The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 87 84 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Median salary £49,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
854 1120 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.52% 97.48% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 713 858 1133
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +10 3 £46,000 +22.66%
Luton -2 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Systems Administrator 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 across the Bedfordshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Linux
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Operations Management
3 8 (42.11%) Redis
3 8 (42.11%) Puppet
3 8 (42.11%) Docker
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (26.32%) AIX
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
7 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 3 (15.79%) PowerHA
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
8 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.53%) SQL

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Redis
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) LPAR
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) AIX
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Operations Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
5 1 (5.26%) C-shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) PowerHA
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (42.11%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Linux-HA
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sun