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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 632 571 541
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 245 313 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 211 254 324
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,550 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +9.13%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -57 83 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South East -35 52 £51,000 -15.00% 5
South West +10 24 £57,500 +9.52% 3
West Midlands -10 24 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire -17 20 £38,000 -17.39% 1
East Midlands +11 16 £72,500 +31.81% 1
East of England -28 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West -11 10 £34,000 -8.72% 3
South Coast - 1 - -
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 143 (26.73%) Finance
2 134 (25.05%) Microsoft
3 123 (22.99%) Project Management
4 116 (21.68%) SQL
5 107 (20.00%) Windows
6 103 (19.25%) ERP
7 84 (15.70%) Oracle
8 80 (14.95%) MS Excel
8 80 (14.95%) ITIL
9 76 (14.21%) SQL Server
10 61 (11.40%) Degree
11 59 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (10.84%) CRM
13 54 (10.09%) Management Information System
14 53 (9.91%) Linux
15 51 (9.53%) VMware
16 47 (8.79%) PRINCE2
17 44 (8.22%) Active Directory
18 42 (7.85%) Line Management
19 40 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (7.10%) Change Management
21 37 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
21 37 (6.92%) .NET
22 36 (6.73%) Service Delivery
23 35 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
24 34 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
24 34 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
25 33 (6.17%) Citrix
26 32 (5.98%) MS Office
26 32 (5.98%) Retail

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 30 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.67%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.99%) WordPress
4 12 (2.24%) Apache
5 10 (1.87%) Mule
6 9 (1.68%) CMS
6 9 (1.68%) IBM Notes
6 9 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
7 8 (1.50%) IIS
7 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.31%) Drupal
8 7 (1.31%) nginx
8 7 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.12%) Lync
10 5 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 80 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.98%) MS Office
3 10 (1.87%) MS Project
4 7 (1.31%) SPSS
5 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (5.05%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (3.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (2.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (1.87%) Agresso
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle HRMS
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.75%) SalesLogix
9 4 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.75%) Servitor
10 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.36%) Office 365
2 10 (1.87%) SaaS
3 4 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.56%) Taleo
4 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.05%) SAN
2 22 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.93%) WAN
4 18 (3.36%) LAN
5 15 (2.80%) Firewall
6 11 (2.06%) VPN
6 11 (2.06%) DNS
6 11 (2.06%) Intranet
7 8 (1.50%) Internet
7 8 (1.50%) SMTP
7 8 (1.50%) Network Security
8 7 (1.31%) ICMP
8 7 (1.31%) POP3
9 6 (1.12%) DHCP
10 5 (0.93%) LDAP
10 5 (0.93%) Wireless
10 5 (0.93%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.75%) MVNO
11 4 (0.75%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.75%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.23%) MySQL
3 22 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.43%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.12%) MS Access
10 6 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (0.93%) Hyperion Smart View
11 5 (0.93%) Ingres
12 4 (0.75%) Essbase
12 4 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.75%) QlikView
12 4 (0.75%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Subversion
2 7 (1.31%) Toad
2 7 (1.31%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.31%) JIRA
2 7 (1.31%) Webistrano
3 6 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.75%) JMeter
5 3 (0.56%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 143 (26.73%) Finance
2 32 (5.98%) Retail
3 23 (4.30%) Legal
4 18 (3.36%) Advertising
5 17 (3.18%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.43%) Back Office
7 13 (2.43%) Marketing
8 11 (2.06%) Banking
8 11 (2.06%) Law
9 7 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.93%) Billing
12 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.75%) Publishing
13 3 (0.56%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) Military
14 2 (0.37%) Electronics
15 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.92%) .NET
2 26 (4.86%) HTML
3 18 (3.36%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.99%) Web Services
5 10 (1.87%) XML
5 10 (1.87%) CSS
6 8 (1.50%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.93%) SOAP
8 4 (0.75%) Memcached
8 4 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.56%) REST
9 3 (0.56%) WCF
9 3 (0.56%) HTML5
10 2 (0.37%) CSS3
10 2 (0.37%) DOM
10 2 (0.37%) EDI
10 2 (0.37%) J2EE
11 1 (0.19%) COM
11 1 (0.19%) EJB
11 1 (0.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (10.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.68%) E-Learning
6 8 (1.50%) User Experience
7 6 (1.12%) EPoS
7 6 (1.12%) Clustering
8 5 (0.93%) Replication
8 5 (0.93%) CESG
8 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.75%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.75%) iPhone
9 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.75%) Statistics
9 4 (0.75%) Streaming Video
9 4 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.56%) NHS
10 3 (0.56%) Social Media
11 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 107 (20.00%) Windows
2 53 (9.91%) Linux
3 34 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (4.86%) UNIX
5 20 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.31%) CentOS
8 7 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.75%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.56%) AIX
10 3 (0.56%) Solaris
10 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Android
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (22.99%) Project Management
2 103 (19.25%) ERP
3 80 (14.95%) ITIL
4 58 (10.84%) CRM
5 47 (8.79%) PRINCE2
6 42 (7.85%) Line Management
7 40 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (7.10%) Change Management
9 37 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (6.73%) Service Delivery
11 34 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (5.05%) People Management
15 24 (4.49%) Performance Management
16 23 (4.30%) Logistics
17 22 (4.11%) Supplier Management
17 22 (4.11%) Workflow
17 22 (4.11%) Mentoring
18 21 (3.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.68%) SQL
2 26 (4.86%) PHP
3 21 (3.93%) Java
4 16 (2.99%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.62%) VBA
6 13 (2.43%) Bash Shell
7 10 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.87%) Perl
8 9 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.31%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.12%) C
12 4 (0.75%) Python
13 3 (0.56%) Ruby
13 3 (0.56%) Korn
13 3 (0.56%) Groovy
13 3 (0.56%) C#
13 3 (0.56%) VB
14 2 (0.37%) Winbatch
14 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (11.40%) Degree
2 23 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.80%) MCSE
4 13 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (2.06%) MCSA
6 10 (1.87%) MCITP
7 9 (1.68%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.12%) CIMA
8 6 (1.12%) ACCA
9 5 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.75%) CCIE
11 2 (0.37%) CCNP
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
11 2 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.30%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.56%) QA
5 3 (0.56%) GxP
5 3 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.56%) GAMP
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.87%) XenApp
4 9 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.93%) MetaFrame
5 5 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (0.93%) XenServer
6 4 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (0.75%) Varnish
7 3 (0.56%) Docker
7 3 (0.56%) NFS
8 2 (0.37%) vSphere
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.19%) qmail
9 1 (0.19%) Postfix
9 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (1.87%) SCCM
1 10 (1.87%) SCOM
1 10 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.31%) HAProxy
2 7 (1.31%) WSUS
2 7 (1.31%) Capistrano
2 7 (1.31%) ZABBIX
2 7 (1.31%) Nagios
3 6 (1.12%) Puppet
4 5 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.75%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.75%) SELinux
5 4 (0.75%) Icinga
6 3 (0.56%) Ansible
6 3 (0.56%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 134 (25.05%) Microsoft
2 84 (15.70%) Oracle
3 51 (9.53%) VMware
4 33 (6.17%) Citrix
5 26 (4.86%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (3.93%) Cisco
7 20 (3.74%) SAP
8 19 (3.55%) Sage
9 14 (2.62%) Avaya
10 13 (2.43%) Lotus
11 12 (2.24%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.06%) Capita
13 10 (1.87%) Rackspace
13 10 (1.87%) EMC
14 9 (1.68%) Dell
14 9 (1.68%) Yardi
14 9 (1.68%) Northgate
15 8 (1.50%) Verint
15 8 (1.50%) Sun
15 8 (1.50%) Apple
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southall
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aintree, Lancashire
Hudson - United Biscuits
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newton Abbot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32500.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwick
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary+car allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 20 days ago
Home Counties - UK
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago