The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 175 217 198
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 27 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.38% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 22
Median salary £52,750 £61,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% +36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%

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
4505 5724 4916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3672 4733 4225
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +10 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Shropshire -4 6 £53,500 -17.69%
Staffordshire +14 5 - -
Brierley Hill - 2 £48,750 - 1
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £48,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 12 (36.36%) Project Management
3 11 (33.33%) ERP
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Retail
6 7 (21.21%) Logistics
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 7 (21.21%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
8 5 (15.15%) COBOL
8 5 (15.15%) Java
8 5 (15.15%) MCSE
8 5 (15.15%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) WAN
8 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) Unix
8 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 5 (15.15%) PMP
8 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
8 5 (15.15%) Epicor

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (9.09%) FormScape
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.03%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (3.03%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) UniData
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) AS400
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.06%) e-Learning
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Online Games
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
1 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 11 (33.33%) ERP
3 7 (21.21%) Logistics
4 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) CRM
5 5 (15.15%) Line Management
5 5 (15.15%) Release Management
6 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.12%) Operations Management
6 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Change Control
8 2 (6.06%) Data Management
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) COBOL
3 5 (15.15%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.12%) VBA
5 3 (9.09%) UniBasic
5 3 (9.09%) VB
5 3 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) Clipper
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) MCSE
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
1 5 (15.15%) PMP
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.12%) RHCE
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) RHCA
3 3 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Epicor
3 5 (15.15%) Infor
3 5 (15.15%) MAPICS
4 4 (12.12%) New Relic
4 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) CODA
5 3 (9.09%) IFS
5 3 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + benefits
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