The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 54 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 47 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.81% 5.63% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 5.72% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
947 1101 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.83% 98.30% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 817 953 699
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 57 (93.44%) Linux
2 39 (63.93%) Python
3 38 (62.30%) Perl
4 36 (59.02%) MySQL
4 36 (59.02%) Ruby
5 31 (50.82%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (50.82%) Java
5 31 (50.82%) UNIX
6 28 (45.90%) DevOps
7 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
8 25 (40.98%) Puppet
9 24 (39.34%) VMware
9 24 (39.34%) DNS
10 23 (37.70%) Relational Database
11 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
11 22 (36.07%) Subversion
12 21 (34.43%) Tomcat
12 21 (34.43%) SMTP
13 20 (32.79%) HTTP
13 20 (32.79%) Xen
13 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (32.79%) KVM
14 18 (29.51%) BGP
15 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
16 16 (26.23%) Maven
16 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
17 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
18 13 (21.31%) E-Learning
18 13 (21.31%) LDAP
18 13 (21.31%) OAuth

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (34.43%) Tomcat
2 13 (21.31%) Moodle
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 3 (4.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) DNS
2 21 (34.43%) SMTP
3 20 (32.79%) HTTP
4 18 (29.51%) BGP
5 13 (21.31%) LDAP
6 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.39%) Network Security
7 10 (16.39%) IMAP
8 8 (13.11%) OSPF
9 5 (8.20%) VLAN
9 5 (8.20%) VPN
10 4 (6.56%) VoIP
10 4 (6.56%) SAN
11 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
12 1 (1.64%) Firewall
12 1 (1.64%) PBX
12 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (59.02%) MySQL
2 31 (50.82%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (37.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
1 22 (36.07%) Subversion
2 16 (26.23%) Maven
2 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) OAuth
2 4 (6.56%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) Sensu
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) E-Learning
1 13 (21.31%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 57 (93.44%) Linux
2 31 (50.82%) UNIX
3 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
4 12 (19.67%) Debian
5 6 (9.84%) Windows
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) DevOps
2 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
3 11 (18.03%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.56%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (6.56%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.64%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Python
2 38 (62.30%) Perl
3 36 (59.02%) Ruby
4 31 (50.82%) Java
5 9 (14.75%) SQL
6 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.20%) PHP
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Xen
1 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (32.79%) KVM
2 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 25 (40.98%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Nagios
3 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.56%) Salt
4 3 (4.92%) Icinga
5 1 (1.64%) Ansible
5 1 (1.64%) logstash
5 1 (1.64%) Munin
5 1 (1.64%) Graphite
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) VMware
2 8 (13.11%) Juniper
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.64%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Akamai
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Sophos
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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