The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

System Manager
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% - 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £80,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in Reading

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in Reading

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft