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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 626 601 549
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 262 294 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 223 249 317
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £33,926
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -31 100 £55,000 -4.34% 10
South East -27 68 £50,000 -16.66% 7
South West -2 21 £53,750 +7.50% 2
East Midlands +16 19 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Yorkshire -32 18 £40,000 +10.34% 2
West Midlands -2 15 £45,000 +10.42% 4
East of England -38 12 £42,500 +3.65% 2
North West -14 9 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 149 (25.65%) Finance
2 147 (25.30%) Project Management
3 138 (23.75%) Microsoft
4 129 (22.20%) SQL
5 115 (19.79%) Windows
6 107 (18.42%) ERP
7 100 (17.21%) Oracle
8 95 (16.35%) ITIL
9 84 (14.46%) SQL Server
10 79 (13.60%) MS Excel
11 73 (12.56%) Degree
12 68 (11.70%) CRM
13 65 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (9.64%) Management Information System
15 55 (9.47%) PRINCE2
16 52 (8.95%) VMware
17 48 (8.26%) Linux
17 48 (8.26%) Line Management
18 45 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 45 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (7.57%) Retail
20 43 (7.40%) Change Management
20 43 (7.40%) Active Directory
21 42 (7.23%) Service Delivery
22 39 (6.71%) .NET
23 37 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
24 36 (6.20%) SLA
24 36 (6.20%) Citrix
24 36 (6.20%) SharePoint

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.41%) WordPress
4 10 (1.72%) Mule
5 9 (1.55%) IBM Notes
5 9 (1.55%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (1.38%) Apache
6 8 (1.38%) Lync
7 7 (1.20%) Drupal
7 7 (1.20%) nginx
7 7 (1.20%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.20%) IIS
7 7 (1.20%) CMS
8 5 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 79 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.85%) MS Office
3 11 (1.89%) SPSS
4 9 (1.55%) MS Project
5 5 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (3.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (3.44%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (3.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 14 (2.41%) Agresso
7 12 (2.07%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
9 8 (1.38%) Cognos TM1
9 8 (1.38%) Oracle HRMS
9 8 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.86%) SalesLogix
11 5 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 4 (0.69%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.69%) Servitor
13 3 (0.52%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.58%) Office 365
2 11 (1.89%) SaaS
3 4 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
3 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Taleo
4 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.79%) SAN
2 19 (3.27%) WAN
3 17 (2.93%) Firewall
4 16 (2.75%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.58%) LAN
6 12 (2.07%) DNS
7 11 (1.89%) Intranet
8 10 (1.72%) DHCP
9 8 (1.38%) SMTP
9 8 (1.38%) VPN
9 8 (1.38%) Internet
9 8 (1.38%) Network Security
10 7 (1.20%) ICMP
10 7 (1.20%) POP3
11 5 (0.86%) Wireless
12 4 (0.69%) 2G
12 4 (0.69%) SIGTRAN
12 4 (0.69%) 3G
12 4 (0.69%) SS7
12 4 (0.69%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.61%) MySQL
4 18 (3.10%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.24%) Oracle Discoverer
6 13 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.38%) OLAP
11 7 (1.20%) ROLAP
11 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.03%) MS Access
12 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (0.86%) Hyperion Smart View
13 5 (0.86%) Ingres
13 5 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (1.89%) Toad
2 10 (1.72%) Subversion
3 7 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.20%) JIRA
4 6 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.69%) JMeter
6 3 (0.52%) Artifactory
6 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.52%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.52%) Maven
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 149 (25.65%) Finance
2 44 (7.57%) Retail
3 25 (4.30%) Legal
4 19 (3.27%) Advertising
4 19 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.10%) Back Office
6 17 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.41%) Marketing
8 12 (2.07%) Banking
9 11 (1.89%) Law
10 7 (1.20%) Billing
11 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.69%) Publishing
13 3 (0.52%) Games
13 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) Military
14 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.71%) .NET
2 26 (4.48%) HTML
3 20 (3.44%) ASP.NET
4 18 (3.10%) Web Services
5 10 (1.72%) XML
5 10 (1.72%) CSS
6 8 (1.38%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.86%) SOAP
8 4 (0.69%) Memcached
8 4 (0.69%) J2EE
9 3 (0.52%) JSP
9 3 (0.52%) Servlets
9 3 (0.52%) EJB
9 3 (0.52%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.52%) Spring
9 3 (0.52%) WCF
9 3 (0.52%) HTML5
9 3 (0.52%) Struts
9 3 (0.52%) REST
10 2 (0.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.07%) EPoS
5 11 (1.89%) E-Learning
6 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.38%) User Experience
8 5 (0.86%) iPhone
8 5 (0.86%) Replication
8 5 (0.86%) Clustering
8 5 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.69%) Statistics
9 4 (0.69%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.69%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.52%) Social Media
10 3 (0.52%) Kindle
10 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.52%) NHS
11 2 (0.34%) DTV
11 2 (0.34%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 115 (19.79%) Windows
2 48 (8.26%) Linux
3 37 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (5.85%) UNIX
5 24 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.69%) FreeBSD
10 4 (0.69%) CentOS
11 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.52%) AIX
11 3 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) Android
12 1 (0.17%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (25.30%) Project Management
2 107 (18.42%) ERP
3 95 (16.35%) ITIL
4 68 (11.70%) CRM
5 55 (9.47%) PRINCE2
6 48 (8.26%) Line Management
7 45 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (7.40%) Change Management
9 42 (7.23%) Service Delivery
10 37 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (4.65%) Logistics
13 27 (4.65%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.48%) Coaching
14 26 (4.48%) E-Commerce
14 26 (4.48%) Performance Management
15 25 (4.30%) Business Analysis
15 25 (4.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (22.20%) SQL
2 23 (3.96%) PHP
3 19 (3.27%) Java
4 18 (3.10%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.58%) VBA
6 10 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.55%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.20%) Perl
9 7 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.86%) C
11 4 (0.69%) Python
12 3 (0.52%) Ruby
12 3 (0.52%) Korn
12 3 (0.52%) Groovy
12 3 (0.52%) C#
12 3 (0.52%) VB
13 2 (0.34%) Winbatch
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (12.56%) Degree
2 30 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.61%) MCSE
4 17 (2.93%) MCITP
5 16 (2.75%) MCSA
6 14 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.20%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.86%) CCNP
11 4 (0.69%) CCNA
11 4 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.69%) CCIE
11 4 (0.69%) ACCA
11 4 (0.69%) CIMA
11 4 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.52%) MCTS
12 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.20%) SLA
2 9 (1.55%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.86%) QA
4 3 (0.52%) GxP
5 2 (0.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.34%) GAMP
5 2 (0.34%) TickIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 33 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.72%) XenApp
4 5 (0.86%) MetaFrame
4 5 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.69%) vSphere
5 4 (0.69%) Varnish
6 3 (0.52%) Docker
6 3 (0.52%) NFS
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.34%) XenServer
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.17%) qmail
8 1 (0.17%) Postfix
8 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (1.72%) SCOM
1 10 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.55%) SCCM
3 7 (1.20%) HAProxy
3 7 (1.20%) ZABBIX
3 7 (1.20%) Capistrano
4 6 (1.03%) Puppet
5 5 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.69%) Nagios
6 4 (0.69%) WSUS
6 4 (0.69%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.52%) Ansible
7 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.17%) Icinga
9 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 138 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 100 (17.21%) Oracle
3 52 (8.95%) VMware
4 36 (6.20%) Citrix
5 26 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (4.13%) Cisco
7 22 (3.79%) SAP
8 21 (3.61%) Sage
9 14 (2.41%) Northgate
10 13 (2.24%) Capita
10 13 (2.24%) Lotus
10 13 (2.24%) Avaya
11 10 (1.72%) Sun
11 10 (1.72%) Rackspace
12 9 (1.55%) Yardi
12 9 (1.55%) Dell
12 9 (1.55%) EMC
12 9 (1.55%) Cognos
13 8 (1.38%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.38%) Apple
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