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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 106 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.92% 1.77% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.84% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 38
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £49,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

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
1586 1851 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.42% 96.56% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1505 1764
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -12 14 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £43,000 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
3 19 (54.29%) VMware
4 17 (48.57%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
6 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (34.29%) Perl
7 12 (34.29%) MySQL
7 12 (34.29%) Apache
7 12 (34.29%) Python
7 12 (34.29%) LDAP
8 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (31.43%) CentOS
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (28.57%) Puppet
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco
10 9 (25.71%) DNS
10 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (25.71%) Ansible
11 8 (22.86%) DHCP
11 8 (22.86%) NFS
11 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.86%) SAN
11 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Samba
11 8 (22.86%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (22.86%) VLAN

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 (34.29%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) nginx
3 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.71%) Drupal
6 2 (5.71%) WordPress
7 1 (2.86%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Force.com
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) LDAP
3 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.71%) DNS
5 8 (22.86%) DHCP
5 8 (22.86%) SAN
5 8 (22.86%) VLAN
5 8 (22.86%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (14.29%) IPsec
7 5 (14.29%) SMTP
7 5 (14.29%) SSL
7 5 (14.29%) WPA
8 4 (11.43%) ISDN
8 4 (11.43%) SNMP
9 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.71%) LAN
9 2 (5.71%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) Wireless
10 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (14.29%) Buildbot
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) JSON
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
1 7 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) ELK Stack
2 4 (11.43%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (8.57%) SAML
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) WSH
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Mason
5 1 (2.86%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Informatics
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Biology
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (31.43%) CentOS
5 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (17.14%) Unix
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.43%) Debian
9 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) VMS
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Open Source
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Data Management
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Perl
1 12 (34.29%) Python
2 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (11.43%) C
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCDST
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) NFS
2 8 (22.86%) Samba
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.43%) iptables
5 4 (11.43%) pfSense
5 4 (11.43%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Postfix
7 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.86%) Shibboleth
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
2 9 (25.71%) Ansible
2 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (11.43%) Kibana
4 4 (11.43%) logstash
4 4 (11.43%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) Ganglia
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM
5 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Atlassian
5 4 (11.43%) Brocade
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) Sun
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.86%) BT
7 1 (2.86%) Sage
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Great Abington, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 12 days ago
Peterborough
Mencap
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago