Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Engineering
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 328 336
Rank change year-on-year +39 +8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 30 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
North West median annual salary £64,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.33% -5.26% -16.67%
10th Percentile £40,625 £37,500 £31,800
90th Percentile £72,660 £56,850 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Systems Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,397 10,681 11,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.43% 91.37% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7,268 8,562 9,258
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,989 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% -

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Systems Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in the North West

Systems Engineering
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineering in the North West.

Salary trend for Systems Engineering in the North West

Systems Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Engineering in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineering in the North West

Systems Engineering
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 Engineering within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 27 £64,500 +43.33% 6
Lancashire -11 2 £62,108 +3.51% 3
Cheshire +37 1 - - 4
Systems Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT jobs citing Systems Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Systems Engineering.

1 14 (46.67%) Azure
2 13 (43.33%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (40.00%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
4 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (36.67%) Firewall
4 11 (36.67%) MCSA
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (36.67%) NetApp
4 11 (36.67%) Change Control
4 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (36.67%) Office 365
4 11 (36.67%) Xbox
4 11 (36.67%) PlayStation
4 11 (36.67%) VCP6
4 11 (36.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (26.67%) DevOps
6 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (20.00%) AWS
8 5 (16.67%) Ansible
8 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Terraform
8 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) Public Sector

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Azure
2 11 (36.67%) Office 365
3 6 (20.00%) AWS
4 3 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 4 (13.33%) Local Government
3 3 (10.00%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Site Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Kafka
1 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) PlayStation
1 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
1 11 (36.67%) Xbox
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (36.67%) Change Control
2 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
2 11 (36.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) TOGAF
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Availability Management
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
7 4 (13.33%) Line Management
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Service Continuity Management
7 4 (13.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Go
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) MCSA
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) VCP6
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) JSP 440
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
1 5 (16.67%) Terraform
2 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) NetApp
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow