The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West / Bristol
Rank 118 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.87% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.89% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,590 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1578 1683 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.87% 97.17% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1515 1512
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Bristol region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Bristol

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Back Office
6 2 (20.00%) Electronics
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) SAP

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Server Patching
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk