The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 126 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +69.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Systems Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2305 2189 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.61% 94.11% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1741 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (73.33%) Retail
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) EPoS
3 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Network Design
7 2 (13.33%) HFM
7 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (6.67%) High Availability
8 1 (6.67%) Agresso
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) AS400
8 1 (6.67%) MBA
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (13.33%) HFM
2 1 (6.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 11 (73.33%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle