The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 186 203 165
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 25 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.13% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.13% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 35
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £41,500 £33,643
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5126 5229 4617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.73% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4249 4442 3951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 West Midlands

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

Systems Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Systems Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
Birmingham +1 7 £55,000 - 1
Warwickshire +18 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Coventry - 5 £55,000 -
Staffordshire -3 4 £30,000 -27.27%
Worcestershire - 2 £48,500 -
Willenhall - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (28.85%) Oracle
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
1 15 (28.85%) Project Management
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
3 11 (21.15%) System Testing
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
6 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
7 6 (11.54%) VMware
7 6 (11.54%) Logistics
8 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (9.62%) ITIL
9 4 (7.69%) VB
9 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 4 (7.69%) CRM
9 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
9 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
9 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) Business Development
10 3 (5.77%) MCITP
10 3 (5.77%) Degree
10 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity

Systems Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DHCP
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.77%) VPN
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) PVCS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.77%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Project Management
2 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
2 11 (21.15%) System Testing
3 6 (11.54%) Logistics
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 4 (7.69%) CRM
5 4 (7.69%) Business Development
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) Data Transformation
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) MCSE
1 3 (5.77%) MCSA
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (5.77%) MCITP
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PMP
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Dell
4 3 (5.77%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Infor
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Sage
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