The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Manager
Rank 70 104 95
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 19 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.87% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 0.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Median salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.70% -2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +36.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 963 1049 1200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.88% 97.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 732 814 962
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in Essex

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in Essex

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Essex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in Essex

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Loughton - 3 £50,000 -
Chelmsford -16 1 £36,500 -
Systems Manager
East of England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) IT Strategy
3 9 (47.37%) SLA
4 8 (42.11%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
6 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
6 6 (31.58%) Legal
6 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 4 (21.05%) ITSM
7 4 (21.05%) Document Management
8 1 (5.26%) VMware
8 1 (5.26%) Finance
8 1 (5.26%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) Windows
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (5.26%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) jQuery
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) IT Strategy
3 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
5 4 (21.05%) Document Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware