The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 244 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 12 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.22% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 33
Average salary £41,500 £45,564 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.91% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £89,600 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Manager
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 9 £40,750 -13.36%
Merseyside -14 2 £80,000 +33.33%
Cheshire -5 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) ERP
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Change Control
4 8 (34.78%) Marketing
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
5 7 (30.43%) Business Development
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
6 6 (26.09%) Retail
7 5 (21.74%) Operations Management
7 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (8.70%) Lawson
10 2 (8.70%) Sage
10 2 (8.70%) Service Management
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.70%) Infor M3
10 2 (8.70%) Line 500
10 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
10 2 (8.70%) RedPrairie

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Lawson
1 2 (8.70%) Infor M3
1 2 (8.70%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 8 (34.78%) Marketing
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MapReduce
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) ERP
3 9 (39.13%) Change Control
4 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
4 7 (30.43%) Business Development
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Operations Management
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Use Case
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO