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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 623 593 581
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 233 313 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 213 263 251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,014
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,127
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.39%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
London +6 91 £55,000 - 13
South East -2 51 £52,500 - 5
East of England +14 27 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -10 22 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East Midlands +7 21 £52,500 -16.00% 1
North West +8 18 £47,000 +10.58% 2
South West -25 5 £45,000 +11.69%
Yorkshire -7 2 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 145 (32.66%) Finance
2 133 (29.95%) Project Management
3 119 (26.80%) Windows
4 112 (25.23%) Microsoft
5 76 (17.12%) ERP
6 71 (15.99%) SQL
7 68 (15.32%) SQL Server
7 68 (15.32%) MS Excel
7 68 (15.32%) Management Information System
8 60 (13.51%) Active Directory
9 59 (13.29%) ITIL
10 56 (12.61%) VMware
10 56 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 54 (12.16%) Linux
13 48 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (10.59%) TCP/IP
15 44 (9.91%) Change Management
15 44 (9.91%) Oracle
16 43 (9.68%) Degree
17 42 (9.46%) SAN
18 41 (9.23%) MS Exchange
19 39 (8.78%) CRM
19 39 (8.78%) PRINCE2
20 37 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 36 (8.11%) LAN
21 36 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
21 36 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
22 35 (7.88%) MySQL
23 34 (7.66%) DNS

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 41 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.28%) IIS
4 18 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.15%) Apache
8 10 (2.25%) CMS
9 6 (1.35%) WordPress
10 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.13%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.23%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 68 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.50%) MS Office
3 8 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.35%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.68%) MS Project
6 3 (0.68%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.90%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.68%) MFGPRO
7 3 (0.68%) Maximo
8 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.45%) assyst
8 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.45%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.45%) SmartPlant
9 1 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.23%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.80%) Office 365
4 6 (1.35%) SaaS
5 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.23%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.23%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.59%) TCP/IP
2 42 (9.46%) SAN
3 36 (8.11%) LAN
4 34 (7.66%) DNS
5 31 (6.98%) Firewall
6 27 (6.08%) WAN
6 27 (6.08%) VPN
7 16 (3.60%) DHCP
8 15 (3.38%) LDAP
9 14 (3.15%) Internet
10 13 (2.93%) iSCSI
11 12 (2.70%) SNMP
11 12 (2.70%) MRTG
12 10 (2.25%) Intranet
13 6 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.68%) IMAP
15 3 (0.68%) SMTP
15 3 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.88%) MySQL
3 29 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.90%) QlikView
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (1.58%) JIRA
2 6 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.68%) Maven
4 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 145 (32.66%) Finance
2 24 (5.41%) Retail
3 19 (4.28%) Marketing
4 18 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.38%) Law
6 13 (2.93%) Legal
7 7 (1.58%) Banking
7 7 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.35%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.13%) Billing
10 4 (0.90%) Back Office
10 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Front Office
11 2 (0.45%) Local Government
11 2 (0.45%) International Banking
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.86%) .NET
2 18 (4.05%) HTML
3 10 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (2.03%) jQuery
5 7 (1.58%) XML
6 6 (1.35%) CSS
7 4 (0.90%) JSON
7 4 (0.90%) Backbone.js
8 3 (0.68%) Web Services
8 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.68%) EDI
9 2 (0.45%) Middleware
9 2 (0.45%) J2EE
9 2 (0.45%) Ajax
9 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.45%) HTML5
10 1 (0.23%) CSS3
10 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.32%) Management Information System
2 56 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.93%) CESG
4 9 (2.03%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.03%) Streaming Video
4 9 (2.03%) Clustering
5 8 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.35%) CCTV
6 6 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.13%) FMCG
7 5 (1.13%) EPoS
8 3 (0.68%) User Experience
8 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.68%) GIS
8 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 119 (26.80%) Windows
2 55 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (12.16%) Linux
4 26 (5.86%) UNIX
4 26 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.93%) Ubuntu
7 10 (2.25%) CentOS
8 7 (1.58%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.13%) Solaris
10 4 (0.90%) Debian
10 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.90%) Android
10 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.45%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (29.95%) Project Management
2 76 (17.12%) ERP
3 59 (13.29%) ITIL
4 44 (9.91%) Change Management
5 39 (8.78%) CRM
5 39 (8.78%) PRINCE2
6 37 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 29 (6.53%) Line Management
10 26 (5.86%) Time Management
10 26 (5.86%) People Management
11 24 (5.41%) Budget Control
11 24 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 21 (4.73%) Data Management
13 19 (4.28%) Coaching
14 18 (4.05%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.83%) Workflow
16 16 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.99%) SQL
2 29 (6.53%) Java
3 16 (3.60%) Perl
4 15 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.93%) C#
6 12 (2.70%) C
6 12 (2.70%) PHP
6 12 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.80%) VBA
8 7 (1.58%) Python
9 6 (1.35%) VB
9 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.13%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.90%) Ruby
12 3 (0.68%) C++
12 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) VB6
14 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (9.68%) Degree
2 20 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.05%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.25%) PMP
5 10 (2.25%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.03%) MCSE
7 7 (1.58%) AAT
7 7 (1.58%) ACCA
7 7 (1.58%) CIMA
8 6 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.13%) CCNA
9 5 (1.13%) MCSA
10 4 (0.90%) MCTS
11 3 (0.68%) CISSP
11 3 (0.68%) CISM
12 2 (0.45%) MBA
12 2 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.70%) SLA
2 8 (1.80%) QA
3 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.23%) GAMP
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 48 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.25%) XenServer
5 4 (0.90%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.45%) NFS
6 2 (0.45%) Xen
6 2 (0.45%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
6 2 (0.45%) KVM
7 1 (0.23%) Ceph
7 1 (0.23%) LXC
7 1 (0.23%) iptables
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
7 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) Postfix
7 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (4.05%) Nagios
2 13 (2.93%) Icinga
3 11 (2.48%) WSUS
4 9 (2.03%) SELinux
5 8 (1.80%) SCOM
6 7 (1.58%) SCCM
7 6 (1.35%) SCOrch
8 5 (1.13%) Puppet
9 4 (0.90%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.45%) WMI
11 1 (0.23%) Graphite
11 1 (0.23%) SCSM
11 1 (0.23%) Graylog
11 1 (0.23%) logstash
11 1 (0.23%) Plesk
11 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.23%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.23%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 112 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 56 (12.61%) VMware
3 44 (9.91%) Oracle
4 32 (7.21%) SAP
5 20 (4.50%) Cisco
6 16 (3.60%) Citrix
7 14 (3.15%) Business Objects
8 13 (2.93%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.80%) IBM
10 7 (1.58%) HP
10 7 (1.58%) EMC
10 7 (1.58%) JD Edwards
10 7 (1.58%) Cognos
10 7 (1.58%) Remedy
11 6 (1.35%) NetApp
12 5 (1.13%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.13%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (1.13%) Sun
12 5 (1.13%) Websense
13 4 (0.90%) OpenText
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £5.4K Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k+
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + FS Bonus + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, training, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Paackage
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago