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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 78 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.72% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,875 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.90%
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
718 536 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.25% 96.40% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 602 467 588
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £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 23 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 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) Sun
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Sage
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Data Security
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) DTV

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Data Security
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sun
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Sage
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft