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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 251 232 235
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 10 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 13
Average salary £52,000 £44,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,150 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,600 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.43%
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Cheshire -8 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Lancashire - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester -7 1 £52,000 +18.18%
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Document Management
4 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 3 (20.00%) MCSA
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Documentum
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Open Text
6 2 (13.33%) FileNet
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Documentum
2 2 (13.33%) FileNet
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.67%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Document Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Open Text
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Siebel
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards