Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Engineering
England > North West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 311 316
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +32
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 25 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 34
North West median annual salary £45,000 £61,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.13% +49.70% -18.20%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,775 £67,925 £64,625
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -4.76%

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 10,292 11,946 11,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.07% 91.64% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,265 9,514 9,447
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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 -19 21 £45,000 -29.41% 2
Lancashire - 4 £54,819 - 12
Systems Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (68.00%) Selenium
3 17 (68.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) C++
3 17 (68.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Scrum
4 15 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (56.00%) DevOps
6 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (52.00%) VMware
6 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (48.00%) Validation
7 12 (48.00%) Perl
7 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
7 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
7 12 (48.00%) Cucumber
7 12 (48.00%) SDLC
8 11 (44.00%) Time Management
8 11 (44.00%) Information Security
9 9 (36.00%) C
9 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (36.00%) Line Management
10 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
10 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
10 8 (32.00%) Electronics
11 7 (28.00%) CISSP
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
1 5 (20.00%) SSL
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Selenium
2 12 (48.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (20.00%) CodeSonar
4 5 (20.00%) git-flow
4 5 (20.00%) Robot Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Integration Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Integration Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.00%) Django
1 5 (20.00%) Java EE
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
1 5 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (20.00%) REST
1 5 (20.00%) SOAP
1 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 5 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (4.00%) SGML
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Android
3 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (68.00%) Scrum
3 15 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (56.00%) DevOps
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (48.00%) SDLC
6 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
6 12 (48.00%) Validation
7 11 (44.00%) Information Security
7 11 (44.00%) Time Management
8 9 (36.00%) Line Management
9 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (20.00%) Kanban
11 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
11 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
1 17 (68.00%) Java
1 17 (68.00%) Python
2 12 (48.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (20.00%) GIAC
4 5 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (20.00%) SANS
4 5 (20.00%) SSCP
5 4 (16.00%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (8.00%) CRISC
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) Docker
3 5 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Salt
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian