The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 29 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 84 87
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 3 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.32% 0.49% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.52% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Essex median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -23.80%  
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.16% +26.31%  

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 911 964 1194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.89% 94.98% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3401 4083 5021
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.32%  
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Colchester - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Manager
East of England

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

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

1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 8 (40.00%) SLA
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 5 (25.00%) Legal
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
8 4 (20.00%) ITSM
8 4 (20.00%) Document Management
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (10.00%) SAP
10 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (10.00%) ERP
10 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) VMware
10 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) Business Development
10 2 (10.00%) French Language
10 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
10 2 (10.00%) High Availability
11 1 (5.00%) Office 365
11 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
11 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (5.00%) Open-E

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (5.00%) PBX
1 1 (5.00%) Softphone
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) French Language
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (20.00%) Document Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.00%) Security Management
7 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Open-E
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam