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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 214 213 195
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 42 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 12 £32,750 -18.12% 9
Lancashire +15 10 £42,500 +63.46%
Cheshire +2 10 £31,500 -16.00% 6
Cumbria +7 6 £35,000 - 4
Merseyside -11 4 £33,000 -8.96% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) VMware
3 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
4 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
5 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (27.03%) Degree
7 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
7 20 (27.03%) SQL
8 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
8 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
8 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
9 15 (20.27%) Linux
10 14 (18.92%) SAN
11 13 (17.57%) DNS
12 12 (16.22%) Cisco
12 12 (16.22%) ITIL
12 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (16.22%) Citrix
13 11 (14.86%) Firewall
14 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (13.51%) LAN
14 10 (13.51%) WAN
15 9 (12.16%) DHCP
15 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
15 9 (12.16%) .NET
15 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
16 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
16 8 (10.81%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.05%) IIS
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.05%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.70%) Lync
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.35%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.35%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.35%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) SAN
2 13 (17.57%) DNS
3 11 (14.86%) Firewall
4 10 (13.51%) LAN
4 10 (13.51%) WAN
5 9 (12.16%) DHCP
6 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.76%) NAS
8 4 (5.41%) LDAP
8 4 (5.41%) VPN
9 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.05%) VoIP
9 3 (4.05%) ISDN
9 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
9 3 (4.05%) VLAN
10 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.70%) Kerberos
10 2 (2.70%) Internet
10 2 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MS Access
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.35%) RequisitePro
General
1 5 (6.76%) Electronics
2 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.41%) Games
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Military
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.76%) XML
3 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) WAMP
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Statistics
4 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.27%) Linux
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.76%) UNIX
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.05%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.35%) VMS
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.35%) CentOS
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
3 6 (8.11%) ERP
4 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) ETL
4 4 (5.41%) Change Management
5 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.05%) Validation
6 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.70%) Scrum
6 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.70%) Information Management
6 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.70%) Network Design
6 2 (2.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.70%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (2.70%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
3 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.11%) C#
4 6 (8.11%) VB
5 4 (5.41%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) C
7 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.81%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) MCP
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.05%) CCNA
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.05%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) HNC
7 2 (2.70%) MCSA
7 2 (2.70%) CCA
8 1 (1.35%) CISM
8 1 (1.35%) CISSP
8 1 (1.35%) CCNP
8 1 (1.35%) NCIE
8 1 (1.35%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) vSphere
5 5 (6.76%) XenApp
5 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.70%) XenServer
7 2 (2.70%) NFS
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) TIBCO Hawk
1 3 (4.05%) SCCM
1 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (1.35%) Nagios
3 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) VMware
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) Cisco
3 12 (16.22%) Citrix
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle
5 6 (8.11%) SAP
5 6 (8.11%) NetApp
6 5 (6.76%) HP
6 5 (6.76%) Dell
7 4 (5.41%) Avaya
8 3 (4.05%) Sony
8 3 (4.05%) CommVault
8 3 (4.05%) EMC
8 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.70%) Brocade
9 2 (2.70%) IBM
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.70%) Symantec
10 1 (1.35%) Primavera
10 1 (1.35%) McAfee
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Salary: pa
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car, Bonus, Health Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + car or allow + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allow + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + car/allow + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
North West England
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 20 days ago