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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 127 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.093% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.099% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £33,643
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £49,125
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,625 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.92%
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
2148 2012 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.67% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1819 1358
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
1 3 (23.08%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix