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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 121 110 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 0.84% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.88% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 17
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
2101 1925 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.38% 94.59% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1466 1452
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -10 18 £31,500 -21.25%
High Wycombe -1 1 £36,000 +10.76%
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) UNIX
4 9 (25.00%) Debian
5 8 (22.22%) VMware
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle
5 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
6 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
6 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
6 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (16.67%) SAN
7 6 (16.67%) Java
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) Office 365
8 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
8 5 (13.89%) Information Management
8 5 (13.89%) MySQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Lync
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
3 5 (13.89%) WAN
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) Wireless
5 3 (8.33%) NAS
6 2 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) Firewall
7 1 (2.78%) PBX
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Debian
4 4 (11.11%) SUSE
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
2 5 (13.89%) Information Management
3 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Energy Management
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.78%) Database Security
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) AWK
4 3 (8.33%) C-shell
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) RHCSA
4 3 (8.33%) RHCE
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.33%) NFS
3 3 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam