Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

System Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 303 343
Rank change year-on-year +7 +40 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 47 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 28
East of England median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,850 £46,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £92,100 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,634 12,011 14,214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.82% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,548 9,904 11,760
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,708
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Systems Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in the East of England

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in the East of England

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in the East of England

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 23 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Cambridgeshire -32 14 £47,000 -27.69% 2
Bedfordshire +35 5 £65,000 -31.58% 3
Essex +10 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Norfolk +17 1 £41,500 -12.63%
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Systems Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 10 (21.28%) ERP
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (14.89%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (14.89%) SAP
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) IFS
6 6 (12.77%) OpenStack
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Cognos Report Studio
6 6 (12.77%) SaaS
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) VMware
6 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
6 6 (12.77%) Finance
6 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 6 (12.77%) Cognos
6 6 (12.77%) C++
6 6 (12.77%) Citrix
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 5 (10.64%) SAN
7 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
7 5 (10.64%) Infor
7 5 (10.64%) Public Cloud
7 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
7 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Transformation

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (12.77%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Epicor Tropos
1 4 (8.51%) NetSuite
2 2 (4.26%) Infor M3
3 1 (2.13%) Aareon QL
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
2 4 (8.51%) G Suite
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
2 4 (8.51%) Slack
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) LTE
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (12.77%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) JMeter
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.64%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.51%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.26%) LIMS
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Mac OS
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.28%) ERP
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.77%) CRM
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 5 (10.64%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) Behavioural Change
5 4 (8.51%) Coaching
5 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) Network Management
6 3 (6.38%) Line Management
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) SDLC
6 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Product Management
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) C++
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) IFS
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) Cognos
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Infor
5 4 (8.51%) Epicor
5 4 (8.51%) Proofpoint
5 4 (8.51%) Sage
6 1 (2.13%) Aareon
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft