The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -8.50%
Systems Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1057 923 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.35% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 919 835 981
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Systems Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Google

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google