Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Systems Support Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1219 1299
Rank change year-on-year +60 +80 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Manager 18 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 15
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.94% +10.75%
10th Percentile £30,700 £48,250 £29,950
90th Percentile £60,500 £54,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -36.36% +57.14% -10.83%

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Systems Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Manager in the UK

Systems Support Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Manager in the UK

Systems Support Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support Manager in the UK

Systems Support 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 Systems Support Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +73 13 £35,000 -36.36% 1
England +36 13 £52,500 - 1
London +4 5 £58,000 +16.00%
Wales - 5 - -
Midlands - 4 £33,000 -
South West - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £31,000 -
South East - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Systems Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Systems Support Manager in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) Logistics
3 5 (27.78%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle ADF
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server

Systems Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle ADF
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Logistics
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) COBOL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) VMware