The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 549 543 502
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 87 136 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 122 93
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Systems Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in London

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in London

Systems Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
City of London +44 19 £65,000 +4.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 - -
Chiswick +3 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 90 (53.25%) Finance
2 64 (37.87%) Windows
3 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
4 46 (27.22%) Project Management
5 41 (24.26%) SQL Server
6 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 37 (21.89%) SQL
9 36 (21.30%) Active Directory
9 36 (21.30%) VMware
10 34 (20.12%) TCP/IP
11 32 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (15.38%) SAN
12 26 (15.38%) MS Exchange
12 26 (15.38%) LAN
12 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (14.79%) Oracle
14 24 (14.20%) ITIL
15 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (12.43%) DNS
17 20 (11.83%) Linux
17 20 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (10.65%) MySQL
18 18 (10.65%) Java
18 18 (10.65%) WAN
19 16 (9.47%) CRM
19 16 (9.47%) Firewall
20 15 (8.88%) Nagios
20 15 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2003

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 26 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.92%) IIS
5 10 (5.92%) Apache
6 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
2 8 (4.73%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.96%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.78%) MS Project
5 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (5.92%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (4.73%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.59%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.59%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.18%) Office 365
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.59%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.12%) TCP/IP
2 26 (15.38%) SAN
2 26 (15.38%) LAN
3 21 (12.43%) DNS
4 18 (10.65%) WAN
5 16 (9.47%) Firewall
6 14 (8.28%) LDAP
7 12 (7.10%) VPN
8 11 (6.51%) iSCSI
8 11 (6.51%) SNMP
8 11 (6.51%) MRTG
9 10 (5.92%) Intranet
10 9 (5.33%) Internet
11 6 (3.55%) DHCP
12 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.18%) IPv6
13 2 (1.18%) WLAN
14 1 (0.59%) SSH
14 1 (0.59%) VLAN
14 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (10.65%) MySQL
4 11 (6.51%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.37%) QlikView
9 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.18%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.59%) Essbase
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.59%) Big Data
10 1 (0.59%) Redis
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (53.25%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Law
3 10 (5.92%) Legal
4 8 (4.73%) Banking
4 8 (4.73%) Retail
5 4 (2.37%) Back Office
5 4 (2.37%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.37%) Billing
6 3 (1.78%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) International Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Front Office
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (4.73%) .NET
3 4 (2.37%) XML
4 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 2 (1.18%) CSS
4 2 (1.18%) JSON
5 1 (0.59%) WinForms
5 1 (0.59%) jQuery
5 1 (0.59%) HTML
5 1 (0.59%) SOAP
5 1 (0.59%) Flash
5 1 (0.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.10%) CESG
4 8 (4.73%) Streaming Video
5 6 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.78%) EPoS
8 2 (1.18%) Social Media
8 2 (1.18%) Tandem
9 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.59%) Informatics
9 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.59%) DTV
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (37.87%) Windows
2 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.83%) Linux
3 20 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.73%) CentOS
6 4 (2.37%) UNIX
7 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.59%) Solaris
9 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.59%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.22%) Project Management
2 24 (14.20%) ITIL
3 23 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (9.47%) CRM
5 12 (7.10%) ERP
6 11 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.51%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (6.51%) Time Management
6 11 (6.51%) DRM
7 10 (5.92%) PRINCE2
7 10 (5.92%) Workflow
7 10 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.33%) Data Management
8 9 (5.33%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.33%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.33%) Line Management
8 9 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (4.73%) Document Management
10 7 (4.14%) Migration
10 7 (4.14%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.89%) SQL
2 18 (10.65%) Java
3 11 (6.51%) Perl
4 10 (5.92%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.73%) C
6 7 (4.14%) VBA
7 3 (1.78%) Python
8 2 (1.18%) C#
8 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (5.92%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.55%) AAT
3 6 (3.55%) CIMA
3 6 (3.55%) ACCA
4 5 (2.96%) CCNA
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) MCSE
5 4 (2.37%) MCSA
5 4 (2.37%) MCTS
6 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 36 (21.30%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.73%) XenServer
4 4 (2.37%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.59%) LXC
6 1 (0.59%) iptables
6 1 (0.59%) Docker
6 1 (0.59%) KVM
6 1 (0.59%) Postfix
6 1 (0.59%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (8.88%) Nagios
2 11 (6.51%) Icinga
3 8 (4.73%) SELinux
3 8 (4.73%) WSUS
4 3 (1.78%) Puppet
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) Graphite
5 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.59%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.30%) VMware
3 25 (14.79%) Oracle
4 10 (5.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.14%) Cisco
5 7 (4.14%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.55%) Citrix
7 4 (2.37%) Infor
7 4 (2.37%) HP
7 4 (2.37%) SAP
7 4 (2.37%) OpenText
8 3 (1.78%) BancTec
8 3 (1.78%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.18%) BMC
9 2 (1.18%) Remedy
9 2 (1.18%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.18%) Sun
10 1 (0.59%) Northgate
10 1 (0.59%) Cognos
10 1 (0.59%) Linedata
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