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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 588 638 551
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 312 226 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 258 196 321
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
103237 94545 105384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84342 79126 90809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -12 107 £58,750 +6.81% 13
South East +9 87 £50,000 +2.04% 7
East of England -16 26 £37,500 -38.77% 1
West Midlands +12 25 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Yorkshire -33 22 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Midlands +3 18 £52,500 +5.00% 3
North West -17 12 £40,000 -9.09% 2
South West -23 11 £47,500 -11.62% 1
Midlands +18 2 £65,000 +18.18%
North East -2 2 £47,000 +44.61%
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 200 (32.00%) Project Management
2 185 (29.60%) Finance
3 121 (19.36%) Microsoft
4 113 (18.08%) Oracle
5 112 (17.92%) Windows
6 110 (17.60%) SQL
7 96 (15.36%) SQL Server
8 90 (14.40%) ITIL
9 89 (14.24%) Degree
10 81 (12.96%) ERP
11 79 (12.64%) Management Information System
12 70 (11.20%) PRINCE2
13 68 (10.88%) CRM
14 67 (10.72%) MS Excel
15 61 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 60 (9.60%) Retail
17 51 (8.16%) VMware
18 48 (7.68%) Linux
19 42 (6.72%) Active Directory
20 41 (6.56%) SharePoint
20 41 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
21 40 (6.40%) .NET
21 40 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
22 39 (6.24%) SAP
22 39 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (5.92%) SLA
24 36 (5.76%) Service Delivery
24 36 (5.76%) Change Management
24 36 (5.76%) Data Management
24 36 (5.76%) Logistics

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.08%) Apache
4 10 (1.60%) Lync
5 8 (1.28%) nginx
6 7 (1.12%) Apache Solr
6 7 (1.12%) Drupal
6 7 (1.12%) WordPress
7 6 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.96%) IIS
7 6 (0.96%) Documentum
7 6 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.80%) CMS
9 4 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.64%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.32%) FileNet
Applications
1 67 (10.72%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.96%) MS Office
3 9 (1.44%) SPSS
4 8 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.64%) MS Project
8 2 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 30 (4.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (2.72%) Agresso
4 17 (2.72%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
6 15 (2.40%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
8 12 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 9 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 8 (1.28%) SAP BPC
11 8 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (0.96%) SAP HR
13 4 (0.64%) SAP CO
13 4 (0.64%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.88%) SaaS
2 11 (1.76%) Office 365
3 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.00%) LAN
1 25 (4.00%) DNS
2 24 (3.84%) Firewall
3 23 (3.68%) SAN
4 21 (3.36%) WAN
5 19 (3.04%) DHCP
6 18 (2.88%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.40%) VPN
8 12 (1.92%) Intranet
9 11 (1.76%) SMTP
9 11 (1.76%) Network Security
10 7 (1.12%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.12%) POP3
10 7 (1.12%) ICMP
11 6 (0.96%) Internet
12 5 (0.80%) HTTP
13 4 (0.64%) ADSL
13 4 (0.64%) SS7
13 4 (0.64%) TCAP
13 4 (0.64%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.48%) MySQL
3 27 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.52%) OLAP
6 20 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.40%) ROLAP
9 13 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.76%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.60%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.12%) MS Access
13 7 (1.12%) DTS
14 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.80%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.80%) QlikView
15 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (1.92%) Subversion
2 10 (1.60%) JIRA
3 9 (1.44%) Toad
4 6 (0.96%) Maven
4 6 (0.96%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.64%) JMeter
6 3 (0.48%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.16%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.16%) Redmine
8 1 (0.16%) PVCS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 185 (29.60%) Finance
2 60 (9.60%) Retail
3 28 (4.48%) Marketing
4 23 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.88%) Advertising
6 17 (2.72%) Legal
7 15 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.24%) Banking
8 14 (2.24%) Back Office
9 13 (2.08%) Publishing
10 11 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.44%) Law
12 7 (1.12%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.12%) Billing
13 4 (0.64%) Games
13 4 (0.64%) Front Office
14 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.48%) Electronics
14 3 (0.48%) Military
14 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.40%) .NET
2 27 (4.32%) HTML
3 25 (4.00%) Web Services
4 12 (1.92%) XML
4 12 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.60%) CSS
5 10 (1.60%) HTML5
6 8 (1.28%) jQuery
6 8 (1.28%) Ajax
7 7 (1.12%) Regular Expression
8 6 (0.96%) Struts
8 6 (0.96%) Hibernate
8 6 (0.96%) Spring
8 6 (0.96%) JSP
8 6 (0.96%) Servlets
8 6 (0.96%) J2EE
8 6 (0.96%) EJB
9 5 (0.80%) SOAP
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.64%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.64%) Management Information System
2 22 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.88%) EPoS
4 11 (1.76%) E-Learning
5 10 (1.60%) Replication
5 10 (1.60%) Blackberry
6 9 (1.44%) NHS
7 7 (1.12%) DTV
8 6 (0.96%) Clustering
9 5 (0.80%) Life Science
10 4 (0.64%) FMCG
10 4 (0.64%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.64%) MPEG
10 4 (0.64%) IVR
10 4 (0.64%) Kindle
10 4 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.48%) Social Media
11 3 (0.48%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 112 (17.92%) Windows
2 48 (7.68%) Linux
3 40 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (5.28%) UNIX
5 25 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.44%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.44%) Solaris
8 8 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.80%) CentOS
10 5 (0.80%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.64%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) OS/400
13 1 (0.16%) HPUX
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (32.00%) Project Management
2 90 (14.40%) ITIL
3 81 (12.96%) ERP
4 70 (11.20%) PRINCE2
5 68 (10.88%) CRM
6 61 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (5.76%) Service Delivery
9 36 (5.76%) Change Management
9 36 (5.76%) Data Management
9 36 (5.76%) Logistics
10 33 (5.28%) Business Analysis
11 29 (4.64%) E-Commerce
11 29 (4.64%) Change Control
12 24 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (3.84%) Migration
13 22 (3.52%) Supplier Management
13 22 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (3.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (17.60%) SQL
2 27 (4.32%) Java
3 23 (3.68%) VBA
4 17 (2.72%) VB
5 14 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.24%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.24%) PHP
6 13 (2.08%) C#
7 11 (1.76%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.44%) Perl
9 8 (1.28%) VBScript
9 8 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.28%) C
10 7 (1.12%) Ruby
11 5 (0.80%) Python
12 3 (0.48%) Korn
12 3 (0.48%) Groovy
13 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 89 (14.24%) Degree
2 26 (4.16%) ITIL Certification
3 23 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.56%) MCSE
5 15 (2.40%) MCSA
6 14 (2.24%) PMP
6 14 (2.24%) MCITP
7 13 (2.08%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.28%) ACCA
9 8 (1.28%) CIMA
9 8 (1.28%) CCNA
10 5 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.80%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (0.64%) CCNP
11 4 (0.64%) MCP
12 3 (0.48%) MBA
12 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.92%) SLA
2 22 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.44%) QA
4 8 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.12%) GxP
5 7 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.32%) EMIR
6 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.32%) MiFID
6 2 (0.32%) TickIT
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.44%) vSphere
5 6 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.64%) NFS
6 4 (0.64%) Varnish
6 4 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.48%) Docker
8 2 (0.32%) Xsan
8 2 (0.32%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) XenServer
9 1 (0.16%) qmail
9 1 (0.16%) Postfix
9 1 (0.16%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.16%) Samba
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.44%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.12%) HAProxy
3 7 (1.12%) ZABBIX
3 7 (1.12%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.96%) ARCserve
5 5 (0.80%) Puppet
6 4 (0.64%) SCCM
7 3 (0.48%) SCOM
7 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.48%) Ansible
8 2 (0.32%) Netcool
8 2 (0.32%) Nagios
8 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView
9 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 121 (19.36%) Microsoft
2 113 (18.08%) Oracle
3 51 (8.16%) VMware
4 39 (6.24%) SAP
5 33 (5.28%) Cisco
6 23 (3.68%) Citrix
7 20 (3.20%) Northgate
8 17 (2.72%) Cognos
9 15 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
9 15 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.24%) Sun
11 13 (2.08%) Sage
12 11 (1.76%) Capita
13 10 (1.60%) Netezza
13 10 (1.60%) Vertica
13 10 (1.60%) Business Objects
13 10 (1.60%) HP
14 9 (1.44%) Veritas
15 8 (1.28%) Hyperion
16 7 (1.12%) Dell
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrews
Salary: From £30,065 to £42,282 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £80k - 110k per year + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Woking
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, great holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25 + days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare,25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +6k car allowance, 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parliamentary ICT
Salary: From £34,989 to £42,401 per annum band B1 salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + healthcare, pension, holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Middlesex
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago