The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

System Engineer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.35% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £38,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

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 1374 928 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.28% 96.37% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 812 1322
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 24 June 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
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Contactless
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) RIA
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) WinCC
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Profibus
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) NuGet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Contactless
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Coaching
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) TDD
1 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Rockwell
3 1 (12.50%) Siemens
3 1 (12.50%) Wonderware