Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Systems Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1132 1126 1243
Rank change year-on-year -6 +117 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Systems Manager 50 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.034% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 50
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +6.67% -4.26%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,250 £48,625
90th Percentile £78,750 £98,500 £79,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% -15.38%

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 169,137 170,894 196,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.22% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136,840 139,688 164,923
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +14 48 £65,000 - 7
London +23 29 £62,500 -3.85% 4
UK excluding London -11 20 £72,500 +20.83% 3
South East +15 16 £72,500 +3.57% 3
Yorkshire +9 2 £45,500 -24.17%
North of England -2 2 £45,500 -24.17%
West Midlands +22 1 £52,500 -22.22%
Midlands +19 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Scotland -31 1 £75,000 +66.67%

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 50 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (46.00%) SAP
3 16 (32.00%) Oracle
4 14 (28.00%) SAP BW
4 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (26.00%) SAP BPC
5 13 (26.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (22.00%) ACCA
6 11 (22.00%) ERP
7 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (20.00%) CIMA
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Financials
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Assets
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle AGIS
8 9 (18.00%) Record to Report
8 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle iProcurement
8 9 (18.00%) JIRA
8 9 (18.00%) General Ledger
9 8 (16.00%) SQL
10 7 (14.00%) Project Management

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 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (26.00%) SAP BPC
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle AGIS
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (10.00%) Infor SunSystems
4 5 (10.00%) NetSuite
5 4 (8.00%) SAP FI
5 4 (8.00%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (6.00%) SAP CO
6 3 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (18.00%) JIRA
General
1 50 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) General Ledger
3 4 (8.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Arabic Language
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 2 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (26.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 11 (22.00%) ERP
4 9 (18.00%) Record to Report
4 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (8.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) Data Extraction
8 4 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (8.00%) Quantitative Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.00%) ITIL
10 2 (4.00%) Practice Management
10 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (8.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ACCA
2 10 (20.00%) CIMA
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) SAP
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Hyperion
4 4 (8.00%) Anaplan
4 4 (8.00%) Infor
4 4 (8.00%) Tagetik
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) Aderant
6 2 (4.00%) Sage
7 1 (2.00%) CA
7 1 (2.00%) CODA
7 1 (2.00%) Cognos
7 1 (2.00%) Concur
7 1 (2.00%) Intapp
7 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.00%) Laserfiche
7 1 (2.00%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.00%) Sun
7 1 (2.00%) Workday