The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 163 157 149
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.099% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -22.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Systems Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3201 3038 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.12% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2053 1937 2142
Average salary £40,000 £40,699 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(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
Edinburgh -10 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Aberdeen - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Manager
UK

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) MS Project
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) Line Management
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) Advertising
4 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
4 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (54.55%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) CommVault
7 1 (9.09%) BCP
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Law
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Project
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) Line Management
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (54.55%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Software License Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) CommVault
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco