The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 233 242 224
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 7 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 11
Median salary £53,000 £44,000 £42,472
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +3.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -8.50%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5430 5923 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.83% 97.45% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4551 4856 4770
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Somerset 0 2 £46,000 +8.23%
Wiltshire - 2 £60,000 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Systems Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (36.00%) SAN
6 9 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) HP
6 9 (36.00%) Dell
6 9 (36.00%) DNS
6 9 (36.00%) DHCP
6 9 (36.00%) VB
6 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (24.00%) ERP
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (20.00%) Office 365
9 5 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
9 5 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (20.00%) DBS Check
9 5 (20.00%) SmoothWall

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DHCP
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
1 9 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) IPv4
2 5 (20.00%) NAS
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) PPP
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (20.00%) Local Government
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (16.00%) Replication
3 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) MODAF
5 3 (12.00%) SysML
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) UML
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (36.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) VBScript
4 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 5 (20.00%) HND
3 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 5 (20.00%) MCTS
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (16.00%) CCA
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (16.00%) MCSE
5 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) MCSD
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Dell
2 9 (36.00%) HP
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 5 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
4 4 (16.00%) Veeam
5 3 (12.00%) Capita
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) arcserve
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec