The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 164 141 146
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 46 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 1.59% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.66% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 68
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
4295 4929 5354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.45% 95.67% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3473 3724 3837
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -43 12 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Slough +13 6 £42,500 +9.67%
Wokingham - 6 £36,250 -
Bracknell -1 5 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Windsor - 5 £55,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 49 (49.49%) VMware
1 49 (49.49%) Linux
2 47 (47.47%) Windows
3 39 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 31 (31.31%) Windows Server
5 30 (30.30%) DNS
6 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
7 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (21.21%) Apache
9 19 (19.19%) Cisco
9 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
9 19 (19.19%) SAN
10 18 (18.18%) Nagios
10 18 (18.18%) Firewall
10 18 (18.18%) Web Services
11 17 (17.17%) MySQL
12 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
12 16 (16.16%) DHCP
12 16 (16.16%) LAMP
12 16 (16.16%) Puppet
13 15 (15.15%) nginx
13 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
13 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
13 15 (15.15%) Python
14 14 (14.14%) HTML
14 14 (14.14%) Tomcat
14 14 (14.14%) Red Hat

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 21 (21.21%) Apache
2 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
3 15 (15.15%) nginx
4 14 (14.14%) Tomcat
5 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (8.08%) IIS
8 7 (7.07%) JBoss
8 7 (7.07%) OpenStack
9 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
10 4 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
11 3 (3.03%) GroupWise
12 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.10%) Office 365
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.30%) DNS
2 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 19 (19.19%) SAN
4 18 (18.18%) Firewall
5 16 (16.16%) DHCP
6 11 (11.11%) FTP
6 11 (11.11%) HTTP
6 11 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 10 (10.10%) Internet
7 10 (10.10%) NAS
7 10 (10.10%) SSH
8 9 (9.09%) SMTP
9 8 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (8.08%) LAN
9 8 (8.08%) SSL
9 8 (8.08%) VoIP
9 8 (8.08%) WAN
10 6 (6.06%) LDAP
11 5 (5.05%) VPN
12 4 (4.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) MySQL
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
4 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.05%) Subversion
3 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.04%) JIRA
3 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.01%) Ant
4 1 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.08%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Games
5 3 (3.03%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) Web Services
2 16 (16.16%) LAMP
3 14 (14.14%) HTML
4 12 (12.12%) XML
5 8 (8.08%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (6.06%) MCollective
7 2 (2.02%) .NET
7 2 (2.02%) CSS
8 1 (1.01%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.04%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.03%) Replication
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.02%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.01%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.49%) Linux
2 47 (47.47%) Windows
3 31 (31.31%) Windows Server
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.12%) Unix
6 10 (10.10%) CentOS
7 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.05%) Solaris
10 4 (4.04%) Debian
10 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.01%) AIX
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
2 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
3 12 (12.12%) ITIL
4 11 (11.11%) Migration
5 9 (9.09%) High Availability
6 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.08%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (7.07%) DevOps
8 6 (6.06%) BPR
8 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.05%) Service Management
9 5 (5.05%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (4.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (4.04%) Issue Tracking
10 4 (4.04%) Project Management
10 4 (4.04%) Server Building
11 3 (3.03%) ERP
12 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
1 15 (15.15%) Python
2 13 (13.13%) Perl
2 13 (13.13%) SQL
3 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.08%) PHP
5 3 (3.03%) C
5 3 (3.03%) Java
5 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.02%) Korn
6 2 (2.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) MCITP
1 12 (12.12%) MCSE
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (10.10%) Degree
4 9 (9.09%) CCNA
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.04%) MCP
5 4 (4.04%) MCSA
5 4 (4.04%) VCP5
6 3 (3.03%) CCNP
7 2 (2.02%) RHCE
7 2 (2.02%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.01%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.09%) NFS
4 9 (9.09%) vSphere
5 7 (7.07%) qmail
5 7 (7.07%) Squid
6 5 (5.05%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (4.04%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.03%) Firmware
9 2 (2.02%) Postfix
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Nagios
2 16 (16.16%) Puppet
3 11 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 10 (10.10%) SCCM
5 9 (9.09%) logstash
6 7 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.06%) Cacti
7 6 (6.06%) collectd
7 6 (6.06%) Ganglia
7 6 (6.06%) Graphite
8 5 (5.05%) Backup Exec
9 4 (4.04%) SCOM
9 4 (4.04%) SCVMM
10 3 (3.03%) HAProxy
11 2 (2.02%) Ansible
11 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (1.01%) Cobbler
12 1 (1.01%) cPanel
12 1 (1.01%) Plesk
12 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) VMware
2 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.19%) Cisco
4 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
5 12 (12.12%) ServiceNow
6 7 (7.07%) CommVault
6 7 (7.07%) Intel Security
6 7 (7.07%) Splunk
7 6 (6.06%) HP
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle
9 4 (4.04%) Apple
9 4 (4.04%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (4.04%) CA
9 4 (4.04%) Dell
10 3 (3.03%) EMC
10 3 (3.03%) IFS
11 2 (2.02%) arcserve
11 2 (2.02%) SAP
12 1 (1.01%) NetApp
12 1 (1.01%) Sophos
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