The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank - 61 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.36% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.79%
Systems Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
694 542 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.28% 96.79% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 579 469 577
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Sage
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Agresso
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sun
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Sage
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft