The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 117 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1860 1903 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.18% 93.70% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1684 1401
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Manager
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix