The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 252 227 252
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 15 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.10%
Systems Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the East of England

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Hertfordshire -18 9 £67,500 +58.82%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £40,000 -
Suffolk +6 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Essex -10 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Programme Management
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) Finance
5 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 4 (11.11%) Logistics
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
6 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) GxP
7 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 3 (8.33%) Document Management
7 3 (8.33%) SAP
7 3 (8.33%) ERP
7 3 (8.33%) MS Office
7 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 3 (8.33%) People Management
7 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.33%) Time Management

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SCM
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Programme Management
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) Logistics
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 3 (8.33%) Document Management
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.33%) People Management
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) Winbatch
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ACCA
2 1 (2.78%) CIPFA
2 1 (2.78%) CIMA
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.33%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Progress
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) VMware