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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 52 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.54% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
309 388 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.37% 99.74% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 284 320 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Snort
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Xen
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) PowerHA
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
1 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
1 2 (28.57%) VMware