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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 163 192 185
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.053% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £43,253 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -13.49%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £60,000 - 1
Systems Manager
North West

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) Linux
1 12 (60.00%) Change Management
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) VoIP
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (35.00%) Plesk
3 7 (35.00%) cPanel
4 5 (25.00%) RedPrairie
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Social Media
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (5.00%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
1 7 (35.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) SMTP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Change Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) cPanel
1 7 (35.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (25.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (5.00%) Ceridian
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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