Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Systems Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Finance System Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1151 1223
Rank change year-on-year +28 +72 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Systems Manager 34 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.030% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 39
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,330 £51,250 £47,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,500 £80,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,750 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -25.20% +8.70% +35.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 160,631 169,827 188,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129,444 136,110 158,415
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Finance Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance Systems Manager in the UK

Finance Systems Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Finance Systems Manager in the UK

Finance Systems Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance Systems Manager over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance Systems Manager in the UK

Finance Systems Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance Systems Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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
England +12 32 £62,500 -3.85% 3
London +36 19 £65,000 - 3
UK excluding London +26 14 £46,750 -25.20%
South East +2 6 £72,500 +3.57%
West Midlands +34 5 £36,554 -45.85%
Midlands +16 5 £36,554 -30.37%
Yorkshire +26 2 £45,500 -24.17%
North of England +15 2 £45,500 -24.17%
Scotland - 1 £75,000 -

Finance Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Finance 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 featuring Finance Systems Manager in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) SAP
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) SAP BW
4 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) ERP
6 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
7 6 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (17.65%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
9 4 (11.76%) Change Management
9 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (11.76%) General Ledger
9 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle AGIS
9 4 (11.76%) SAP HANA
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle iProcurement

Finance Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (17.65%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (11.76%) SAP FI
4 3 (8.82%) NetSuite
4 3 (8.82%) SAP CO
4 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.76%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 3 (8.82%) Arabic Language
3 3 (8.82%) French Language
3 3 (8.82%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (8.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (23.53%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (11.76%) Quantitative Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Record to Report
4 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Cutover Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Data Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) Logistics
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Document Management
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ACCA
1 3 (8.82%) CIMA
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Concur
4 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.94%) Laserfiche
4 1 (2.94%) Sage