Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

System Manager
England > South West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 287 336
Rank change year-on-year -26 +49 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 11 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 10
South West median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +7.73% -24.58%
10th Percentile £43,500 £31,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,675 £72,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,821 10,100 10,502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 97.70% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,990 8,383 8,859
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,725
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Manager in the South West

Systems Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Systems Manager in the South West

Systems Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Manager in the South West

Systems Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +28 8 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bristol -1 2 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wiltshire -7 1 £35,500 -51.03% 1
Systems Manager
England

Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Systems Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Systems Manager in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) SAP
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Mitel
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Billing
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (27.27%) ConnectWise
3 3 (27.27%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) CAPA
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485

Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Qlik Sense
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
1 3 (27.27%) Billing
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) FMEA
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) ConnectWise
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos