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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 215 222 212
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.070% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.075% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,150 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
5206 5357 4910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.38% 93.56% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3877 3945 3933
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -8 4 £37,500 +17.18% 1
Slough +8 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) EMC
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (42.86%) NAS
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (35.71%) NetApp
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) SCCM
8 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
8 5 (35.71%) MCITP
9 4 (28.57%) HP
9 4 (28.57%) Kindle
9 4 (28.57%) Apache
9 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
10 3 (21.43%) SLA
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (21.43%) UNIX
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) MySQL
11 2 (14.29%) Data Management

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Site Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) NAS
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.14%) snoop
5 1 (7.14%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (28.57%) Kindle
4 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
5 1 (7.14%) Celerra
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Xbox
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) HPUX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) MCITP
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) vMotion
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
4 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) Sun
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Sybase
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Apple
7 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
7 1 (7.14%) Egenera
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (7.14%) Foundry
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago