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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 79 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 50 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.35% 2.34% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.46% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
2047 2354 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 94.92% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1962 2186
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +6 45 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Peterborough +6 3 £37,750 +64.32%
Huntingdon - 1 £31,500 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 67 (69.07%) Linux
2 38 (39.18%) Windows
3 32 (32.99%) UNIX
3 32 (32.99%) Python
4 31 (31.96%) DNS
5 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
6 27 (27.84%) Perl
7 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
7 24 (24.74%) DHCP
7 24 (24.74%) VMware
7 24 (24.74%) Firewall
8 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
9 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
10 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
11 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP
11 18 (18.56%) Web Services
11 18 (18.56%) CentOS
12 17 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (17.53%) SQL
13 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
14 15 (15.46%) Degree
15 14 (14.43%) SCCM
16 13 (13.40%) MySQL
16 13 (13.40%) Apache
17 12 (12.37%) Tomcat
17 12 (12.37%) ITIL
17 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (12.37%) Ubuntu
18 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (11.34%) Debian

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) Apache
3 12 (12.37%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.15%) IIS
6 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.09%) JBoss
7 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.06%) iPlanet
8 2 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.03%) Lync
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.96%) DNS
2 24 (24.74%) Firewall
2 24 (24.74%) DHCP
3 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.28%) SAN
4 9 (9.28%) Internet
4 9 (9.28%) NAS
5 7 (7.22%) Network Security
6 6 (6.19%) HTTP
7 5 (5.15%) LDAP
7 5 (5.15%) Wireless
8 4 (4.12%) VPN
9 3 (3.09%) SSL
9 3 (3.09%) FTP
9 3 (3.09%) SMTP
9 3 (3.09%) SNMP
10 2 (2.06%) LAN
10 2 (2.06%) WAN
10 2 (2.06%) SSH
11 1 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) MySQL
3 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.12%) QlikView
4 3 (3.09%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (5.15%) Back Office
1 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) RESTful
2 1 (1.03%) HTML5
2 1 (1.03%) CSS3
2 1 (1.03%) FastCGI
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Blackberry
1 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.06%) Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) Informatics
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.03%) DTV
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) Telematics
5 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.07%) Linux
2 38 (39.18%) Windows
3 32 (32.99%) UNIX
4 18 (18.56%) CentOS
5 12 (12.37%) Ubuntu
6 11 (11.34%) Debian
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (10.31%) Solaris
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) ITIL
2 9 (9.28%) Load Balancing
3 8 (8.25%) DevOps
4 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.12%) CRM
5 4 (4.12%) Security Patching
5 4 (4.12%) Biostatistics
5 4 (4.12%) Scrum
5 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.09%) Project Management
7 2 (2.06%) Change Management
7 2 (2.06%) Migration
7 2 (2.06%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.06%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.99%) Python
2 27 (27.84%) Perl
3 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
4 17 (17.53%) SQL
5 9 (9.28%) PHP
6 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.06%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.06%) MCSE
2 2 (2.06%) CCNA
2 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.03%) RHCE
3 1 (1.03%) MCSA
3 1 (1.03%) CCNP
3 1 (1.03%) MCP
3 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.03%) LPIC
3 1 (1.03%) MCTS
3 1 (1.03%) MCITP
System Software
1 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.12%) vSphere
4 2 (2.06%) NFS
4 2 (2.06%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.03%) KVM
5 1 (1.03%) iptables
5 1 (1.03%) Xen
5 1 (1.03%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) SCCM
2 9 (9.28%) SCOM
2 9 (9.28%) Puppet
3 5 (5.15%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.12%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.09%) Ansible
6 2 (2.06%) Salt
6 2 (2.06%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
1 24 (24.74%) VMware
2 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.28%) Citrix
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle
4 8 (8.25%) Google
4 8 (8.25%) Rackspace
5 7 (7.22%) Cisco
5 7 (7.22%) NetApp
6 6 (6.19%) Symantec
7 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.12%) Mitel
8 4 (4.12%) Epicor
8 4 (4.12%) Juniper
8 4 (4.12%) HP
9 3 (3.09%) IBM
10 2 (2.06%) Dell
10 2 (2.06%) Sun
10 2 (2.06%) Vertica
11 1 (1.03%) Brocade
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