The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 175 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -36.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3338 3788 3967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.94% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2731 3126 3429
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) Maximo
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) NFS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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