The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 69 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.36% 0.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Systems Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 442 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.09% 94.85% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 450 352 408
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Lancashire

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(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
Preston -8 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Systems Manager
North West

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Epicor