The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 80 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 41 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.32% 4.66% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 4.72% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 63
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Systems Administrator
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
904 869 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.12% 98.75% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 777 725 1092
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

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 1 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 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 Brighton region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) MySQL
3 14 (53.85%) Ansible
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 12 (46.15%) LAMP
5 12 (46.15%) Apache
5 12 (46.15%) DevOps
6 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
6 11 (42.31%) Puppet
6 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (38.46%) Marketing
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (34.62%) nginx
8 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
9 8 (30.77%) Law
9 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (26.92%) KVM
10 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 6 (23.08%) Nagios
11 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
11 6 (23.08%) Time Management
12 5 (19.23%) Degree
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) Python
13 4 (15.38%) PHP
13 4 (15.38%) Windows
13 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 12 (46.15%) Apache
2 9 (34.62%) nginx
3 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) GitHub
2 3 (11.54%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 8 (30.77%) Law
3 3 (11.54%) Publishing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Web Operations
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) RHCE
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) KVM
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Ansible
2 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (42.31%) Puppet
3 6 (23.08%) Nagios
4 3 (11.54%) Cacti
5 1 (3.85%) Munin
5 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Rackspace
4 2 (7.69%) Nintex
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Acronis
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper