The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 157 150 147
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 71 83 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 1.46% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.57% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 71
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
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
5400 5303 5167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 93.04% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3719 4053 4282
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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 -7 37 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Windsor - 10 £57,500 -
Slough -5 9 £51,250 +32.25% 4
Maidenhead -10 7 £48,000 -2.53% 2
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 108 (73.47%) Linux
2 74 (50.34%) VMware
3 69 (46.94%) Microsoft
4 55 (37.41%) Windows
5 48 (32.65%) Red Hat
6 47 (31.97%) Cisco
7 46 (31.29%) Perl
7 46 (31.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (30.61%) Bash Shell
9 42 (28.57%) DNS
10 37 (25.17%) ITIL
11 34 (23.13%) UNIX
12 31 (21.09%) Degree
13 30 (20.41%) SQL
14 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
14 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
15 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 25 (17.01%) TCP/IP
16 25 (17.01%) Hyper-V
17 24 (16.33%) Open Source
17 24 (16.33%) HP
18 23 (15.65%) SaaS
19 22 (14.97%) SAN
20 21 (14.29%) Internet
21 20 (13.61%) FTP
22 19 (12.93%) Apache
22 19 (12.93%) SLA
23 18 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
24 17 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.93%) Apache
2 11 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.44%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.44%) IIS
4 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.36%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.36%) SAP Web AS
6 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Lync
7 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.04%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.04%) Agresso
3 2 (1.36%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.36%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.36%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.65%) SaaS
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.40%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (3.40%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.72%) Google App Engine
6 4 (2.72%) IaaS
7 3 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.57%) DNS
2 25 (17.01%) TCP/IP
3 22 (14.97%) SAN
4 21 (14.29%) Internet
5 20 (13.61%) FTP
6 13 (8.84%) Firewall
7 12 (8.16%) iSCSI
8 11 (7.48%) NAS
9 9 (6.12%) WAN
9 9 (6.12%) LAN
10 8 (5.44%) LDAP
11 7 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (4.76%) SMTP
12 6 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (4.08%) VPN
13 5 (3.40%) SSL
13 5 (3.40%) DHCP
14 4 (2.72%) BGP
14 4 (2.72%) HTTP
14 4 (2.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (11.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (11.56%) MySQL
3 10 (6.80%) MS Access
4 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.40%) Redis
5 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.04%) DB2
8 2 (1.36%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.72%) Ant
2 4 (2.72%) Gradle
2 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.40%) Finance
3 4 (2.72%) Legal
4 3 (2.04%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.16%) Web Services
2 8 (5.44%) COM
3 7 (4.76%) J2EE
3 7 (4.76%) HTML
4 6 (4.08%) LAMP
4 6 (4.08%) Memcached
5 5 (3.40%) ZeroMQ
6 4 (2.72%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.72%) XML
6 4 (2.72%) Spring
7 3 (2.04%) Regular Expression
7 3 (2.04%) .NET
8 2 (1.36%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) Open Source
2 12 (8.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.76%) Derivative
5 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.72%) Clustering
5 4 (2.72%) Statistics
6 2 (1.36%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 108 (73.47%) Linux
2 55 (37.41%) Windows
3 34 (23.13%) UNIX
4 18 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.20%) Solaris
7 14 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 12 (8.16%) CentOS
9 10 (6.80%) AIX
9 10 (6.80%) Windows 8
9 10 (6.80%) Windows 7
10 8 (5.44%) SUSE
10 8 (5.44%) HPUX
10 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (4.76%) Debian
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.17%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) Time Management
3 13 (8.84%) Configuration Management
4 10 (6.80%) DevOps
5 8 (5.44%) Service Management
6 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.08%) Dependency Management
8 5 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.72%) Project Management
9 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.72%) Migration
9 4 (2.72%) Automated Testing
9 4 (2.72%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.72%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.04%) Web Development
10 3 (2.04%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.29%) Perl
2 45 (30.61%) Bash Shell
3 30 (20.41%) SQL
4 14 (9.52%) PHP
5 10 (6.80%) Java
6 9 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.72%) Ruby
9 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.36%) AWK
10 2 (1.36%) ABAP
11 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (21.09%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.72%) MCITP
5 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.04%) MCSE
5 3 (2.04%) CCNA
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.36%) OCA
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.36%) HND
6 2 (1.36%) VCP5
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.93%) SLA
2 8 (5.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.72%) QA
System Software
1 46 (31.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
3 25 (17.01%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.48%) vCloud
5 10 (6.80%) vSphere
6 6 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.40%) qmail
7 5 (3.40%) Postfix
8 4 (2.72%) KVM
9 3 (2.04%) XenApp
9 3 (2.04%) XenServer
9 3 (2.04%) Squid
9 3 (2.04%) Firmware
10 2 (1.36%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.36%) Varnish
11 1 (0.68%) QEMU
11 1 (0.68%) Xen
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (10.88%) Puppet
2 12 (8.16%) Nagios
2 12 (8.16%) SCVMM
3 9 (6.12%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.72%) WSUS
6 3 (2.04%) CFEngine
6 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.68%) SCCM
7 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (50.34%) VMware
2 69 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 48 (32.65%) Red Hat
4 47 (31.97%) Cisco
5 24 (16.33%) HP
6 14 (9.52%) Remedy
7 12 (8.16%) EMC
8 11 (7.48%) 3PAR
9 10 (6.80%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (6.80%) SAP
10 7 (4.76%) F5
10 7 (4.76%) Veritas
11 6 (4.08%) Lotus
11 6 (4.08%) BMC
11 6 (4.08%) Citrix
12 5 (3.40%) Oracle
13 4 (2.72%) Sage
13 4 (2.72%) Google
14 3 (2.04%) Foundry
14 3 (2.04%) Egenera
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