The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 101 118
Rank change year-on-year +15 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £41,000 £51,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.60% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1026 1250 1686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.07% 95.49% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1066 1288
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineer in Cheshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £27,000 -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cheshire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) SCADA
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (10.00%) WinCC
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Profibus
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) EJB
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) SCADA
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) RIA
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (40.00%) BDD
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Rockwell
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Wonderware