The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 98 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,750 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Senior Systems Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1415 1602 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.18% 95.53% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1406 1612
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (41.67%) SCCM
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
3 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Debian
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Debian
3 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco