The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 357 382 362
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 86 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 69
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £33,915
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South East

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
East Sussex -10 21 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Berkshire -2 18 £50,000 -16.31% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £50,000 -14.52% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Oxfordshire +8 11 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Surrey 0 4 £49,500 +28.57% 1
Kent -4 2 £50,000 +1.01%
Home Counties - 1 £75,000 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 42 (29.17%) Finance
2 32 (22.22%) Project Management
3 28 (19.44%) SQL
4 22 (15.28%) Windows
4 22 (15.28%) ERP
4 22 (15.28%) Retail
5 21 (14.58%) Degree
6 19 (13.19%) ITIL
7 18 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
9 15 (10.42%) SLA
10 14 (9.72%) .NET
11 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
12 12 (8.33%) Change Management
13 11 (7.64%) Linux
14 10 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (6.94%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
14 10 (6.94%) Management Information System
14 10 (6.94%) EPoS
15 9 (6.25%) Agresso
15 9 (6.25%) MS Excel
15 9 (6.25%) SAP
15 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
15 9 (6.25%) Logistics
15 9 (6.25%) Performance Management
16 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
16 8 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (5.56%) T-SQL

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
1 7 (4.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Agresso
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.08%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 3 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.39%) SalesLogix
3 2 (1.39%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) DNS
2 5 (3.47%) LAN
2 5 (3.47%) WAN
2 5 (3.47%) DHCP
3 4 (2.78%) DVB
3 4 (2.78%) DAB
3 4 (2.78%) Firewall
4 3 (2.08%) HTTP
5 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.39%) SAN
5 2 (1.39%) ADSL
5 2 (1.39%) Extranet
6 1 (0.69%) Intranet
6 1 (0.69%) Internet
6 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.47%) MySQL
4 5 (3.47%) OLAP
4 5 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.78%) MS Access
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.39%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.69%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.69%) Ingres
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) WebLOAD
General
1 42 (29.17%) Finance
2 22 (15.28%) Retail
3 7 (4.86%) Back Office
4 5 (3.47%) Legal
5 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.08%) Advertising
6 3 (2.08%) Publishing
7 2 (1.39%) Games
7 2 (1.39%) Military
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.72%) .NET
2 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.86%) HTML
4 3 (2.08%) EDI
5 1 (0.69%) HTML5
5 1 (0.69%) COM
5 1 (0.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) EPoS
1 10 (6.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.78%) Data Extraction
2 4 (2.78%) DTV
2 4 (2.78%) MPEG
3 3 (2.08%) Social Media
3 3 (2.08%) Kindle
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.69%) e-Health
5 1 (0.69%) Statistics
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
5 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Windows
2 11 (7.64%) Linux
3 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.78%) UNIX
5 4 (2.78%) Solaris
6 3 (2.08%) CentOS
7 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.69%) OS/400
8 1 (0.69%) SUSE
8 1 (0.69%) Debian
8 1 (0.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.22%) Project Management
2 22 (15.28%) ERP
3 19 (13.19%) ITIL
4 18 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 12 (8.33%) Change Management
6 10 (6.94%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.25%) Logistics
7 9 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.56%) CRM
8 8 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.17%) BPR
9 6 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.17%) Data Management
9 6 (4.17%) Change Control
10 4 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.47%) C
4 4 (2.78%) Java
5 3 (2.08%) VBA
5 3 (2.08%) Ruby
6 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.39%) Python
6 2 (1.39%) VB
6 2 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (0.69%) C#
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (14.58%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (4.86%) ACCA
3 7 (4.86%) CIMA
4 6 (4.17%) PMP
4 6 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (2.08%) MCITP
8 2 (1.39%) MCSA
8 2 (1.39%) HNC
8 2 (1.39%) HND
9 1 (0.69%) MCSE
9 1 (0.69%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.69%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.69%) MBA
9 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) SLA
2 7 (4.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) vSphere
2 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) qmail
3 1 (0.69%) Postfix
3 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.69%) XenServer
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) SAP
3 8 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.47%) VMware
4 5 (3.47%) Hyperion
4 5 (3.47%) Sage
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle
4 5 (3.47%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.78%) Retalix
6 3 (2.08%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.08%) JBoss
6 3 (2.08%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.69%) ExactTarget
7 1 (0.69%) Progress
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix
7 1 (0.69%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.69%) Novell
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £80k - 110k per year + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Woking
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, great holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare,25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago