Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 320 328
Rank change year-on-year +29 +8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Manager 44 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 21
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £34,625 £33,250 £26,735
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% +4.76%

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 9,917 10,090 11,334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.95% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8,171 8,461 9,531
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Devon +28 12 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Dorset -21 12 £65,000 +30.00%
Bristol -7 10 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Somerset +9 4 £47,500 -24.00%
Gloucestershire +43 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Wiltshire -2 3 £35,250 -17.06% 1
Systems Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 19 (43.18%) ERP
2 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (27.27%) Line Management
3 12 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (27.27%) CRM
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.45%) Data Quality
4 9 (20.45%) Analytics
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 8 (18.18%) ISO 14001
5 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) ISO 9001
5 8 (18.18%) Product Management
6 7 (15.91%) Finance
6 7 (15.91%) Change Management
7 6 (13.64%) Retail
7 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 6 (13.64%) NHS
7 6 (13.64%) Service Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.82%) OPENHousing
3 1 (2.27%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
1 3 (6.82%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 6 (13.64%) Retail
4 5 (11.36%) Aerospace
4 5 (11.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) EDI
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) NHS
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Cyberattack
4 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) EPoS
5 2 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
1 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
1 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
1 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ERP
2 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (27.27%) CRM
3 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (27.27%) Line Management
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Analytics
4 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) Product Management
5 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.91%) Change Management
7 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 6 (13.64%) Service Management
8 5 (11.36%) Logistics
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) Data Quality
2 8 (18.18%) ISO 14001
2 8 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 6 (13.64%) GDPR
3 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.82%) SLA
5 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Elavon
3 3 (6.82%) Avaya
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Veeam
4 2 (4.55%) IFS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Epicor
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) SYSPRO