 (3.45%) NetApp
13 2 (2.30%) Dell
13 2 (2.30%) Reuters
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