The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Manager
Rank 181 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 19 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 15
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £52,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4705 4769 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.17% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 3995 3874
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Manager
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 4 £51,250 +15.81% 2
Warwickshire +8 3 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Solihull -2 3 £50,000 +21.95%
Staffordshire -9 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Coventry +11 2 £53,250 +29.87% 1
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) UNIX
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) Workflow
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL
7 5 (14.71%) Firewall
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
8 4 (11.76%) Perl
8 4 (11.76%) C#
8 4 (11.76%) Linux
9 3 (8.82%) AIX
9 3 (8.82%) Solaris
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.82%) VB
9 3 (8.82%) Veritas
9 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Academy Housing
1 1 (2.94%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) PVCS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) Ajax
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.82%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.82%) SUSE
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
1 9 (26.47%) Workflow
2 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 3 (8.82%) System Testing
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) RDF
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Logistics
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.94%) Data Transformation
7 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 3 (8.82%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) ABAP
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas File System
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec
2 3 (8.82%) Sun
2 3 (8.82%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Siemens
4 1 (2.94%) Anite
4 1 (2.94%) Northgate
4 1 (2.94%) Civica
4 1 (2.94%) Comino
4 1 (2.94%) Capita
4 1 (2.94%) Orchard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Swisslog
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Atherstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago