The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 670 723 644
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 240 208 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 205 173 225
Average salary £54,393 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.78% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,600 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -12.00%
Systems Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in England

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in England

Systems Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
London +17 85 £60,000 +9.09% 22
South East +31 47 £55,000 +37.50% 6
East of England +4 27 £50,000 +11.11%
North West +40 19 £46,250 +25.00% 8
South West -8 18 £40,000 -33.33% 1
West Midlands -21 18 £63,750 +41.66% 5
Yorkshire +8 12 £43,750 +34.61% 1
North East - 7 £41,250 - 3
East Midlands -7 6 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 128 (26.50%) Finance
2 110 (22.77%) Project Management
3 102 (21.12%) Microsoft
4 95 (19.67%) Windows
5 88 (18.22%) SQL
6 74 (15.32%) Change Management
7 71 (14.70%) ITIL
8 67 (13.87%) Management Information System
9 65 (13.46%) VMware
10 62 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (12.63%) ERP
12 56 (11.59%) SQL Server
13 52 (10.77%) MS Excel
13 52 (10.77%) Firewall
13 52 (10.77%) Degree
14 50 (10.35%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (9.32%) Oracle
18 41 (8.49%) Linux
19 39 (8.07%) SAP
19 39 (8.07%) Windows Server
20 38 (7.87%) SAN
21 37 (7.66%) Cisco
21 37 (7.66%) PRINCE2
21 37 (7.66%) CRM
22 36 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
23 33 (6.83%) Active Directory
24 30 (6.21%) MS Exchange
24 30 (6.21%) .NET

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 30 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.07%) IIS
4 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.24%) Apache
7 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.62%) Documentum
9 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.41%) WordPress
11 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) SAS
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.62%) MS Project
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.21%) HipChat
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (3.93%) HFM
2 14 (2.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 13 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.24%) Cognos Controller
5 6 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.24%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 5 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (1.04%) JDE OneWorld
6 5 (1.04%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.83%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.83%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.62%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.62%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.41%) GoldMine
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.41%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.55%) Office 365
2 16 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.48%) SaaS
4 11 (2.28%) IaaS
4 11 (2.28%) PaaS
5 5 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (0.83%) Linode
7 3 (0.62%) Joyent
7 3 (0.62%) Taleo
8 2 (0.41%) GitHub
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Datadog
9 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 52 (10.77%) Firewall
2 38 (7.87%) SAN
3 29 (6.00%) LAN
3 29 (6.00%) WAN
4 24 (4.97%) DNS
5 15 (3.11%) DHCP
6 12 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.48%) VoIP
7 11 (2.28%) Cisco IPT
7 11 (2.28%) IP Telephony
7 11 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (2.07%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (2.07%) VPN
9 8 (1.66%) Internet
10 7 (1.45%) HTTP
10 7 (1.45%) Network Security
10 7 (1.45%) Skype
11 6 (1.24%) LDAP
12 5 (1.04%) IPv4
12 5 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.69%) MySQL
4 12 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.07%) Essbase
6 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.24%) Hyperion Smart View
8 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.04%) Redis
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.83%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.62%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.24%) JIRA
3 5 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.83%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.62%) MorphX
5 3 (0.62%) Subversion
6 2 (0.41%) Ant
6 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.41%) GitLab
6 2 (0.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.41%) JUnit
6 2 (0.41%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.41%) WATIR
7 1 (0.21%) Maven
7 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (26.50%) Finance
2 29 (6.00%) Retail
3 16 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.69%) Banking
4 13 (2.69%) Marketing
4 13 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.66%) Front Office
6 7 (1.45%) Law
7 6 (1.24%) Advertising
8 5 (1.04%) Local Government
9 4 (0.83%) Back Office
9 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.62%) Electronics
10 3 (0.62%) Legal
10 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Games
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.21%) .NET
2 12 (2.48%) XML
3 10 (2.07%) CSS
4 9 (1.86%) WPF
5 8 (1.66%) Web Services
6 7 (1.45%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.45%) Flash
6 7 (1.45%) JSON
6 7 (1.45%) WCF
7 5 (1.04%) LAMP
7 5 (1.04%) Mason
7 5 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.83%) HTML
8 4 (0.83%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.62%) COM
9 3 (0.62%) J2EE
9 3 (0.62%) RESTful
10 2 (0.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.87%) Management Information System
2 46 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.11%) Replication
6 10 (2.07%) FMCG
6 10 (2.07%) NHS
7 7 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.24%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.04%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.04%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.83%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.83%) PMI
10 4 (0.83%) User Experience
10 4 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (19.67%) Windows
2 41 (8.49%) Linux
3 39 (8.07%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (3.31%) Unix
6 13 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.45%) Solaris
8 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.83%) CentOS
10 4 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.83%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.62%) SmartOS
11 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.77%) Project Management
2 74 (15.32%) Change Management
3 71 (14.70%) ITIL
4 62 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (12.63%) ERP
6 50 (10.35%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (7.66%) CRM
7 37 (7.66%) PRINCE2
8 36 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (5.59%) Incident Management
10 25 (5.18%) Line Management
11 24 (4.97%) Mentoring
12 22 (4.55%) Business Analysis
13 21 (4.35%) Service Delivery
14 20 (4.14%) Release Management
14 20 (4.14%) Service Management
15 19 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (3.93%) Data Analysis
16 18 (3.73%) Scrum
17 17 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.22%) SQL
2 17 (3.52%) Java
3 15 (3.11%) C#
3 15 (3.11%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.48%) VB
5 10 (2.07%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.07%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.86%) VBA
7 8 (1.66%) Ruby
8 6 (1.24%) C++
8 6 (1.24%) Python
8 6 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.04%) Perl
9 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.04%) VBScript
10 4 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.62%) C
11 3 (0.62%) X++
12 2 (0.41%) R
13 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 52 (10.77%) Degree
2 28 (5.80%) ACCA
3 24 (4.97%) CIMA
4 23 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.66%) CIPD
5 8 (1.66%) MCSE
5 8 (1.66%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.24%) DBS Check
7 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.04%) HNC
8 5 (1.04%) HND
8 5 (1.04%) MCP
8 5 (1.04%) MCTS
8 5 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.83%) CCA
9 4 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.31%) SLA
3 6 (1.24%) QA
4 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.62%) GAAP
6 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.41%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.41%) SEPA
7 1 (0.21%) HL7
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.83%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.31%) XenApp
4 13 (2.69%) vSphere
5 10 (2.07%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.66%) Xen
7 7 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.24%) Docker
9 5 (1.04%) LXC
10 4 (0.83%) KVM
10 4 (0.83%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.86%) Puppet
1 9 (1.86%) ZABBIX
2 8 (1.66%) cPanel
2 8 (1.66%) Plesk
3 5 (1.04%) Graphite
3 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (1.04%) SCCM
3 5 (1.04%) SmoothWall
4 4 (0.83%) Ansible
4 4 (0.83%) Nagios
4 4 (0.83%) OpenNMS
4 4 (0.83%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.21%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 102 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.46%) VMware
3 45 (9.32%) Oracle
4 39 (8.07%) SAP
5 37 (7.66%) Cisco
6 23 (4.76%) Citrix
7 19 (3.93%) Hyperion
8 13 (2.69%) HP
9 12 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.07%) Dell
10 10 (2.07%) Google
10 10 (2.07%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.86%) Cognos
12 8 (1.66%) IFS
13 7 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
14 6 (1.24%) IBM
14 6 (1.24%) RedPrairie
15 5 (1.04%) Nimble Storage
15 5 (1.04%) Percona
15 5 (1.04%) Rackspace
London
Henderson Scott
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Leysen Associates
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £38-40,000 (negotiable) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Diocese
Salary: £33k - 36.9k per year + Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k - 120k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k - 120k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
glh Hotels Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Royal College of Psychiatrists
Salary: From £29,842 to £32,845 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: To £40,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Car, Bonus & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on experience) + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Melksham
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago