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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 109 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 16 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.94% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.99% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 20
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,550 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1998 1824 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.01% 95.45% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1494 1478
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 24 October 2014. 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 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Marlow +5 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
High Wycombe -7 2 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
4 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
6 10 (28.57%) HP
6 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 10 (28.57%) Legal
6 10 (28.57%) Validation
6 10 (28.57%) LPAR
6 10 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (22.86%) KVM
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.86%) PHP
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (20.00%) MySQL
8 7 (20.00%) UNIX
8 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (20.00%) CMS
8 7 (20.00%) Back Office
8 7 (20.00%) CentOS
8 7 (20.00%) Subversion
8 7 (20.00%) Content Management

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (28.57%) Legal
2 7 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) LAMP
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 10 (28.57%) LPAR
2 7 (20.00%) Social Media
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) CentOS
4 7 (20.00%) UNIX
5 6 (17.14%) Solaris
5 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
6 4 (11.43%) AIX
6 4 (11.43%) HPUX
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
1 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (28.57%) Validation
2 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) Content Management
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PHP
2 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) KVM
3 5 (14.29%) XenApp
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) Varnish
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Google
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 11 days ago