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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 643 602 637
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 240 321 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 211 267 193
Average salary £53,054 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.10% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
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
97611 102712 93841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82251 83877 78553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -20 93 £60,000 - 12
South East -36 47 £50,750 +1.50% 7
North West +18 27 £45,000 +12.50% 7
West Midlands -8 21 £56,250 +12.50%
East Midlands +1 15 £41,674 -16.65% 1
East of England -9 14 £57,500 +57.53% 1
Yorkshire +1 13 £45,160 +29.02% 2
South West -21 9 £60,000 +26.31% 8
North East -7 1 £40,000 -14.89%
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 156 (33.55%) Finance
2 136 (29.25%) Project Management
3 94 (20.22%) Microsoft
4 93 (20.00%) Windows
5 86 (18.49%) ERP
6 84 (18.06%) SQL
7 67 (14.41%) SQL Server
8 64 (13.76%) Management Information System
9 63 (13.55%) ITIL
10 61 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 58 (12.47%) SAP
12 53 (11.40%) Line Management
13 51 (10.97%) MS Excel
14 49 (10.54%) Oracle
14 49 (10.54%) .NET
15 46 (9.89%) Change Management
16 45 (9.68%) CRM
16 45 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (9.03%) Linux
18 40 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (8.17%) PRINCE2
19 38 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (7.96%) Active Directory
21 35 (7.53%) VMware
22 33 (7.10%) Service Delivery
23 32 (6.88%) SharePoint
24 30 (6.45%) Legal
24 30 (6.45%) Manufacturing
24 30 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 30 (6.45%) Banking

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.16%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.94%) IIS
4 8 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.51%) Apache
6 4 (0.86%) WordPress
6 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.65%) JBoss
7 3 (0.65%) CMS
8 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.43%) Documentum
9 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 51 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.87%) MS Visio
2 18 (3.87%) MS Office
3 7 (1.51%) MS Project
3 7 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.65%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (3.44%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (2.37%) SAP ERP
3 10 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.29%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.86%) Maximo
8 3 (0.65%) Summit
8 3 (0.65%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.65%) Agresso
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.65%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.72%) SaaS
3 4 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.65%) Office 365
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Joyent
6 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.02%) Firewall
2 25 (5.38%) LAN
2 25 (5.38%) DNS
3 20 (4.30%) WAN
4 17 (3.66%) VPN
5 16 (3.44%) SAN
6 14 (3.01%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.80%) DHCP
8 6 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (1.08%) Network Security
9 5 (1.08%) Internet
9 5 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.86%) VLAN
10 4 (0.86%) HTTP
11 3 (0.65%) IPv6
11 3 (0.65%) SMTP
11 3 (0.65%) VoIP
11 3 (0.65%) WLAN
11 3 (0.65%) IMAP
11 3 (0.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.37%) MySQL
7 10 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.86%) NonStop SQL
11 4 (0.86%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.86%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.29%) JIRA
3 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.65%) Maven
5 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.65%) Ant
6 2 (0.43%) JUnit
6 2 (0.43%) WATIR
6 2 (0.43%) Selenium
6 2 (0.43%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.22%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.22%) Subversion
7 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 156 (33.55%) Finance
2 30 (6.45%) Legal
2 30 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 30 (6.45%) Banking
3 23 (4.95%) Retail
4 22 (4.73%) Law
5 17 (3.66%) Marketing
6 12 (2.58%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.94%) Automotive
8 8 (1.72%) Advertising
8 8 (1.72%) Publishing
8 8 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.72%) General Ledger
9 7 (1.51%) Back Office
10 6 (1.29%) Front Office
11 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.86%) Billing
13 3 (0.65%) International Banking
14 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.54%) .NET
2 10 (2.15%) XML
2 10 (2.15%) HTML
3 8 (1.72%) CSS
3 8 (1.72%) Web Services
4 6 (1.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.08%) JSON
5 5 (1.08%) jQuery
6 3 (0.65%) WinForms
6 3 (0.65%) Ajax
6 3 (0.65%) Flash
6 3 (0.65%) EDI
6 3 (0.65%) Middleware
6 3 (0.65%) J2EE
6 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.43%) LAMP
7 2 (0.43%) WCF
7 2 (0.43%) WPF
8 1 (0.22%) MDX
8 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.76%) Management Information System
2 40 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.24%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.72%) PMI
6 6 (1.29%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.29%) User Experience
7 5 (1.08%) GIS
7 5 (1.08%) Tandem
7 5 (1.08%) CCTV
8 4 (0.86%) Replication
8 4 (0.86%) Clustering
8 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.86%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.65%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.65%) FMCG
9 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.65%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 93 (20.00%) Windows
2 42 (9.03%) Linux
3 29 (6.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (5.16%) UNIX
6 12 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.37%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.94%) Solaris
10 6 (1.29%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.08%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.08%) Android
12 4 (0.86%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.65%) AIX
13 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.22%) Debian
14 1 (0.22%) SmartOS
14 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (29.25%) Project Management
2 86 (18.49%) ERP
3 63 (13.55%) ITIL
4 61 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (11.40%) Line Management
6 46 (9.89%) Change Management
7 45 (9.68%) CRM
7 45 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (8.17%) PRINCE2
8 38 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (7.10%) Service Delivery
10 28 (6.02%) SDLC
11 27 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (5.16%) Data Management
13 23 (4.95%) Business Analysis
13 23 (4.95%) Mentoring
14 20 (4.30%) People Management
15 19 (4.09%) Budget Control
15 19 (4.09%) Systems Analysis
15 19 (4.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (18.06%) SQL
2 20 (4.30%) C#
2 20 (4.30%) Java
3 16 (3.44%) C
4 12 (2.58%) VBA
5 11 (2.37%) VB
5 11 (2.37%) PL/SQL
6 9 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.72%) PHP
8 7 (1.51%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.51%) Perl
8 7 (1.51%) Python
9 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.86%) Ruby
11 3 (0.65%) C++
11 3 (0.65%) VBScript
12 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (6.45%) Degree
2 22 (4.73%) PMI Certification
3 21 (4.52%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (3.01%) PMP
7 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.29%) ACCA
8 6 (1.29%) CIMA
9 5 (1.08%) MBA
9 5 (1.08%) MCSE
10 4 (0.86%) AAT
10 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.65%) CCNP
12 2 (0.43%) ISEB
12 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.30%) SLA
2 19 (4.09%) QA
3 4 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.86%) NFS
5 3 (0.65%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) KVM
6 2 (0.43%) Samba
6 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.43%) Xen
6 2 (0.43%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.22%) Postfix
7 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.22%) Docker
7 1 (0.22%) Ceph
7 1 (0.22%) LXC
7 1 (0.22%) iptables
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.72%) SCCM
1 8 (1.72%) SCOM
2 7 (1.51%) SCOrch
3 4 (0.86%) DRNet
3 4 (0.86%) Nagios
4 3 (0.65%) Puppet
4 3 (0.65%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.22%) WMI
6 1 (0.22%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.22%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.22%) SCSM
6 1 (0.22%) logstash
6 1 (0.22%) Graylog
6 1 (0.22%) Icinga
6 1 (0.22%) Graphite
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 94 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.47%) SAP
3 49 (10.54%) Oracle
4 35 (7.53%) VMware
5 26 (5.59%) Cisco
6 15 (3.23%) Citrix
7 14 (3.01%) HP
8 9 (1.94%) Cognos
9 8 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.72%) RedPrairie
10 7 (1.51%) Remedy
11 6 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.29%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.29%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.29%) JDA
11 6 (1.29%) Google
12 5 (1.08%) Tableau
12 5 (1.08%) NetApp
12 5 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.08%) IBM
London
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Allowances, Bonus and On Call
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hudson IT Contract
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39685 - £45954 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Work From Home
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £45k per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Malling
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 11 days ago