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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 596 627 541
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 299 222 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 249 184 344
Average salary £51,750 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,600 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
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
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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
London +22 113 £60,000 +9.09% 21
South East +34 91 £50,000 -9.09% 8
East of England -16 20 £40,800 -18.40% 1
West Midlands +8 18 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Midlands +4 18 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -30 16 £35,000 - 1
South West -31 11 £52,500 +5.00% 5
North West -18 10 £52,000 +18.18%
North East -7 2 £47,000 +44.61%
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 189 (29.76%) Project Management
2 185 (29.13%) Finance
3 126 (19.84%) SQL
4 117 (18.43%) Oracle
5 116 (18.27%) Microsoft
6 108 (17.01%) Windows
7 101 (15.91%) SQL Server
8 89 (14.02%) ITIL
9 87 (13.70%) Degree
10 84 (13.23%) ERP
11 75 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
12 74 (11.65%) Management Information System
13 69 (10.87%) CRM
14 64 (10.08%) MS Excel
15 63 (9.92%) PRINCE2
15 63 (9.92%) Retail
16 59 (9.29%) Line Management
17 56 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
18 50 (7.87%) VMware
18 50 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
19 45 (7.09%) Linux
20 42 (6.61%) .NET
21 40 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (5.98%) Active Directory
22 38 (5.98%) Mentoring
23 37 (5.83%) SLA
23 37 (5.83%) Change Management
23 37 (5.83%) Logistics
24 35 (5.51%) SAP

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 34 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.94%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.05%) Apache
4 10 (1.57%) Lync
5 7 (1.10%) WordPress
5 7 (1.10%) nginx
5 7 (1.10%) Apache Solr
5 7 (1.10%) Drupal
6 6 (0.94%) Mule
6 6 (0.94%) Documentum
6 6 (0.94%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.94%) IIS
6 6 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (0.79%) CMS
8 4 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 64 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.09%) MS Office
3 12 (1.89%) SPSS
4 10 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.94%) MS Project
5 6 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 30 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (3.31%) Agresso
3 18 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (2.36%) Cognos TM1
4 15 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 13 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
5 13 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (1.73%) Oracle iProcurement
7 11 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 8 (1.26%) SAP BPC
9 8 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.63%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.63%) Servitor
10 4 (0.63%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.83%) SaaS
2 8 (1.26%) Office 365
3 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.09%) LAN
1 26 (4.09%) SAN
2 22 (3.46%) WAN
3 21 (3.31%) DNS
4 20 (3.15%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.15%) Firewall
5 18 (2.83%) VPN
6 16 (2.52%) DHCP
6 16 (2.52%) Intranet
7 10 (1.57%) SMTP
8 7 (1.10%) POP3
8 7 (1.10%) ICMP
9 6 (0.94%) Internet
9 6 (0.94%) Network Security
10 4 (0.63%) MVNO
10 4 (0.63%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.63%) HTTP
10 4 (0.63%) ADSL
10 4 (0.63%) SS7
10 4 (0.63%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.41%) MySQL
3 27 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (3.46%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.15%) OLAP
7 18 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.20%) ROLAP
9 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (1.57%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.10%) DTS
12 7 (1.10%) MS Access
13 6 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.94%) Essbase
13 6 (0.94%) Hyperion Smart View
14 5 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (1.89%) Toad
2 10 (1.57%) Subversion
3 9 (1.42%) JIRA
4 6 (0.94%) Artifactory
4 6 (0.94%) Maven
5 4 (0.63%) JMeter
5 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.47%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.31%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.16%) PVCS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
General
1 185 (29.13%) Finance
2 63 (9.92%) Retail
3 24 (3.78%) Advertising
3 24 (3.78%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.99%) Back Office
4 19 (2.99%) Marketing
5 17 (2.68%) Legal
6 14 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.20%) Banking
7 10 (1.57%) Publishing
8 8 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.26%) Law
8 8 (1.26%) Billing
9 6 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.63%) Front Office
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.61%) .NET
2 32 (5.04%) HTML
3 27 (4.25%) Web Services
4 16 (2.52%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.05%) XML
6 10 (1.57%) CSS
6 10 (1.57%) HTML5
7 8 (1.26%) Ajax
7 8 (1.26%) jQuery
8 7 (1.10%) Regular Expression
9 6 (0.94%) Struts
9 6 (0.94%) Hibernate
9 6 (0.94%) Spring
9 6 (0.94%) JSP
9 6 (0.94%) Servlets
9 6 (0.94%) J2EE
9 6 (0.94%) EJB
10 5 (0.79%) SOAP
11 4 (0.63%) Memcached
12 3 (0.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (11.65%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.83%) EPoS
5 14 (2.20%) E-Learning
6 10 (1.57%) Replication
7 9 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.10%) DTV
9 6 (0.94%) Clustering
9 6 (0.94%) User Experience
10 5 (0.79%) Life Science
11 4 (0.63%) MPEG
11 4 (0.63%) iPhone
11 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.63%) Kindle
11 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.63%) IVR
11 4 (0.63%) NHS
11 4 (0.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 108 (17.01%) Windows
2 45 (7.09%) Linux
3 40 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (5.51%) UNIX
5 26 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.10%) Solaris
8 7 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.94%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.94%) CentOS
10 5 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.63%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.31%) AIX
14 1 (0.16%) OS/400
14 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (29.76%) Project Management
2 89 (14.02%) ITIL
3 84 (13.23%) ERP
4 69 (10.87%) CRM
5 63 (9.92%) PRINCE2
6 59 (9.29%) Line Management
7 56 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (5.98%) Mentoring
11 37 (5.83%) Change Management
11 37 (5.83%) Logistics
12 33 (5.20%) Business Analysis
13 30 (4.72%) Service Delivery
14 29 (4.57%) E-Commerce
14 29 (4.57%) Data Management
14 29 (4.57%) Coaching
15 24 (3.78%) People Management
16 23 (3.62%) Performance Management
17 22 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 126 (19.84%) SQL
2 28 (4.41%) Java
3 22 (3.46%) VBA
4 18 (2.83%) T-SQL
5 16 (2.52%) VB
6 15 (2.36%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.20%) PHP
8 12 (1.89%) C#
8 12 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.42%) Perl
9 9 (1.42%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.26%) VBScript
11 7 (1.10%) C
12 6 (0.94%) Ruby
13 5 (0.79%) Python
14 3 (0.47%) Korn
14 3 (0.47%) Groovy
15 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.16%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 87 (13.70%) Degree
2 25 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.99%) MCSE
3 19 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (2.68%) MCSA
5 16 (2.52%) MCITP
6 13 (2.05%) PMP
6 13 (2.05%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.42%) CCNA
9 8 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.94%) CIMA
11 6 (0.94%) ACCA
12 5 (0.79%) CCNP
13 4 (0.63%) MCP
13 4 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.83%) SLA
2 16 (2.52%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.42%) QA
4 7 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.10%) GxP
5 2 (0.31%) MiFID
5 2 (0.31%) TickIT
5 2 (0.31%) EMIR
5 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.79%) vSphere
6 4 (0.63%) Varnish
6 4 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (0.63%) NFS
7 3 (0.47%) Docker
8 2 (0.31%) Xsan
8 2 (0.31%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) XenServer
9 1 (0.16%) Samba
9 1 (0.16%) qmail
9 1 (0.16%) Postfix
9 1 (0.16%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.10%) HAProxy
2 7 (1.10%) ZABBIX
2 7 (1.10%) Capistrano
3 6 (0.94%) Puppet
4 5 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.63%) SCCM
6 3 (0.47%) SCOM
6 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.47%) Nagios
6 3 (0.47%) Ansible
7 2 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.31%) Netcool
8 1 (0.16%) OpenView
8 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 117 (18.43%) Oracle
2 116 (18.27%) Microsoft
3 50 (7.87%) VMware
4 35 (5.51%) SAP
5 28 (4.41%) Cisco
5 28 (4.41%) Citrix
6 23 (3.62%) Northgate
7 19 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.83%) Capita
9 17 (2.68%) Sun
10 16 (2.52%) Cognos
10 16 (2.52%) Sage
11 11 (1.73%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (1.57%) HP
12 10 (1.57%) Apple
13 9 (1.42%) Dell
13 9 (1.42%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.42%) Avaya
13 9 (1.42%) Netezza
13 9 (1.42%) Vertica
Richmond, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare,25 days
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bloxham, Oxfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 Per Annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: £80k to £90K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hudson - Greystar
Salary: Excellent base salary + bonus potential
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago