The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
Systems Administrator
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 50 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 88.68% 100.00% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 115 37 74
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Belfast

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Belfast

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Belfast region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Case Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) WFM
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) CommVault
4 2 (22.22%) IronPort
4 2 (22.22%) NetSuite
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com