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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 64 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 40 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.89% 4.06% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 4.11% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
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
999 974 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.18% 98.78% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 879 825 665
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 28 (59.57%) Python
2 28 (59.57%) Perl
3 27 (57.45%) MySQL
4 26 (55.32%) Ruby
5 22 (46.81%) UNIX
6 21 (44.68%) Java
6 21 (44.68%) DNS
6 21 (44.68%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (44.68%) VMware
6 21 (44.68%) Puppet
7 19 (40.43%) Ubuntu
8 18 (38.30%) SMTP
9 17 (36.17%) HTTP
9 17 (36.17%) Xen
9 17 (36.17%) BGP
9 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (36.17%) KVM
10 16 (34.04%) DevOps
11 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
11 15 (31.91%) Subversion
12 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
12 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
13 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
14 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
14 10 (21.28%) Debian
14 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
14 10 (21.28%) Network Security
14 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
14 10 (21.28%) Maven

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.15%) Moodle
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) DNS
2 18 (38.30%) SMTP
3 17 (36.17%) HTTP
3 17 (36.17%) BGP
4 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (21.28%) Network Security
6 9 (19.15%) LDAP
7 7 (14.89%) IMAP
7 7 (14.89%) OSPF
8 4 (8.51%) VoIP
8 4 (8.51%) VPN
8 4 (8.51%) VLAN
9 3 (6.38%) SAN
10 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.13%) Firewall
11 1 (2.13%) PBX
11 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) MySQL
2 21 (44.68%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Subversion
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) OAuth
2 4 (8.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) E-Learning
1 9 (19.15%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) UNIX
3 19 (40.43%) Ubuntu
4 10 (21.28%) Debian
5 6 (12.77%) Windows
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) DevOps
2 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
2 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.13%) Load Testing
4 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Perl
1 28 (59.57%) Python
2 26 (55.32%) Ruby
3 21 (44.68%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Xen
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (36.17%) KVM
2 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.51%) Salt
4 3 (6.38%) Nagios
5 2 (4.26%) Icinga
6 1 (2.13%) Munin
6 1 (2.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) Juniper
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) Sophos
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.13%) Akamai
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) ForgeRock
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