The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 11 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 74 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 70 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.93% 3.63% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.88% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 72
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2268 2214 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.78% 93.58% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 1940 2330
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Cambridge -15 59 £43,500 -3.33% 8
Peterborough +1 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 94 (77.05%) Linux
2 58 (47.54%) UNIX
3 54 (44.26%) Red Hat
4 46 (37.70%) Perl
5 44 (36.07%) Windows
6 36 (29.51%) Firewall
7 35 (28.69%) Degree
8 34 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (27.87%) Python
9 33 (27.05%) ITIL
10 31 (25.41%) CentOS
11 24 (19.67%) VLAN
12 23 (18.85%) VMware
13 22 (18.03%) Bash Shell
14 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
14 20 (16.39%) E-Commerce
15 17 (13.93%) DevOps
16 16 (13.11%) Atlassian
16 16 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (13.11%) JIRA
16 16 (13.11%) SQL
16 16 (13.11%) Active Directory
17 15 (12.30%) Oracle
17 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (11.48%) Bourne shell
18 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
19 13 (10.66%) DNS
19 13 (10.66%) Ubuntu
19 13 (10.66%) Puppet
20 12 (9.84%) MS Exchange

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.38%) Apache
3 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.46%) IIS
6 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.82%) Lync
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.82%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (29.51%) Firewall
2 24 (19.67%) VLAN
3 13 (10.66%) DNS
4 12 (9.84%) SAN
4 12 (9.84%) DHCP
5 11 (9.02%) LAN
5 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.38%) VoIP
6 9 (7.38%) WAN
7 7 (5.74%) VPN
8 6 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.92%) LDAP
9 4 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (3.28%) NAS
9 4 (3.28%) Network Security
10 3 (2.46%) LTE
10 3 (2.46%) OpenVPN
10 3 (2.46%) IPsec
11 2 (1.64%) Internet
11 2 (1.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.92%) MySQL
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.46%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.82%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) JIRA
1 16 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (4.92%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) J2EE
2 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.92%) PKI
2 6 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (4.92%) Informatics
3 5 (4.10%) Statistics
4 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.46%) Firmware
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.82%) Physics
7 1 (0.82%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) HACMP
7 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.82%) Life Science
7 1 (0.82%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 94 (77.05%) Linux
2 58 (47.54%) UNIX
3 44 (36.07%) Windows
4 34 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (25.41%) CentOS
6 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (10.66%) Ubuntu
8 11 (9.02%) Debian
9 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.46%) HPUX
11 3 (2.46%) Solaris
12 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.05%) ITIL
2 20 (16.39%) E-Commerce
3 17 (13.93%) DevOps
4 9 (7.38%) ERP
5 8 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.56%) Migration
5 8 (6.56%) Data Analysis
5 8 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.92%) Data Protection
6 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (4.92%) Network Design
7 5 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.10%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (4.10%) OO
7 5 (4.10%) OOD
7 5 (4.10%) Memory Management
8 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.46%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.46%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.70%) Perl
2 34 (27.87%) Python
3 22 (18.03%) Bash Shell
4 16 (13.11%) SQL
5 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
5 14 (11.48%) Bourne shell
6 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.28%) Java
8 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (28.69%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) MCSA
2 6 (4.92%) CCNA
2 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.92%) OCP
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (4.92%) RHCE
3 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.64%) GSEC
3 2 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.56%) VMware ESX
3 8 (6.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (5.74%) vSphere
5 4 (3.28%) NFS
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.82%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Puppet
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (6.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (6.56%) SCCM
3 6 (4.92%) SCOM
3 6 (4.92%) Nagios
4 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.46%) Ansible
5 3 (2.46%) Munin
6 2 (1.64%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.64%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.82%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (44.26%) Red Hat
2 23 (18.85%) VMware
3 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.11%) Atlassian
5 15 (12.30%) Oracle
6 9 (7.38%) Cisco
6 9 (7.38%) HP
7 8 (6.56%) EMC
7 8 (6.56%) SAP
8 7 (5.74%) NetApp
9 6 (4.92%) Veeam
10 3 (2.46%) Symantec
10 3 (2.46%) Citrix
11 2 (1.64%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.64%) Apple
11 2 (1.64%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.64%) Isilon
12 1 (0.82%) Sun
12 1 (0.82%) Avaya
12 1 (0.82%) Juniper
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