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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 76 71 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 18 5 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.02% 0.78% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.80% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 47
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
871 628 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.76% 97.52% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 765 487 646
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 27 February 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Windows
3 23 (43.40%) Python
3 23 (43.40%) VMware
4 19 (35.85%) Puppet
5 17 (32.08%) Perl
5 17 (32.08%) Active Directory
6 15 (28.30%) DNS
6 15 (28.30%) MySQL
6 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
7 14 (26.42%) KVM
8 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (24.53%) Ubuntu
9 12 (22.64%) Ruby
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.87%) VoIP
11 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.87%) UNIX
11 10 (18.87%) Cisco
12 9 (16.98%) PHP
12 9 (16.98%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
12 9 (16.98%) OpenStack
13 8 (15.09%) Lync
13 8 (15.09%) SMTP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
1 9 (16.98%) OpenStack
2 8 (15.09%) Lync
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Node.js
4 3 (5.66%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.89%) Moodle
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) VoIP
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.09%) SMTP
4 7 (13.21%) HTTP
4 7 (13.21%) SAN
4 7 (13.21%) BGP
5 6 (11.32%) Network Security
6 4 (7.55%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (5.66%) SNMP
7 3 (5.66%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.89%) InfiniBand
9 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.89%) LDAP
9 1 (1.89%) PBX
9 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.89%) OSPF
9 1 (1.89%) Firewall
9 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) MySQL
2 11 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) LAMP
2 1 (1.89%) OAuth
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.89%) Social Media
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Ubuntu
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.87%) UNIX
6 7 (13.21%) Mac OS X
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.32%) Debian
8 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.55%) Mac OS X Server
8 4 (7.55%) Android
9 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.66%) openSUSE
10 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
2 7 (13.21%) DevOps
3 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (11.32%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Workflow
6 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Time Management
7 1 (1.89%) Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Python
2 17 (32.08%) Perl
3 12 (22.64%) Ruby
4 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.98%) PHP
5 9 (16.98%) Java
6 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) CCNA
1 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) VCP4
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) KVM
3 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.21%) Xen
5 4 (7.55%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) NFS
6 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.66%) LXC
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.43%) Ansible
4 4 (7.55%) Salt
5 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.66%) WSUS
5 3 (5.66%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.89%) Nagios
7 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.89%) Graphite
7 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) VMware
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Dell
5 4 (7.55%) HP
6 3 (5.66%) McAfee
6 3 (5.66%) EMC
6 3 (5.66%) NetApp
6 3 (5.66%) Veritas
6 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Symantec
8 1 (1.89%) Remedy
8 1 (1.89%) Sophos
8 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.89%) Juniper
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) Akamai
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
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