The median annual salary for a Systems Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside 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 / Merseyside
Rank 61 58 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.18% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £32,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.04% +13.51%  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 532 477 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.66% 97.95% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 445 393 370
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineer in Merseyside

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Systems Engineer in Merseyside

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool - 1 £32,000 - 1
Systems Engineer
North West

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) IIS
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) Case Management
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (26.67%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) High Availability
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) HPUX
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
5 2 (13.33%) Fedora
5 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Case Management
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) High Availability
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Server Hardening
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Bourne shell
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VCAP
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) EMC
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago