The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 190 246 220
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.033% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.035% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Median salary £60,250 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.50% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £42,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,150 £58,000 £51,150
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +14.28%
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
3971 5737 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.11% 96.06% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3064 4679 3804
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Reading +29 3 - -
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,500 -
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL
5 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (52.00%) Linux
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco
9 10 (40.00%) MCITP
9 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (40.00%) MCSE
9 10 (40.00%) MCSA
9 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (40.00%) MCP
9 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (40.00%) vSphere
9 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (36.00%) Office 365
11 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
12 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (24.00%) Python
14 5 (20.00%) Perl
14 5 (20.00%) Degree
14 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 5 (20.00%) Puppet

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
1 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) AS400
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.00%) CentOS
7 3 (12.00%) Unix
7 3 (12.00%) zOS
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCITP
1 10 (40.00%) MCP
1 10 (40.00%) MCSA
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) vCloud
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) cPanel
4 1 (4.00%) Graphite
4 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Zerto
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Dynatrace
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) Sun