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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 184 171 184
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 30 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 16
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.10%
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
4842 3960 4544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4172 3223 3896
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 -19 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire - 10 £60,000 -
Staffordshire 0 5 £43,507 -20.89% 1
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 18 (40.00%) Project Management
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) ERP
4 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
6 10 (22.22%) Degree
7 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (20.00%) VMware
7 9 (20.00%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
9 7 (15.56%) Software Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Validation
9 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.33%) SAP
10 6 (13.33%) HTML
10 6 (13.33%) Citrix
10 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (13.33%) Web Development
10 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
11 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) Linux
11 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 4 (8.89%) Dell
12 4 (8.89%) DHCP
12 4 (8.89%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.22%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DHCP
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) Wireless
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) jQuery
2 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Project Management
2 13 (28.89%) ERP
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
5 7 (15.56%) Software Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Validation
5 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
6 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.89%) Budget Control
8 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) VCP4
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) MCSA
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCA
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) SAP
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Dell
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.67%) Sage
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) Infor
6 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.22%) Nortel
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos
6 1 (2.22%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + plus benefits package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago