The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Manager
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 220 226
Rank change year-on-year +45 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.100% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3203 4754 5179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.80% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2593 3882 3834
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Systems Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Systems Manager in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in Berkshire

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Slough +26 6 £65,000 +13.04%
Reading - 3 £80,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £62,500 -
Systems Manager
South East

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 14 (45.16%) Middleware
4 14 (45.16%) VMware
5 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
6 12 (38.71%) Firewall
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (38.71%) iPad
6 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
6 12 (38.71%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (38.71%) Server Building
6 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
8 6 (19.35%) SAP HR
8 6 (19.35%) SAP HCM
8 6 (19.35%) SAP
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
8 6 (19.35%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.90%) SaaS
11 3 (9.68%) Project Management
11 3 (9.68%) ITIL
11 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
12 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP HCM
1 6 (19.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (12.90%) SaaS
5 2 (6.45%) IaaS
5 2 (6.45%) Office 365
6 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
1 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) iPad
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Learning Management System
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (38.71%) Server Building
1 12 (38.71%) Technical Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.45%) Microservices
6 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
7 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft