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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 648 635 547
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 232 239 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 198 200 285
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,050 £35,008
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 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
(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 -6 90 £55,000 -4.34% 11
East Midlands +24 32 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South East +1 32 £53,000 +6.00% 8
West Midlands -2 29 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +8 22 £45,000 -21.73%
South West -3 10 £52,500 - 5
North West +6 8 £33,750 -18.67% 3
Yorkshire -17 8 £40,000 -6.97%
South Coast - 1 - -
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 133 (28.66%) Project Management
2 132 (28.45%) Finance
3 127 (27.37%) Microsoft
4 120 (25.86%) Windows
5 87 (18.75%) SQL
6 81 (17.46%) ERP
7 77 (16.59%) MS Excel
8 68 (14.66%) SQL Server
8 68 (14.66%) Management Information System
9 63 (13.58%) ITIL
10 61 (13.15%) Active Directory
10 61 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (12.72%) VMware
12 56 (12.07%) Oracle
13 55 (11.85%) Linux
14 54 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 47 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (10.13%) PRINCE2
16 46 (9.91%) CRM
17 43 (9.27%) Change Management
18 42 (9.05%) Service Delivery
19 41 (8.84%) TCP/IP
19 41 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
20 39 (8.41%) Degree
21 38 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
22 37 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
23 36 (7.76%) Line Management
24 35 (7.54%) SAN
24 35 (7.54%) MS Exchange
25 34 (7.33%) SharePoint

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (7.54%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.33%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.31%) IIS
4 16 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.80%) CMS
5 13 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (2.80%) WordPress
6 11 (2.37%) Apache
7 10 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.29%) ColdFusion
9 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.86%) Mule
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 77 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.82%) MS Office
3 10 (2.16%) MS Project
4 6 (1.29%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (3.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.51%) Dynamics GP
5 7 (1.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle HRMS
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.86%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.43%) SmartPlant
9 2 (0.43%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.53%) Office 365
2 12 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.08%) SaaS
4 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) Taleo
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.84%) TCP/IP
2 35 (7.54%) SAN
3 29 (6.25%) LAN
4 28 (6.03%) WAN
5 24 (5.17%) Firewall
6 23 (4.96%) DNS
7 17 (3.66%) Internet
7 17 (3.66%) VPN
8 14 (3.02%) LDAP
9 13 (2.80%) DHCP
10 12 (2.59%) SNMP
10 12 (2.59%) Intranet
10 12 (2.59%) iSCSI
10 12 (2.59%) MRTG
11 5 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.86%) Wireless
13 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.43%) Network Security
14 1 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.68%) MySQL
3 29 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.51%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.08%) Ingres
10 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.86%) QlikView
11 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.65%) JIRA
3 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.43%) Toad
5 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 132 (28.45%) Finance
2 21 (4.53%) Retail
2 21 (4.53%) Marketing
3 16 (3.45%) Legal
4 14 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.80%) Law
6 6 (1.29%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.86%) Advertising
8 4 (0.86%) Billing
8 4 (0.86%) Banking
9 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.43%) Front Office
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
10 2 (0.43%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.96%) .NET
2 17 (3.66%) HTML
3 10 (2.16%) XML
4 9 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (1.29%) jQuery
5 6 (1.29%) Web Services
5 6 (1.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.86%) CSS
6 4 (0.86%) SOAP
6 4 (0.86%) Backbone.js
7 3 (0.65%) REST
7 3 (0.65%) J2EE
8 2 (0.43%) EDI
8 2 (0.43%) LAMP
8 2 (0.43%) HTML5
9 1 (0.22%) CSS3
9 1 (0.22%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.22%) WinForms
9 1 (0.22%) JSON
9 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.66%) Management Information System
2 61 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.80%) CESG
4 12 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.94%) Streaming Video
6 7 (1.51%) User Experience
6 7 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.29%) EPoS
7 6 (1.29%) Clustering
8 5 (1.08%) CCTV
9 3 (0.65%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.43%) Ontologies
10 2 (0.43%) Open Source
10 2 (0.43%) Social Media
10 2 (0.43%) IVR
10 2 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (25.86%) Windows
2 55 (11.85%) Linux
3 54 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (5.17%) UNIX
4 24 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.02%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.16%) CentOS
8 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.86%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.65%) Debian
10 3 (0.65%) AIX
11 2 (0.43%) Android
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.22%) Fedora
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (28.66%) Project Management
2 81 (17.46%) ERP
3 63 (13.58%) ITIL
4 47 (10.13%) PRINCE2
5 46 (9.91%) CRM
6 43 (9.27%) Change Management
7 42 (9.05%) Service Delivery
8 41 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (7.76%) Line Management
12 28 (6.03%) People Management
12 28 (6.03%) Time Management
13 27 (5.82%) Business Analysis
14 24 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (4.74%) Workflow
16 21 (4.53%) E-Commerce
16 21 (4.53%) Web Development
17 19 (4.09%) Coaching
18 18 (3.88%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 87 (18.75%) SQL
2 27 (5.82%) Java
3 19 (4.09%) PHP
4 11 (2.37%) C
4 11 (2.37%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.37%) Perl
5 10 (2.16%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.16%) C#
5 10 (2.16%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.51%) VBA
8 3 (0.65%) VB
8 3 (0.65%) C++
9 2 (0.43%) Python
9 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) AWK
10 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.22%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 39 (8.41%) Degree
2 24 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (2.37%) MCSE
6 10 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.51%) AAT
8 7 (1.51%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.51%) ACCA
8 7 (1.51%) CIMA
9 6 (1.29%) PMP
9 6 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.29%) MCSA
10 5 (1.08%) CCNA
10 5 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.86%) MCTS
12 3 (0.65%) CISM
12 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.45%) SLA
2 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.86%) QA
6 3 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.65%) GAMP
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (13.15%) Active Directory
2 47 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.94%) XenApp
4 9 (1.94%) XenServer
5 5 (1.08%) MetaFrame
5 5 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (0.86%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (3.02%) Nagios
2 13 (2.80%) WSUS
2 13 (2.80%) SCOM
3 12 (2.59%) Icinga
4 11 (2.37%) SCCM
5 9 (1.94%) SELinux
6 8 (1.72%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.86%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.43%) Puppet
10 1 (0.22%) WMI
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.22%) MOM
10 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.22%) Plesk
10 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 127 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.72%) VMware
3 56 (12.07%) Oracle
4 30 (6.47%) SAP
5 27 (5.82%) Citrix
6 18 (3.88%) Cisco
7 16 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.59%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.16%) EMC
10 8 (1.72%) Avaya
11 7 (1.51%) IBM
11 7 (1.51%) Sage
11 7 (1.51%) Remedy
12 5 (1.08%) McAfee
12 5 (1.08%) Symantec
12 5 (1.08%) Lotus
12 5 (1.08%) JD Edwards
12 5 (1.08%) Cognos
12 5 (1.08%) Sun
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Work From Home
Posted: 2 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £22,000 - £30,000 + Car Allowance +
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
London
networx
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Melksham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East Wales
Welsh Government
Salary: £36,000 - £42,850, in exceptional circumstances allowances may be payable
Posted: 11 days ago
Melksham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago