The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 85 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 48 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.52% 2.36% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.41% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 56
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,950 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1855 2079 2465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.27% 98.02% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1727 2044
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 41 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Huntingdon -5 7 £40,500 +28.57%
Peterborough -6 2 £42,500 +12.58%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 34 (40.00%) Firewall
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) Windows
3 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
4 22 (25.88%) Windows Server
5 20 (23.53%) Unix
6 19 (22.35%) Network Security
7 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
8 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (18.82%) VMware
9 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
10 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (17.65%) SQL
11 13 (15.29%) MCSE
11 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
12 12 (14.12%) Mathematics
12 12 (14.12%) IIS
12 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (12.94%) .NET
13 11 (12.94%) Internet
13 11 (12.94%) Physics
13 11 (12.94%) Finance
14 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
14 10 (11.76%) VPN
14 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
14 10 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
15 9 (10.59%) SCCM

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.12%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.00%) Firewall
2 19 (22.35%) Network Security
3 11 (12.94%) Internet
4 10 (11.76%) VPN
5 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
6 8 (9.41%) HTTPS
6 8 (9.41%) iSCSI
6 8 (9.41%) SSL
7 7 (8.24%) SAN
8 5 (5.88%) LAN
9 4 (4.71%) WAN
10 3 (3.53%) DNS
11 2 (2.35%) DHCP
11 2 (2.35%) VoIP
12 1 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.18%) FTP
12 1 (1.18%) HTTP
12 1 (1.18%) NAS
12 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) QlikView
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
2 8 (9.41%) XML
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) JMS
4 3 (3.53%) SAML
5 2 (2.35%) LAMP
5 2 (2.35%) Middleware
6 1 (1.18%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (14.12%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.94%) Physics
3 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.41%) Clustering
5 6 (7.06%) iPad
6 3 (3.53%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Life Science
8 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) Windows
3 22 (25.88%) Windows Server
4 20 (23.53%) Unix
5 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.88%) CentOS
7 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.35%) Debian
10 2 (2.35%) HPUX
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.18%) VMS
11 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
2 10 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (9.41%) Data Protection
3 8 (9.41%) ITIL
3 8 (9.41%) Machine Learning
3 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
3 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.06%) DevOps
5 6 (7.06%) Network Design
5 6 (7.06%) Project Planning
6 4 (4.71%) Migration
7 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.53%) CRM
7 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.53%) SDLC
7 3 (3.53%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) Python
4 6 (7.06%) Perl
5 4 (4.71%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) C
6 3 (3.53%) C#
6 3 (3.53%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.29%) MCSE
3 7 (8.24%) CCNA
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.06%) Degree
5 2 (2.35%) MCP
6 1 (1.18%) PhD
6 1 (1.18%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.53%) Corosync
4 3 (3.53%) Shibboleth
5 2 (2.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Docker
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (9.41%) SCDPM
2 8 (9.41%) SCOM
3 5 (5.88%) Puppet
4 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.53%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.18%) Ansible
5 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.82%) VMware
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.53%) Citrix
5 3 (3.53%) HP
5 3 (3.53%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Isilon
6 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
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