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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 245 253 237
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 22 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 24
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
6975 7550 8053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.57% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5653 6252 6942
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +2 9 £67,500 +25.00%
Essex - 9 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £62,500 -
Systems Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (41.67%) Project Management
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Time Management
3 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 10 (27.78%) Line Management
3 10 (27.78%) People Management
4 9 (25.00%) Coaching
4 9 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 9 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) UNIX
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.89%) MS Office
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
9 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) ERP
9 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
10 3 (8.33%) CRM
10 3 (8.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Local Government
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Project Management
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 10 (27.78%) Time Management
3 10 (27.78%) Line Management
3 10 (27.78%) People Management
4 9 (25.00%) Coaching
4 9 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 9 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (5.56%) DSDM
9 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
2 1 (2.78%) Winbatch
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCPD
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
2 1 (2.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Websense
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix