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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 168 171 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,035
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £41,700 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,127
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.39%
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
3160 3664 3919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.80% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2582 3021 3390
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 £23,000 £23,500
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 27 May 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Maximo
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) NFS
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago