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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 58 79 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 25 10 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.89% 1.16% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.17% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 47
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,146 £20,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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
857 854 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.19% 99.19% 99.55%
Number of salaries quoted 741 719 964
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) DevOps
4 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
5 15 (40.54%) Windows
5 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (37.84%) Puppet
6 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
7 13 (35.14%) MySQL
8 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
8 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 8 (21.62%) ITIL
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) Ruby
11 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
11 7 (18.92%) Nagios
11 7 (18.92%) Firewall
11 7 (18.92%) LAMP
12 6 (16.22%) CentOS
12 6 (16.22%) Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) vSphere
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
12 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (13.51%) Security Patching
13 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (13.51%) Degree
13 5 (13.51%) JIRA
13 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.11%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) Wireless
4 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) LAMP
2 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (8.11%) OpenVZ
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) CentOS
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Unix
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) DevOps
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) Security Patching
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.11%) Web Operations
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Data Security
8 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Ruby
2 5 (13.51%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
3 4 (10.81%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) RHCE
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Puppet
2 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (18.92%) Nagios
4 4 (10.81%) Ansible
5 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
5 3 (8.11%) Cacti
5 3 (8.11%) Munin
6 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.11%) Veritas
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Acronis
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
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