The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 48 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.72% 1.43% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.44% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -43.29%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Systems Administrator
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 278 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.55% 99.64% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 250 269
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Bedford

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Bedford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (37.50%) C-shell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Intel
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 3 (37.50%) Samba
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) LPIC

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) C-shell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
2 2 (25.00%) LPIC
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) NFS
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Samba
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Intel
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing
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