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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 206 194 251
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 57 52 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.86% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.90% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 16
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +4.54%
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
6056 5768 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4767 6124
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -4 27 £37,000 -7.50% 5
Merseyside +2 19 £41,674 -6.35%
Lancashire -5 7 £35,000 +6.06%
Cheshire -2 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Linux
3 26 (32.91%) VMware
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
5 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 19 (24.05%) Red Hat
5 19 (24.05%) Firewall
5 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
6 16 (20.25%) ITIL
7 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (16.46%) Unix
8 13 (16.46%) MySQL
8 13 (16.46%) Cisco
8 13 (16.46%) Citrix
8 13 (16.46%) SAN
9 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
9 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
9 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (15.19%) Time Management
10 11 (13.92%) Puppet
10 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
10 11 (13.92%) Oracle
10 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.92%) IIS
10 11 (13.92%) Apache
10 11 (13.92%) DevOps
10 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
11 10 (12.66%) DNS

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 11 (13.92%) Apache
1 11 (13.92%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) Confluence
2 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
3 3 (3.80%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) SAN
3 10 (12.66%) DNS
4 9 (11.39%) DHCP
5 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
5 4 (5.06%) LAN
5 4 (5.06%) Network Security
5 4 (5.06%) SNMP
5 4 (5.06%) SSL
5 4 (5.06%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) WAN
7 2 (2.53%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.53%) NAS
7 2 (2.53%) VLAN
7 2 (2.53%) VoIP
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.27%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.27%) PABX
8 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) MySQL
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.27%) NuGet
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Back Office
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) REST
2 6 (7.59%) SOAP
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.33%) jQuery
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) LAMP
4 2 (2.53%) Web Services
5 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.27%) FFmpeg
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) Kafka
5 1 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.86%) iPad
5 6 (7.59%) Driving Licence
6 5 (6.33%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (5.06%) e-Health
7 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.53%) CCTV
8 2 (2.53%) Clustering
8 2 (2.53%) SCADA
9 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.27%) Health Informatics
9 1 (1.27%) Informatics
9 1 (1.27%) IPTV
9 1 (1.27%) IVR
9 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Linux
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server
4 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (16.46%) Unix
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.86%) CentOS
8 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (6.33%) HPUX
10 3 (3.80%) Fedora
10 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.53%) Debian
12 1 (1.27%) Android
12 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.27%) Solaris
12 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Time Management
3 11 (13.92%) DevOps
4 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.13%) Service Management
6 7 (8.86%) Scrum
7 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.59%) High Availability
7 6 (7.59%) Information Security
7 6 (7.59%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (6.33%) Case Management
8 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.33%) MODAF
8 5 (6.33%) Requirements Management
8 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.13%) Perl
4 7 (8.86%) C
4 7 (8.86%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) C#
5 6 (7.59%) Ruby
6 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) C++
7 4 (5.06%) Java
7 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.06%) VB
8 3 (3.80%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.80%) Korn
9 1 (1.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCSA
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) CCIE
5 1 (1.27%) LPIC
5 1 (1.27%) RHCE
5 1 (1.27%) RHCT
5 1 (1.27%) VCAP
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (6.33%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Docker
6 1 (1.27%) Ceph
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) iptables
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.27%) pfSense
6 1 (1.27%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.27%) Varnish
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Puppet
2 8 (10.13%) Nagios
2 8 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.06%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (5.06%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (5.06%) OpenView
3 4 (5.06%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (3.80%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Cacti
5 2 (2.53%) SCOM
6 1 (1.27%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.27%) Graylog
6 1 (1.27%) Icinga
6 1 (1.27%) Kibana
6 1 (1.27%) logstash
6 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.27%) SCCM
6 1 (1.27%) WSUS
6 1 (1.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) VMware
2 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.05%) Red Hat
4 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 13 (16.46%) Citrix
5 11 (13.92%) Oracle
6 9 (11.39%) HP
7 7 (8.86%) Atlassian
8 5 (6.33%) EMC
9 4 (5.06%) BMC
9 4 (5.06%) CA
9 4 (5.06%) Compuware
9 4 (5.06%) Dynatrace
9 4 (5.06%) IBM
9 4 (5.06%) Nimsoft
9 4 (5.06%) Sophos
10 3 (3.80%) Intel
10 3 (3.80%) NetApp
11 2 (2.53%) Dell
11 2 (2.53%) Symantec
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