The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 120 112 133
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
Systems Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1798 1491 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.60% 93.71% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1223 1691
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 3 £55,500 -
Warrington -18 1 £54,000 +10.76%
Knutsford - 1 £56,000 -
Systems Manager
North West

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco