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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Manager
Rank 211 187 209
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 16 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.55% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.58% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 8
Average salary £54,027 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.05% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,005 £30,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
5454 5133 5140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.47% 94.50% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4553 4346 4298
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Coventry -13 5 £54,027 +2.90%
Shropshire - 4 £65,000 - 1
Birmingham -15 3 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £33,894 -
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England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (55.56%) SAP
2 22 (48.89%) Project Management
2 22 (48.89%) ERP
3 19 (42.22%) Finance
3 19 (42.22%) SDLC
4 18 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
6 11 (24.44%) Marketing
6 11 (24.44%) Budget Control
6 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
7 9 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Degree
9 6 (13.33%) Line Management
9 6 (13.33%) .NET
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) HTML
10 5 (11.11%) Windows
10 5 (11.11%) Web Development
11 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.89%) SAP ERP
11 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
11 4 (8.89%) jQuery
11 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
11 4 (8.89%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.22%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (2.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
3 4 (8.89%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Project Management
1 22 (48.89%) ERP
2 19 (42.22%) SDLC
3 18 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
5 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) Budget Control
6 6 (13.33%) Line Management
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.11%) CRM
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.89%) People Management
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.67%) Coaching
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) PMP
2 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) CCA
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Cognos
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Infor
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
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