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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 104 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 1.87% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.94% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 44
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.85%
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
1561 1903 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.56% 96.21% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1643 1934
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -9 12 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Huntingdon -3 1 £43,000 +7.50%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (45.45%) VMware
2 24 (43.64%) Linux
3 19 (34.55%) Windows
4 18 (32.73%) Finance
4 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (30.91%) Python
6 16 (29.09%) Firewall
6 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
7 14 (25.45%) Puppet
7 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
7 14 (25.45%) Perl
8 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
8 12 (21.82%) MySQL
8 12 (21.82%) LDAP
8 12 (21.82%) NFS
8 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
8 12 (21.82%) Degree
8 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (20.00%) CentOS
9 11 (20.00%) Data Management
9 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (18.18%) SQL
10 10 (18.18%) VBA
10 10 (18.18%) Samba
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (18.18%) QlikView
10 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
11 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef

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 9 (16.36%) Apache
2 7 (12.73%) nginx
3 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.64%) Drupal
5 2 (3.64%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) WordPress
6 1 (1.82%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Office 365
4 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.82%) Force.com
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Firewall
2 12 (21.82%) LDAP
3 9 (16.36%) SAN
4 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (10.91%) DHCP
5 6 (10.91%) DNS
6 5 (9.09%) NAS
6 5 (9.09%) SMTP
6 5 (9.09%) SSL
6 5 (9.09%) VLAN
6 5 (9.09%) WPA
7 4 (7.27%) VPN
8 3 (5.45%) IMAP
8 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.45%) LAN
8 3 (5.45%) Network Security
9 2 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.64%) FTP
9 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) MySQL
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) QlikView
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.91%) Big Data
4 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) GIS
6 2 (3.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
1 7 (12.73%) Subversion
2 5 (9.09%) Buildbot
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) JSON
1 7 (12.73%) LAMP
1 7 (12.73%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (12.73%) XML
2 4 (7.27%) ELK Stack
2 4 (7.27%) REST
2 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.45%) SAML
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 2 (3.64%) OpenVZ
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) Mason
5 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Biology
3 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.27%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.64%) Informatics
6 2 (3.64%) Physics
7 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Windows
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.00%) CentOS
5 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
5 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.09%) Unix
8 4 (7.27%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.45%) Debian
9 3 (5.45%) VMS
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Data Management
2 9 (16.36%) DevOps
2 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Bioinformatics
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.91%) Open Source
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Security Patching
7 4 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) Perl
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) VBA
4 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.36%) Ruby
5 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.27%) C
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) CCNA
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.82%) MCDST
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) MOS
6 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) NFS
3 10 (18.18%) Samba
4 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) Postfix
4 3 (5.45%) Sendmail
4 3 (5.45%) Shibboleth
5 2 (3.64%) Docker
5 2 (3.64%) GPFS
5 2 (3.64%) PanFS
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) iptables
6 1 (1.82%) pfSense
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Puppet
2 9 (16.36%) Ansible
2 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.09%) Ganglia
3 5 (9.09%) Nagios
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (7.27%) Kibana
4 4 (7.27%) logstash
5 2 (3.64%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) VMware
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) NetApp
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle
6 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
6 4 (7.27%) Brocade
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.27%) Sun
7 3 (5.45%) Becrypt
7 3 (5.45%) ESRI
7 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.64%) BT
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.82%) Sage
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