The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 180 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 19 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.057% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.058% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 10
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56%  
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4104 3434 3261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.17% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 2953 2725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in Manchester

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in Manchester

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in Manchester

Systems Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oldham - 2 £35,000 -
Systems Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Scrum
2 18 (56.25%) PHP
2 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 17 (53.13%) MVC
3 17 (53.13%) OO
3 17 (53.13%) Retail
3 17 (53.13%) OO PHP
3 17 (53.13%) Mentoring
4 11 (34.38%) Kanban
5 8 (25.00%) SAP
6 7 (21.88%) SAP MM
6 7 (21.88%) SLA
6 7 (21.88%) IT Governance
6 7 (21.88%) QA
6 7 (21.88%) Record to Report
6 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
6 7 (21.88%) Demand Management
7 6 (18.75%) Magento
8 5 (15.63%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.38%) ERP
11 2 (6.25%) Infor
11 2 (6.25%) SAP MII
11 2 (6.25%) SAPUI5
11 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
11 2 (6.25%) SAP PP-PI
12 1 (3.13%) Windows

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) SAP MM
2 6 (18.75%) Magento
3 2 (6.25%) SAP MII
3 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
3 2 (6.25%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (53.13%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) SAPUI5
2 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
2 18 (56.25%) Scrum
3 17 (53.13%) Mentoring
3 17 (53.13%) MVC
3 17 (53.13%) OO
3 17 (53.13%) OO PHP
4 11 (34.38%) Kanban
5 7 (21.88%) Demand Management
5 7 (21.88%) IT Governance
5 7 (21.88%) IT Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Record to Report
6 5 (15.63%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (9.38%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) People Management
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PHP
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) NDS
1 1 (3.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (3.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Infor
3 1 (3.13%) Baan
3 1 (3.13%) Epicor
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau