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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 85 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% 0.68% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.72% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 16
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1076 1114 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.47% 94.89% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1034 1001
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Snort
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Xen
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) PDM
1 3 (33.33%) Windchill
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
1 3 (33.33%) Debian
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) PowerHA
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CRM

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PDM
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Snort
1 3 (33.33%) Xen
2 2 (22.22%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
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