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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 94 111 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 0.071% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.074% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £35,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1249 1349 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.22% 95.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1084 827
Average salary £40,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
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 21 April 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
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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
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Manager
East of England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) Websense
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (14.29%) Automotive
5 2 (14.29%) Law
5 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
1 1 (7.14%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
2 3 (21.43%) Websense
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft