The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 88 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
Systems Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1145 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 95.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 848 983 891
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Essex region.

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Websense
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) ERP
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Law
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) MySQL

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) NetApp
2 5 (29.41%) Websense
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya