Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Finance Systems Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1066 1142 1167
Rank change year-on-year +76 +25 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Systems Manager 30 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.035% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 20
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,698 £51,250 £43,725
90th Percentile £97,250 £99,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -18.52% +17.39% +4.55%

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 145,071 169,822 169,826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.31% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,020 139,244 141,122
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance Systems Manager in the UK

Finance Systems Manager
Top 11 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 21 February 2019. 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 +52 30 £62,500 -7.41% 12
UK excluding London +82 16 £55,000 -18.52% 7
London +1 14 £76,250 +17.31% 6
South East +33 8 £63,500 -5.93% 2
North of England +59 3 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +43 3 £36,554 -33.54% 2
Midlands +36 3 £36,554 -23.04% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
North East +22 1 £51,500 -6.36%
South West - 1 £50,500 -
East of England - 1 £59,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) SAP
3 14 (46.67%) SAP BPC
4 12 (40.00%) SAP BW
4 12 (40.00%) Project Management
5 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (36.67%) Decision-Making
6 8 (26.67%) Performance Management
6 8 (26.67%) Data Governance
6 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
6 8 (26.67%) Master Data Management
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) ACCA
7 7 (23.33%) CIMA
7 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.67%) ERP
8 5 (16.67%) ETL
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) SAP CO
9 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
9 4 (13.33%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (10.00%) Line Management
10 3 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger

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 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) SAP BPC
2 4 (13.33%) SAP CO
2 4 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (13.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (6.67%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (3.33%) HFM
5 1 (3.33%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (3.33%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.33%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Power BI
General
1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Decision-Making
3 8 (26.67%) Data Governance
3 8 (26.67%) Master Data Management
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 2 (6.67%) Contract Negotiation
8 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ACCA
1 7 (23.33%) CIMA
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CIPFA
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.67%) Reuters
4 1 (3.33%) CODA
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Infor
4 1 (3.33%) Maconomy
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Tagetik
4 1 (3.33%) Workday