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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 236 257 244
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 28 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 28
Average salary £48,750 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,625 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £66,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
7259 8252 7907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.32% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5989 6882 6880
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Essex +16 13 £52,500 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire -9 5 £67,500 +41.36%
Bedfordshire +8 2 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £57,500 -
Systems Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (35.29%) Project Management
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 14 (27.45%) Change Management
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.53%) Time Management
6 11 (21.57%) Line Management
6 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
7 10 (19.61%) People Management
7 10 (19.61%) Degree
8 9 (17.65%) Scrum
8 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 9 (17.65%) Coaching
8 9 (17.65%) Project Governance
8 9 (17.65%) Business Transformation
9 8 (15.69%) ERP
10 7 (13.73%) Citrix
11 5 (9.80%) VMware
11 5 (9.80%) Finance
11 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (9.80%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
11 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (9.80%) Service Management
11 5 (9.80%) Firewall
11 5 (9.80%) NetApp
11 5 (9.80%) Websense
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco
11 5 (9.80%) Linux
11 5 (9.80%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.96%) Maximo
2 1 (1.96%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Local Government
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) jQuery
2 2 (3.92%) JSON
2 2 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) Life Science
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
1 5 (9.80%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
3 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Project Management
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 14 (27.45%) Change Management
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.53%) Time Management
6 11 (21.57%) Line Management
7 10 (19.61%) People Management
8 9 (17.65%) Scrum
8 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 9 (17.65%) Coaching
8 9 (17.65%) Project Governance
8 9 (17.65%) Business Transformation
9 8 (15.69%) ERP
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
11 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (7.84%) ITSM
11 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.88%) CRM
13 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) VB
2 2 (3.92%) C
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCPD
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
1 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Citrix
2 5 (9.80%) VMware
2 5 (9.80%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
2 5 (9.80%) NetApp
2 5 (9.80%) Websense
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) IBM