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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 176 185 168
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.049% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.051% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £38,950 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,550 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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
3704 3888 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.71% 95.20% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3220 3133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Rochdale - 2 £58,500 -
Systems Manager
North West

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (31.58%) RedPrairie
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.79%) Maximo
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
8 2 (10.53%) Line Management
8 2 (10.53%) Software Licensing
8 2 (10.53%) MySQL
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) QA

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Software Licensing
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) cPanel
2 1 (5.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) RedPrairie
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Ceridian
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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