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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 215 219 222
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.60%
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
4835 5244 5186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.69% 95.82% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3896 3785
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +4 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Slough - 2 £70,000 - 1
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) LAMP
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 5 (41.67%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) NFS
4 4 (33.33%) Nagios
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) FTP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NAS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (25.00%) SSH
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (8.33%) Cacti
4 1 (8.33%) Check_MK
4 1 (8.33%) cPanel
4 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Plesk
4 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) CommVault
2 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago