The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

System Manager
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 106 108
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 16 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.17% 0.085% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.087% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1341 1149 1424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.81% 97.37% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 963 1200
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in Cambridge

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in Cambridge

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Apple
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VLAN
2 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) NETGEAR
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) IT Strategy
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (36.84%) Spotfire
3 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) SAP BW
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (36.84%) ERP
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (36.84%) Hyperion
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) VLAN
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (36.84%) SAP BW
1 7 (36.84%) Spotfire
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) ERP
2 7 (36.84%) ETL
2 7 (36.84%) IT Strategy
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) System Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Apple
1 8 (42.11%) NETGEAR
2 7 (36.84%) Hyperion
2 7 (36.84%) SAP