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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 654 633 556
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 232 273 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 207 220 296
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 92 £57,500 +0.43% 17
South East +7 39 £52,500 -9.48% 13
East Midlands +30 31 £52,500 -8.69% 1
West Midlands -20 27 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +18 22 £56,000 +14.28% 3
North West +14 10 £42,250 +1.80% 3
South West -27 8 £44,000 -6.35% 2
Yorkshire -13 4 £40,000 -6.97% 1
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 142 (31.21%) Finance
2 137 (30.11%) Project Management
3 121 (26.59%) Microsoft
4 120 (26.37%) Windows
5 77 (16.92%) ERP
6 75 (16.48%) MS Excel
7 74 (16.26%) SQL
7 74 (16.26%) Management Information System
8 66 (14.51%) ITIL
9 65 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 64 (14.07%) Active Directory
11 61 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
12 59 (12.97%) VMware
13 55 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 49 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (10.77%) Oracle
14 49 (10.77%) Linux
15 48 (10.55%) PRINCE2
16 45 (9.89%) TCP/IP
16 45 (9.89%) Change Management
17 43 (9.45%) Degree
18 42 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (9.01%) SAN
19 41 (9.01%) CRM
19 41 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
20 39 (8.57%) MS Exchange
21 37 (8.13%) Line Management
22 35 (7.69%) LAN
23 34 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (7.47%) SharePoint

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 39 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.47%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.96%) IIS
4 17 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.86%) CMS
6 12 (2.64%) Apache
7 11 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.98%) WordPress
9 6 (1.32%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.66%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.44%) Mule
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 75 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.37%) MS Office
3 8 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.54%) MS Project
5 6 (1.32%) InfoPath
6 5 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.64%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.76%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.88%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.66%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.66%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.44%) assyst
9 2 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.44%) SmartPlant
9 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
10 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.52%) Office 365
2 15 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.10%) SaaS
4 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.89%) TCP/IP
2 41 (9.01%) SAN
3 35 (7.69%) LAN
4 30 (6.59%) Firewall
5 29 (6.37%) WAN
5 29 (6.37%) DNS
6 21 (4.62%) VPN
7 15 (3.30%) DHCP
8 14 (3.08%) LDAP
9 13 (2.86%) Internet
10 12 (2.64%) SNMP
10 12 (2.64%) iSCSI
10 12 (2.64%) MRTG
11 9 (1.98%) Intranet
12 6 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.44%) Wireless
14 2 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.44%) WLAN
14 2 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.03%) MySQL
3 31 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (2.64%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.64%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.88%) QlikView
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.66%) Ingres
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.10%) JIRA
3 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 142 (31.21%) Finance
2 24 (5.27%) Marketing
3 22 (4.84%) Retail
4 19 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.30%) Law
5 15 (3.30%) Legal
6 7 (1.54%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.10%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.88%) Billing
8 4 (0.88%) Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) International Banking
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.49%) .NET
2 17 (3.74%) HTML
3 9 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (1.98%) jQuery
4 7 (1.54%) XML
5 5 (1.10%) Web Services
5 5 (1.10%) CSS
6 4 (0.88%) Backbone.js
7 3 (0.66%) SOAP
7 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.66%) EDI
7 3 (0.66%) JSON
8 2 (0.44%) Ajax
8 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.44%) Middleware
8 2 (0.44%) J2EE
8 2 (0.44%) HTML5
8 2 (0.44%) REST
9 1 (0.22%) CSS3
9 1 (0.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.26%) Management Information System
2 61 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.86%) CESG
4 9 (1.98%) Streaming Video
4 9 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.32%) CCTV
7 6 (1.32%) Clustering
8 5 (1.10%) EPoS
8 5 (1.10%) User Experience
9 4 (0.88%) FMCG
10 3 (0.66%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.66%) Replication
11 2 (0.44%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.44%) IVR
11 2 (0.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 120 (26.37%) Windows
2 55 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (10.77%) Linux
4 26 (5.71%) UNIX
5 24 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (3.74%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.20%) CentOS
9 8 (1.76%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.32%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.88%) Debian
12 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.66%) AIX
12 3 (0.66%) Solaris
12 3 (0.66%) Android
13 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.22%) Fedora
14 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.11%) Project Management
2 77 (16.92%) ERP
3 66 (14.51%) ITIL
4 48 (10.55%) PRINCE2
5 45 (9.89%) Change Management
6 42 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (9.01%) CRM
7 41 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (8.13%) Line Management
9 34 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (7.25%) Service Delivery
11 30 (6.59%) Time Management
12 28 (6.15%) People Management
12 28 (6.15%) Business Analysis
13 24 (5.27%) Budget Control
14 19 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (3.96%) Workflow
15 18 (3.96%) Validation
16 17 (3.74%) E-Commerce
16 17 (3.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.26%) SQL
2 27 (5.93%) Java
3 14 (3.08%) C
3 14 (3.08%) PHP
4 13 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.64%) Perl
5 12 (2.64%) C#
6 11 (2.42%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.54%) VBA
8 5 (1.10%) VB
8 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.10%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.88%) C++
10 3 (0.66%) Python
11 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) AWK
12 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.22%) Winbatch
12 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (9.45%) Degree
2 22 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.98%) MCSE
7 8 (1.76%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.54%) ACCA
8 7 (1.54%) PMP
8 7 (1.54%) CIMA
8 7 (1.54%) AAT
9 6 (1.32%) MCSA
10 5 (1.10%) CCNA
10 5 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.88%) MCTS
12 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.66%) CISSP
12 3 (0.66%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.52%) SLA
2 7 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.54%) QA
3 6 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.66%) GAMP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (14.07%) Active Directory
2 49 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.20%) XenServer
5 5 (1.10%) XenApp
6 4 (0.88%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.66%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.22%) NFS
9 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.22%) vSphere
9 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (3.30%) Nagios
2 12 (2.64%) WSUS
2 12 (2.64%) Icinga
3 9 (1.98%) SELinux
4 7 (1.54%) SCCM
5 6 (1.32%) SCOM
6 5 (1.10%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.88%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.44%) Puppet
10 1 (0.22%) WMI
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
1 121 (26.59%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.97%) VMware
3 49 (10.77%) Oracle
4 32 (7.03%) SAP
5 25 (5.49%) Citrix
6 21 (4.62%) Cisco
7 15 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.86%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.98%) EMC
9 9 (1.98%) Remedy
10 8 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.76%) IBM
11 7 (1.54%) Cognos
11 7 (1.54%) HP
11 7 (1.54%) JD Edwards
12 5 (1.10%) NetApp
12 5 (1.10%) Avaya
13 4 (0.88%) Dell
13 4 (0.88%) Sun
13 4 (0.88%) Apple
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits and flexi time
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £44995 - £63522 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Competitive salary depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + DOE, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Full Corporate Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redwood Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago