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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 532 544 482
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 96 109 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 95 120
Average salary £56,250 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,567 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
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 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 +36 23 £65,000 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 - -
Chiswick +4 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Harrow - 1 - -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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 84 (49.70%) Finance
2 66 (39.05%) Windows
3 62 (36.69%) Microsoft
4 44 (26.04%) MS Excel
4 44 (26.04%) Project Management
5 43 (25.44%) SQL Server
5 43 (25.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (22.49%) Active Directory
6 38 (22.49%) VMware
7 37 (21.89%) TCP/IP
8 34 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (19.53%) SQL
10 29 (17.16%) SAN
11 28 (16.57%) MS Exchange
11 28 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (15.38%) LAN
12 26 (15.38%) Oracle
13 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (13.61%) ITIL
15 22 (13.02%) DNS
16 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (11.83%) Linux
18 19 (11.24%) Java
19 18 (10.65%) MySQL
19 18 (10.65%) WAN
20 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
21 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
21 16 (9.47%) Nagios
21 16 (9.47%) CRM

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 28 (16.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.51%) Apache
4 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.92%) IIS
6 4 (2.37%) CMS
6 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.59%) Confluence
7 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 44 (26.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.14%) MS Office
4 5 (2.96%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.92%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (4.73%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.59%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.59%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.59%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.89%) TCP/IP
2 29 (17.16%) SAN
3 26 (15.38%) LAN
4 22 (13.02%) DNS
5 18 (10.65%) WAN
6 15 (8.88%) Firewall
7 14 (8.28%) LDAP
8 12 (7.10%) SNMP
8 12 (7.10%) VPN
8 12 (7.10%) iSCSI
8 12 (7.10%) MRTG
9 9 (5.33%) Intranet
9 9 (5.33%) Internet
10 6 (3.55%) DHCP
11 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.18%) WLAN
13 1 (0.59%) SSH
13 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (10.65%) MySQL
4 12 (7.10%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.37%) QlikView
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.59%) ROLAP
10 1 (0.59%) Essbase
10 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.59%) OLAP
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (49.70%) Finance
2 11 (6.51%) Law
3 10 (5.92%) Legal
4 8 (4.73%) Retail
5 4 (2.37%) Billing
5 4 (2.37%) Marketing
5 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.37%) Back Office
6 3 (1.78%) Banking
6 3 (1.78%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.18%) Front Office
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.92%) .NET
2 9 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.78%) Web Services
3 3 (1.78%) XML
4 1 (0.59%) Flash
4 1 (0.59%) WinForms
4 1 (0.59%) JSON
4 1 (0.59%) jQuery
4 1 (0.59%) HTML5
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.69%) CESG
4 9 (5.33%) Streaming Video
5 6 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.78%) EPoS
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.59%) DTV
8 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Open Source
8 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.59%) Tandem
8 1 (0.59%) Statistics
8 1 (0.59%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 66 (39.05%) Windows
2 43 (25.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (11.83%) Linux
5 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.33%) CentOS
7 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.37%) UNIX
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Debian
10 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) Project Management
2 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.61%) ITIL
4 16 (9.47%) CRM
5 14 (8.28%) ERP
6 12 (7.10%) DRM
6 12 (7.10%) Time Management
7 11 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.92%) Configuration Management
8 10 (5.92%) Workflow
8 10 (5.92%) Data Management
8 10 (5.92%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.92%) Line Management
9 9 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.33%) Document Management
9 9 (5.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.14%) Fund Management
10 7 (4.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.53%) SQL
2 19 (11.24%) Java
3 11 (6.51%) Perl
3 11 (6.51%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.73%) VBA
5 7 (4.14%) C
6 3 (1.78%) Python
7 2 (1.18%) C#
7 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.92%) Degree
3 7 (4.14%) AAT
3 7 (4.14%) ACCA
3 7 (4.14%) CIMA
4 5 (2.96%) MCSE
4 5 (2.96%) MCSA
4 5 (2.96%) CCNA
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) MCTS
6 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.59%) CCNP
7 1 (0.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 38 (22.49%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.33%) XenServer
4 4 (2.37%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.59%) Postfix
6 1 (0.59%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.59%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (9.47%) Nagios
2 12 (7.10%) Icinga
3 9 (5.33%) SELinux
3 9 (5.33%) WSUS
4 2 (1.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (36.69%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.49%) VMware
3 26 (15.38%) Oracle
4 11 (6.51%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.14%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.55%) Citrix
6 6 (3.55%) Cisco
7 4 (2.37%) OpenText
7 4 (2.37%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.37%) SAP
8 3 (1.78%) Cognos
8 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.18%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.18%) Remedy
9 2 (1.18%) Sun
9 2 (1.18%) HP
9 2 (1.18%) Avaya
9 2 (1.18%) BMC
9 2 (1.18%) Verint
9 2 (1.18%) Infor
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