The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 229 237 225
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 26 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £54,200 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6422 6986 6400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.80% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5351 5699 5505
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 the North West

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the North West 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
(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
Manchester +9 9 £45,000 +0.55% 5
Cheshire -4 7 £32,000 -40.74% 2
Merseyside - 6 £65,000 - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (34.00%) Change Management
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
4 12 (24.00%) Windows
4 12 (24.00%) Linux
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (18.00%) Firewall
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle
6 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.00%) RedPrairie
7 6 (12.00%) CRM
7 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.00%) LAN
8 5 (10.00%) Data Security
8 5 (10.00%) PHP
8 5 (10.00%) Java
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.00%) WAN
8 5 (10.00%) Network Management
8 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.00%) Network Security
8 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.00%) Data Management

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) Network Security
2 5 (10.00%) LAN
2 5 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) Mason
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) GIS
4 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Tandem
4 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Solaris
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Change Management
2 6 (12.00%) CRM
2 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.00%) Data Security
3 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (10.00%) Data Management
3 5 (10.00%) Network Management
4 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.00%) Business Development
6 2 (4.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ACCA
1 2 (4.00%) CIMA
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) NFS
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) logstash
2 1 (2.00%) Graylog
2 1 (2.00%) cPanel
2 1 (2.00%) Plesk
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 6 (12.00%) RedPrairie
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) Juniper
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.00%) Apple
6 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Avaya
6 2 (4.00%) McAfee
7 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.00%) Ceridian
7 1 (2.00%) F5
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