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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 227 216 238
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 28 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.60% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 19
Median salary £39,750 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
6152 6482 7116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.68% 96.54% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5378 5900
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -8 16 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Merseyside -18 7 £45,000 +3.09% 2
Lancashire +11 4 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire +19 1 £37,000 -10.30%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
3 17 (30.36%) Firewall
3 17 (30.36%) VMware
4 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
5 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
6 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
8 12 (21.43%) SAN
9 11 (19.64%) DNS
9 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.86%) Degree
10 10 (17.86%) MySQL
10 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.07%) High Availability
11 9 (16.07%) Office 365
11 9 (16.07%) Cisco
11 9 (16.07%) DHCP
11 9 (16.07%) Citrix
11 9 (16.07%) Service Management
12 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 8 (14.29%) C
12 8 (14.29%) Apache
12 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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 8 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) GitHub
4 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) Firewall
2 12 (21.43%) SAN
3 11 (19.64%) DNS
4 9 (16.07%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) Wireless
6 4 (7.14%) VLAN
6 4 (7.14%) VPN
7 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.36%) LAN
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security
7 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.36%) WAN
8 2 (3.57%) Bluetooth
8 2 (3.57%) NAS
9 1 (1.79%) ADSL
9 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.79%) IPv6
9 1 (1.79%) SMTP
9 1 (1.79%) SSL
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) NuGet
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) JSON
2 2 (3.57%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) OAuth
2 2 (3.57%) REST
2 2 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 5 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (8.93%) iPad
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) CentOS
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.14%) Unix
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) Debian
8 1 (1.79%) Fedora
8 1 (1.79%) HPUX
8 1 (1.79%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) High Availability
2 9 (16.07%) Service Management
3 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.50%) Time Management
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Schematic Capture
4 6 (10.71%) Validation
5 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Prototyping
5 5 (8.93%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.57%) Kanban
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) Presales
8 2 (3.57%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.29%) C
3 7 (12.50%) C++
4 6 (10.71%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) Python
7 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.79%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) Java
9 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.79%) LPIC
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.36%) Firmware
5 1 (1.79%) Ceph
5 1 (1.79%) iptables
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.79%) Varnish
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.14%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) Ansible
5 1 (1.79%) Cacti
5 1 (1.79%) Nagios
5 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.79%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.79%) WSUS
5 1 (1.79%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix
4 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.36%) NetApp
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Perforce
7 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
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