The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 252 281
Rank change year-on-year +31 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 10 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 25
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £52,500 £50,600
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £86,000 £70,000
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in the City of London

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in the City of London

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in the City of London

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) SAP BPC
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) SAP BW
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) VBA
4 8 (25.81%) SAP
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Data Management
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
9 3 (9.68%) Banking
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) iPad
10 2 (6.45%) Puppet
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (6.45%) NetSuite
10 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) SAP BPC
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Project Management
1 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (19.35%) Data Management
2 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.45%) Campaign Management
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security
5 2 (6.45%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Server Building
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) VBA
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) CFEngine
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Epicor
4 1 (3.23%) Infor
4 1 (3.23%) Reuters
4 1 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
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