The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 99 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 16 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 1.10% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.20% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 27
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £39,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1694 1754 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.43% 91.98% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1372 1568
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 9 £30,000 -28.57% 2
High Wycombe - 6 £47,500 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) MySQL
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (26.67%) SAN
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.00%) IIS
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (20.00%) UNIX
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) NAS
10 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) Clustering
10 5 (16.67%) MCSE
10 5 (16.67%) Intel
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
10 5 (16.67%) DHCP
10 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000
11 4 (13.33%) Windows NT
11 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
11 4 (13.33%) ISA Server

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) Broadband
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) EDI
1 2 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) UNIX
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (13.33%) Windows NT
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Change Management
1 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (6.67%) ERP
2 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) PHP
1 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
2 2 (6.67%) VB
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) MCTS
5 2 (6.67%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) VCP4
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 4 (13.33%) ISA Server
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.67%) WSUS
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.67%) Intel
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (6.67%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (6.67%) Google
6 2 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Klarion Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago