The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 93 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 32 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.66% 1.34% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.39% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
South West

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
1857 1728 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.42% 96.16% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1418 1482
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Bristol

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Apache
3 15 (32.61%) Python
4 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
5 13 (28.26%) UNIX
5 13 (28.26%) MySQL
6 12 (26.09%) VMware
6 12 (26.09%) Degree
7 11 (23.91%) CentOS
7 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) Citrix
10 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
10 7 (15.22%) PHP
10 7 (15.22%) Solaris
10 7 (15.22%) Cisco
10 7 (15.22%) Puppet
10 7 (15.22%) DevOps
11 6 (13.04%) C#
11 6 (13.04%) Agresso
11 6 (13.04%) VPN
11 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.04%) Data Security
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) LINQ
11 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
12 5 (10.87%) Dell

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (34.78%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.35%) Lync
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (6.52%) IPv4
2 3 (6.52%) IPv6
2 3 (6.52%) VoIP
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Hudson
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) LINQ
2 3 (6.52%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Open Source
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Windows
3 13 (28.26%) UNIX
4 11 (23.91%) CentOS
4 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
6 7 (15.22%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) VMS
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Debian
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) DevOps
2 6 (13.04%) Data Security
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.35%) CRM
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.17%) System Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.17%) ERP
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.22%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) Korn
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) RHCE
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.52%) XenApp
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Varnish
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) Opsview
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Salt
4 1 (2.17%) Graphite
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.87%) Dell
6 3 (6.52%) Google
7 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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