The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 133 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 12
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £40,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2254 1951 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.04% 96.39% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1624 1615
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Birmingham

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Birmingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Birmingham region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) SIEM
5 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Back Office
5 4 (21.05%) EPoS
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) EDI
6 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Meraki
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) People Management
7 2 (10.53%) VMware

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.26%) DMZ
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Back Office
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) EDI
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
1 4 (21.05%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) SIEM
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) People Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Avaya
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Meraki
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) CommVault
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
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