The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 135 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -9.00%
Systems Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2341 1791 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.39% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1461 1515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Birmingham region.

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Manager in their job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
4 4 (25.00%) Visualforce
4 4 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 4 (25.00%) JMS
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) DHTML
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) JDBC
4 4 (25.00%) JSP
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (18.75%) IT Audit
5 3 (18.75%) Threat Detection
5 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maximo
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) DHTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) JDBC
1 4 (25.00%) JMS
1 4 (25.00%) JSP
1 4 (25.00%) Visualforce
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
2 3 (18.75%) IT Audit
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Security Management
2 3 (18.75%) Threat Detection
3 2 (12.50%) CAFM
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP