The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 48
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.25% 0.26% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 396 381 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.51% 97.94% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 361 322 384
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Lancashire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Lancashire

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Lancashire region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Compuware
2 4 (57.14%) OpenView
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
2 4 (57.14%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 4 (57.14%) e-Health
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (57.14%) Dynatrace
2 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) e-Health
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) OpenView
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) BMC
1 4 (57.14%) CA
1 4 (57.14%) Compuware
1 4 (57.14%) Dynatrace
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat