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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Manager
Rank 211 190 176
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 18 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 20
Average salary £63,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -12.00%
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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
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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
Birmingham -4 7 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Shropshire +17 5 £65,000 +62.50%
Staffordshire -4 1 £70,000 +67.65% 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) People Management
3 6 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Finance
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Logistics
4 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (12.50%) ERP
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) CAFM
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.25%) High Availability
7 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.25%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.13%) DHTML
3 1 (3.13%) JDBC
3 1 (3.13%) JMS
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) People Management
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Logistics
3 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Budget Control
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) CAFM
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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