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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 117 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 20 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 1.28% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 11
Average salary £43,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
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
2145 2121 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.46% 93.44% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1614 1677
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 May 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 May 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
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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 -16 8 £42,500 +1.19% 1
High Wycombe -2 7 £57,500 +64.28%
Aylesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (33.33%) MySQL
6 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 12 (30.77%) VMware
8 9 (23.08%) SAN
9 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (17.95%) DNS
10 7 (17.95%) UNIX
11 6 (15.38%) MCSE
11 6 (15.38%) Java
11 6 (15.38%) IIS
11 6 (15.38%) SLA
11 6 (15.38%) DHCP
11 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (15.38%) NAS
11 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (12.82%) SaaS
12 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
12 5 (12.82%) Degree
12 5 (12.82%) Clustering
12 5 (12.82%) Debian
12 5 (12.82%) Intel
12 5 (12.82%) Citrix
12 5 (12.82%) Finance

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) IIS
4 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
5 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) Apache
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) SoftLayer
2 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) NAS
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) Broadband
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) QlikView
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) Debian
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.26%) Windows NT
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) AIX
8 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Change Management
2 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.13%) CRM
3 2 (5.13%) ERP
3 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C-shell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) MCP
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) Terminal Services
3 4 (10.26%) ISA Server
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) Samba
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.13%) WSUS
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 5 (12.82%) Intel
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Infoblox
6 2 (5.13%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (5.13%) Google
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) EMC