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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 73 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 64 65 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.63% 2.92% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 3.06% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 74
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2336 2126 2908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.01% 95.51% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1842 2543
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -2 59 £42,250 -2.87% 7
Peterborough - 2 £28,750 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 109 (85.16%) Linux
2 58 (45.31%) Perl
3 56 (43.75%) Red Hat
4 54 (42.19%) UNIX
5 47 (36.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (32.03%) Windows
7 40 (31.25%) Python
8 37 (28.91%) SQL
8 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
9 36 (28.13%) CentOS
10 35 (27.34%) Active Directory
11 32 (25.00%) Firewall
12 31 (24.22%) VMware
13 30 (23.44%) ITIL
14 27 (21.09%) DNS
15 25 (19.53%) DHCP
15 25 (19.53%) Bash Shell
16 24 (18.75%) Oracle
17 23 (17.97%) Oracle Database
18 22 (17.19%) Degree
19 21 (16.41%) E-Commerce
19 21 (16.41%) Apache
20 20 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
21 19 (14.84%) DevOps
21 19 (14.84%) SAP
22 18 (14.06%) T-SQL
22 18 (14.06%) RHCE
22 18 (14.06%) Migration
23 17 (13.28%) VLAN
23 17 (13.28%) Shell Script

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (16.41%) Apache
2 12 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.91%) IIS
5 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.56%) nginx
6 2 (1.56%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.00%) Firewall
2 27 (21.09%) DNS
3 25 (19.53%) DHCP
4 17 (13.28%) VLAN
5 11 (8.59%) SAN
6 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.25%) WAN
8 7 (5.47%) LAN
9 5 (3.91%) LDAP
9 5 (3.91%) NAS
10 4 (3.13%) VoIP
10 4 (3.13%) VPN
11 3 (2.34%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (1.56%) IPv4
12 2 (1.56%) Network Security
13 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.78%) MPLS
13 1 (0.78%) OSPF
13 1 (0.78%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) Oracle Database
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.69%) MySQL
3 6 (4.69%) Big Data
4 4 (3.13%) Text Mining
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) JIRA
1 16 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (10.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.56%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) PKI
2 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.69%) Informatics
5 5 (3.91%) Statistics
6 2 (1.56%) DTV
6 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.78%) AS400
7 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Firmware
7 1 (0.78%) HACMP
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 109 (85.16%) Linux
2 54 (42.19%) UNIX
3 47 (36.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (32.03%) Windows
5 36 (28.13%) CentOS
6 13 (10.16%) Ubuntu
6 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.59%) Debian
8 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.13%) HPUX
11 3 (2.34%) Solaris
12 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.78%) AIX
13 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.44%) ITIL
2 21 (16.41%) E-Commerce
3 20 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (14.84%) DevOps
5 18 (14.06%) Migration
6 17 (13.28%) ERP
7 13 (10.16%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.91%) Memory Management
8 5 (3.91%) OOD
8 5 (3.91%) OO
8 5 (3.91%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.91%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.13%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.34%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (1.56%) Performance Testing
11 2 (1.56%) Programme Management
11 2 (1.56%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 58 (45.31%) Perl
2 40 (31.25%) Python
3 37 (28.91%) SQL
4 25 (19.53%) Bash Shell
5 18 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 17 (13.28%) Shell Script
7 16 (12.50%) Bourne shell
8 9 (7.03%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.91%) C#
10 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) Degree
2 18 (14.06%) RHCE
3 13 (10.16%) OCP
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.91%) MCSA
5 2 (1.56%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 35 (27.34%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 15 (11.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (10.94%) vSphere
5 7 (5.47%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.91%) NFS
7 2 (1.56%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.78%) XenApp
8 1 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Samba
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (11.72%) EMC NetWorker
1 15 (11.72%) SCOM
1 15 (11.72%) Puppet
2 11 (8.59%) SCCM
3 5 (3.91%) Ansible
4 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 3 (2.34%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.78%) Munin
Vendors
1 56 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 37 (28.91%) Microsoft
3 31 (24.22%) VMware
4 24 (18.75%) Oracle
5 19 (14.84%) SAP
6 16 (12.50%) Atlassian
7 15 (11.72%) EMC
8 11 (8.59%) HP
9 10 (7.81%) Citrix
10 6 (4.69%) Dell
11 4 (3.13%) NetApp
12 3 (2.34%) IBM
13 2 (1.56%) Vertica
13 2 (1.56%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.56%) Symantec
13 2 (1.56%) Cisco
14 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.78%) Sun
14 1 (0.78%) BT
14 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
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