The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 50 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 65 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.31% 4.92% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 5.05% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1207 772 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.61% 97.35% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 697 632
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Systems Administrator
East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 89 (88.12%) Linux
2 57 (56.44%) Bash Shell
3 55 (54.46%) Puppet
4 49 (48.51%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (47.52%) Ruby
6 47 (46.53%) Python
7 44 (43.56%) Java
8 42 (41.58%) Configuration Management
9 40 (39.60%) Open Source
10 39 (38.61%) Debian
11 32 (31.68%) Degree
12 30 (29.70%) TCP/IP
13 28 (27.72%) Node.js
13 28 (27.72%) Relational Database
14 27 (26.73%) Windows
15 26 (25.74%) RDBMS
15 26 (25.74%) Red Hat
15 26 (25.74%) Ubuntu
16 25 (24.75%) HTTP
16 25 (24.75%) MySQL
17 24 (23.76%) UNIX
17 24 (23.76%) VoIP
18 23 (22.77%) Tomcat
19 22 (21.78%) DNS
20 21 (20.79%) Perl
21 19 (18.81%) SMTP
21 19 (18.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 18 (17.82%) DevOps
22 18 (17.82%) HBase
23 17 (16.83%) Jenkins

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 28 (27.72%) Node.js
2 23 (22.77%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.92%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.96%) Apache
5 4 (3.96%) Jetty
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Basecamp
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.70%) TCP/IP
2 25 (24.75%) HTTP
3 24 (23.76%) VoIP
4 22 (21.78%) DNS
5 19 (18.81%) SMTP
6 15 (14.85%) DHCP
6 15 (14.85%) LDAP
7 14 (13.86%) FTP
8 11 (10.89%) Ethernet
8 11 (10.89%) InfiniBand
9 7 (6.93%) Asterisk PBX
10 5 (4.95%) Firewall
11 4 (3.96%) BGP
12 3 (2.97%) VLAN
12 3 (2.97%) SAN
12 3 (2.97%) LAN
12 3 (2.97%) WAN
13 2 (1.98%) OSPF
13 2 (1.98%) IMAP
13 2 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (48.51%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (27.72%) Relational Database
3 26 (25.74%) RDBMS
4 25 (24.75%) MySQL
5 18 (17.82%) HBase
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.86%) JIRA
3 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.98%) Subversion
3 2 (1.98%) Maven
4 1 (0.99%) Hudson
General
1 2 (1.98%) Legal
2 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) LAMP
2 6 (5.94%) Web Services
3 3 (2.97%) HTML
3 3 (2.97%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.60%) Open Source
2 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.86%) Social Media
3 2 (1.98%) Clustering
3 2 (1.98%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.99%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 89 (88.12%) Linux
2 39 (38.61%) Debian
3 27 (26.73%) Windows
4 26 (25.74%) Ubuntu
5 24 (23.76%) UNIX
6 19 (18.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (15.84%) OpenBSD
8 15 (14.85%) Mac OS X
9 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
10 7 (6.93%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.99%) Solaris
12 1 (0.99%) VMS
12 1 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Configuration Management
2 18 (17.82%) DevOps
3 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (14.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (14.85%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (14.85%) Workflow
5 14 (13.86%) Build Automation
5 14 (13.86%) Load Testing
5 14 (13.86%) Social Media Monitoring
6 13 (12.87%) Analytics
7 3 (2.97%) Project Management
7 3 (2.97%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (1.98%) Web Development
8 2 (1.98%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.99%) Web Application Development
9 1 (0.99%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (56.44%) Bash Shell
2 48 (47.52%) Ruby
3 47 (46.53%) Python
4 44 (43.56%) Java
5 21 (20.79%) Perl
6 11 (10.89%) C
7 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (31.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) CCNA
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (13.86%) NFS
1 14 (13.86%) Samba
1 14 (13.86%) Postfix
2 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.88%) KVM
3 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.96%) Xen
5 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (54.46%) Puppet
2 12 (11.88%) Nagios
3 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.99%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) Red Hat
2 14 (13.86%) VMware
3 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) Google
4 2 (1.98%) Juniper
5 1 (0.99%) Dell
Brighton, East Sussex
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