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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 194 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 19 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
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
4712 5228 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 92.94% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3687 4089
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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
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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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 +14 19 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Perl
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
4 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
6 9 (37.50%) Internet
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
8 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
8 7 (29.17%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) Sun
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) Solaris
9 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) Xen
9 6 (25.00%) Time Management
9 6 (25.00%) Open Source
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
10 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) HP
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Site Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Taleo
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) Internet
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) FTP
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Time Management
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
1 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Perl
2 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Xen
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) Ansible
3 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) Sun
6 4 (16.67%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago