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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 87 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.87% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.91% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 21
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1026 991 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.82% 96.31% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 795 900 992
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PowerHA
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) PDM
2 2 (28.57%) Windchill
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 2 (28.57%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
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
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
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