The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

System Manager
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 538 585
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 56 117 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 111 78
Median salary £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.81% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in London

Systems Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
City of London +45 15 £73,750 +18.00%
Teddington - 4 £60,000 -
Westminster -10 1 £35,500 -46.82%
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 London region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 50 (35.46%) Finance
2 44 (31.21%) Project Management
3 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 30 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 29 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (19.86%) Management Information System
7 27 (19.15%) BusinessObjects
8 26 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (15.60%) ERP
10 21 (14.89%) Degree
11 20 (14.18%) SAP
12 18 (12.77%) SQL
12 18 (12.77%) CRM
12 18 (12.77%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (12.06%) Linux
14 15 (10.64%) SAP BPC
15 14 (9.93%) Retail
15 14 (9.93%) SAP BW
15 14 (9.93%) VBA
15 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (9.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (7.80%) Oracle
17 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (7.80%) Windows
18 9 (6.38%) Data Management
18 9 (6.38%) Performance Management
18 9 (6.38%) Python
18 9 (6.38%) Perl

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.55%) Apache
2 5 (3.55%) CMS
3 4 (2.84%) IIS
3 4 (2.84%) Kentico
4 3 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) nginx
5 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (10.64%) SAP BPC
2 8 (5.67%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.55%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.42%) Markit EDM
7 2 (1.42%) Maximo
7 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.42%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.71%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) Office 365
4 2 (1.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.71%) Force.com
5 1 (0.71%) G Suite
5 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) NAS
1 7 (4.96%) SAN
2 6 (4.26%) Firewall
3 3 (2.13%) DNS
3 3 (2.13%) Internet
3 3 (2.13%) Intranet
4 2 (1.42%) Network Security
4 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.71%) DHCP
5 1 (0.71%) LTE
5 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (9.93%) SAP BW
3 13 (9.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 8 (5.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.55%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (3.55%) QlikView
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.42%) MySQL
7 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.71%) Big Data
8 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.96%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (35.46%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Advertising
3 6 (4.26%) Law
4 5 (3.55%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.42%) Publishing
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Front Office
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) Kafka
2 6 (4.26%) .NET
3 3 (2.13%) Mason
4 2 (1.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.42%) Visualforce
4 2 (1.42%) Web Services
5 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.71%) COM
5 1 (0.71%) JMS
5 1 (0.71%) Node.js
5 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.13%) iPad
5 3 (2.13%) NHS
6 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.42%) Photography
6 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) Equities
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Linux
2 11 (7.80%) Windows
3 7 (4.96%) Unix
4 3 (2.13%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.42%) Debian
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Android
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) Project Management
2 29 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (15.60%) ERP
5 18 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (12.77%) CRM
6 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.38%) Data Management
7 9 (6.38%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.67%) Benchmarking
8 8 (5.67%) Business Analysis
8 8 (5.67%) ITIL
8 8 (5.67%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.67%) Statistics
9 7 (4.96%) ITSM
9 7 (4.96%) Quantitative Investing
10 6 (4.26%) BPR
10 6 (4.26%) Document Management
10 6 (4.26%) Mathematics
10 6 (4.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) VBA
3 9 (6.38%) Perl
3 9 (6.38%) Python
4 8 (5.67%) C
5 7 (4.96%) Ruby
6 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.84%) Java
8 3 (2.13%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) C#
10 1 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) MCP
3 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.71%) MCSA
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMP
3 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Docker
2 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.13%) iptables
3 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) Kubernetes
1 9 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.38%) Puppet
2 8 (5.67%) Ansible
2 8 (5.67%) Nagios
2 8 (5.67%) Terraform
3 7 (4.96%) Cobbler
3 7 (4.96%) Icinga
3 7 (4.96%) logstash
3 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 7 (4.96%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.71%) rkt
5 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.18%) SAP
3 18 (12.77%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (7.80%) Oracle
5 8 (5.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.96%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.96%) EMC
6 7 (4.96%) NetApp
6 7 (4.96%) Splunk
6 7 (4.96%) VMware
7 3 (2.13%) Apple
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco
7 3 (2.13%) Cognos
7 3 (2.13%) IFS
7 3 (2.13%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.42%) Citrix
8 2 (1.42%) Infor
8 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.71%) hybris
9 1 (0.71%) New Relic
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Salary: £0.00 per annum + Private Healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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