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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 538 526 478
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 88 104 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71 89 122
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,600 £38,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
40405 43045 41456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34072 35461 35117
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 £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 0 17 £57,500 -14.81% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 - -
Twickenham - 2 £41,246 -
Uxbridge -2 1 £60,000 +44.57%
Harrow - 1 - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 72 (42.60%) Finance
2 70 (41.42%) Windows
3 65 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 48 (28.40%) MS Excel
4 48 (28.40%) Project Management
5 45 (26.63%) SQL
6 44 (26.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (25.44%) SQL Server
8 39 (23.08%) VMware
9 34 (20.12%) Active Directory
9 34 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (18.34%) TCP/IP
11 27 (15.98%) Oracle
12 25 (14.79%) Linux
13 24 (14.20%) SAN
13 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (13.61%) MS Exchange
15 22 (13.02%) LAN
15 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (12.43%) ITIL
17 20 (11.83%) Java
18 19 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (11.24%) CRM
19 18 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (10.06%) WAN
20 17 (10.06%) DNS
20 17 (10.06%) MySQL
21 16 (9.47%) Management Information System
21 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
22 15 (8.88%) Firewall

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (13.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.28%) IIS
3 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.92%) Apache
5 10 (5.92%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.37%) CMS
6 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 48 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.96%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.37%) MS Project
5 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.78%) SPSS
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (7.10%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (6.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (5.92%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (4.14%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (2.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (1.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.18%) SAP BPC
8 2 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (1.18%) ResourceLink
8 2 (1.18%) SAP ERP
8 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.59%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.59%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.59%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.37%) Office 365
4 2 (1.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.34%) TCP/IP
2 24 (14.20%) SAN
3 22 (13.02%) LAN
4 17 (10.06%) WAN
4 17 (10.06%) DNS
5 15 (8.88%) Firewall
6 14 (8.28%) LDAP
7 13 (7.69%) Intranet
8 12 (7.10%) SNMP
8 12 (7.10%) VPN
8 12 (7.10%) iSCSI
8 12 (7.10%) MRTG
9 9 (5.33%) Internet
10 6 (3.55%) DHCP
11 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.59%) Wireless
13 1 (0.59%) Network Security
13 1 (0.59%) SSL
13 1 (0.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.06%) MySQL
4 12 (7.10%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.37%) QlikView
8 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) Big Data
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.59%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.78%) Toad
3 2 (1.18%) JIRA
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (42.60%) Finance
2 10 (5.92%) Legal
3 9 (5.33%) Law
4 7 (4.14%) Retail
5 6 (3.55%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Billing
6 4 (2.37%) Back Office
7 3 (1.78%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.18%) Publishing
8 2 (1.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.92%) .NET
2 9 (5.33%) XML
2 9 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.78%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) SOAP
4 1 (0.59%) WinForms
4 1 (0.59%) JSON
4 1 (0.59%) jQuery
4 1 (0.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.47%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.69%) CESG
4 9 (5.33%) Streaming Video
5 4 (2.37%) EPoS
5 4 (2.37%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.18%) Social Media
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
7 1 (0.59%) Informatics
7 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.42%) Windows
2 44 (26.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.79%) Linux
4 19 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.33%) CentOS
7 8 (4.73%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.78%) UNIX
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Debian
10 1 (0.59%) Android
10 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.40%) Project Management
2 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (12.43%) ITIL
4 19 (11.24%) CRM
5 15 (8.88%) ERP
6 14 (8.28%) Workflow
7 13 (7.69%) Time Management
8 12 (7.10%) DRM
9 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.51%) Migration
9 11 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.51%) Load Balancing
10 10 (5.92%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.92%) Change Management
11 9 (5.33%) Document Management
11 9 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (5.33%) Line Management
12 8 (4.73%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.63%) SQL
2 20 (11.83%) Java
3 9 (5.33%) Perl
3 9 (5.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.14%) VBA
4 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.96%) C
6 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.18%) C#
8 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.92%) Degree
3 7 (4.14%) AAT
3 7 (4.14%) ACCA
3 7 (4.14%) CIMA
3 7 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.14%) MCSE
4 5 (2.96%) MCSA
4 5 (2.96%) CCNA
5 4 (2.37%) MCTS
6 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.18%) CCIE
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
8 1 (0.59%) MCITP
8 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) SLA
1 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.18%) QA
1 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (20.12%) Active Directory
1 34 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.33%) XenServer
3 4 (2.37%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.78%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) Nagios
2 12 (7.10%) Icinga
3 11 (6.51%) WSUS
4 9 (5.33%) SELinux
5 7 (4.14%) SCOM
6 4 (2.37%) SCCM
6 4 (2.37%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.08%) VMware
3 27 (15.98%) Oracle
4 11 (6.51%) Citrix
4 11 (6.51%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.14%) Cisco
6 6 (3.55%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.55%) SAP
7 5 (2.96%) Sun
8 4 (2.37%) Sage
8 4 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.37%) OpenText
8 4 (2.37%) Northgate
9 3 (1.78%) Capita
9 3 (1.78%) Yardi
9 3 (1.78%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.78%) Cognos
10 2 (1.18%) HP
10 2 (1.18%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.18%) Remedy
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