The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 203 205 213
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.081% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,425
% change year-on-year
- +27.02%
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4622 5106 5009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.26% 92.67% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3686 3989
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Reading -11 3 - - 2
Slough -1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 6 (46.15%) EMC
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) MCITP
7 4 (30.77%) NAS
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (30.77%) Kindle
7 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
7 4 (30.77%) NetApp
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
8 3 (23.08%) Apache
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (23.08%) HP
9 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Taleo
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (30.77%) Kindle
4 1 (7.69%) Celerra
4 1 (7.69%) Xbox
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) HPUX
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (30.77%) MCITP
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Sybase
7 1 (7.69%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) Sun
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday