The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 114 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1670 1544 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.40% 93.12% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1362 1504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Systems Administrator
Cambridgeshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Veeam
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft