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 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 227 240 228
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 19 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 23
Average salary £46,500 £46,250 £46,127
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £41,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £99,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,127
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.39%
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
5860 6524 6871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.02% 95.23% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4703 5272 5823
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 £24,000 £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 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 27 May 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 27 May 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
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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
Manchester +3 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cheshire - 8 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Data Management
4 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) MS Office
5 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) Google
6 3 (11.54%) Maximo
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security
6 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Apache
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Solaris
6 3 (11.54%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) GIS
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Data Management
2 3 (11.54%) Information Security
2 3 (11.54%) CRM
2 3 (11.54%) ERP
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) People Management
4 1 (3.85%) Information Management
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
1 4 (15.38%) PHP
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CISM
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) logstash
1 1 (3.85%) Graylog
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.85%) RedPrairie
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Epicor
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago