IT Systems Manager Jobs

IT Systems Managers are responsible for the overall coordination and design of a businesses IT capabilities. IT system managers will oversee all technical development within an organisation, ranging from major system infrastructure overhauls, to incremental software development changes. System managers must also oversee other employees within the IT department, such as technicians, programmers and database administrators who combine to a perform vital role in driving business efficiencies.

What information systems do managers oversee? 

The main responsibility of IT system managers will include the following: 

  • Analyse the needs of consumers and ensure IT systems can meet these requirements.
  • Ensure that existing IT services run with minimum disruption by following the appropriate protocol eg installation of anti-virus software.
  • Install new systems and implement recommendations made by Business Analysts and support specialists.
  • Keep updated on the latest IT software, planning the future purchase and implementation of new IT technologies.

Skills and Working Conditions 

IT system managers must possess strong leadership skills, so they are able to motivate and coordinate their employees. System Managers must also have the capability of communicating with senior managers in order to maintain knowledge of consumer needs and the subsequent IT requirements. The average salary for IT systems managers ranges from £40,000 - £65,000, with working hours varying depending on the project at hand.

Discover a daily download of IT systems manager jobs in the market using our job listings below, which offer both permanent and contract roles in various locations.

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Job Listings

  1. General Manager

    Location: Paisley or Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Management

    Company
    Our client creates award-winning bespoke web and systems solutions for a clientele who require their sites to work more productively in order to meet their business aims. Approaching every contract with an inherent understanding that a web presence or system is about more than just marketing – it’s about ...

  2. Full Stack Developer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £30000 to £40000 p/a

    Category: Programmers

    Incredible opportunity to join an award-winning company who need you to innovate, design and develop an outstanding product which has a positive impact on hundreds of thousands of people worldwide.
    Since 2013 Bolt Learning has grown and continues to do so, with an unrivaled culture for encouraging everyone to participate ...