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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 87 99 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 38 35 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 1.61% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.67% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 58
Median salary £36,736 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.56% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
1775 2102 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.73% 96.78% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1756 1924
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
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 July 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 July 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 34 £35,868 -15.60% 4
Peterborough +4 1 £22,500 -40.78%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (38.95%) Linux
2 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.53%) Finance
4 28 (29.47%) Firewall
4 28 (29.47%) Windows
5 25 (26.32%) SQL
5 25 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 23 (24.21%) VMware
7 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (18.95%) Unix
8 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
9 15 (15.79%) Python
9 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 15 (15.79%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) Network Security
11 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
12 12 (12.63%) Data Management
12 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (12.63%) Mathematics
12 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (12.63%) Data Centre
13 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.58%) QlikView
13 11 (11.58%) iSCSI
13 11 (11.58%) VBA
13 11 (11.58%) .NET
13 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (10.53%) Telecoms

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 7 (7.37%) IIS
2 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) Firewall
2 14 (14.74%) Network Security
3 11 (11.58%) iSCSI
4 10 (10.53%) Internet
5 8 (8.42%) SAN
6 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.32%) LAN
7 6 (6.32%) WAN
8 5 (5.26%) NAS
9 4 (4.21%) VPN
10 3 (3.16%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.16%) IMAP
10 3 (3.16%) LDAP
10 3 (3.16%) SMTP
10 3 (3.16%) SSL
11 2 (2.11%) FTP
11 2 (2.11%) VoIP
12 1 (1.05%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) QlikView
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.42%) Big Data
3 8 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.16%) MySQL
6 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.42%) Banking
3 8 (8.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
2 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.42%) XML
3 4 (4.21%) Web Services
4 3 (3.16%) JMS
4 3 (3.16%) SAML
5 2 (2.11%) LAMP
6 1 (1.05%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.63%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.63%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.53%) Physics
5 8 (8.42%) Clustering
6 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
7 6 (6.32%) iPad
8 5 (5.26%) Biology
9 3 (3.16%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.11%) Life Science
11 1 (1.05%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.95%) Linux
2 28 (29.47%) Windows
3 25 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 18 (18.95%) Unix
5 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.32%) CentOS
7 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.21%) Debian
9 3 (3.16%) VMS
9 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.11%) HPUX
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
2 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (12.63%) Data Management
3 9 (9.47%) Data Protection
3 9 (9.47%) ITIL
4 8 (8.42%) Performance Testing
5 7 (7.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (5.26%) DevOps
7 5 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (4.21%) Open Source
8 4 (4.21%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.16%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.16%) Rapid Prototyping
9 3 (3.16%) SDLC
9 3 (3.16%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.16%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) Python
3 11 (11.58%) VBA
4 10 (10.53%) Perl
5 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.21%) PHP
7 3 (3.16%) C
7 3 (3.16%) C#
7 3 (3.16%) Java
7 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.53%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) CCNA
4 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) MCP
6 2 (2.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.32%) Shibboleth
4 6 (6.32%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (5.26%) NFS
6 3 (3.16%) Corosync
6 3 (3.16%) Postfix
6 3 (3.16%) Samba
6 3 (3.16%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.11%) Docker
7 2 (2.11%) GPFS
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Puppet
1 9 (9.47%) SCCM
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (8.42%) SCDPM
2 8 (8.42%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) Ganglia
3 5 (5.26%) Nagios
4 3 (3.16%) Ansible
4 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.16%) Pacemaker
5 2 (2.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.21%) VMware
3 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco
6 5 (5.26%) NetApp
7 3 (3.16%) Becrypt
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix
7 3 (3.16%) ESRI
8 2 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) BT
9 1 (1.05%) Google
9 1 (1.05%) Rackspace
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