The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 47 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.27% 0.57% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.57% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,695 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% +12.31%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Systems Administrator
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
297 348 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 93.99% 98.58% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 279 307 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Bath region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Bath

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) HPUX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Postfix
2 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Cobbler
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) SmokePing
2 2 (28.57%) Icinga
2 2 (28.57%) Graphite
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix