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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 98 103 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 27 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.56% 1.46% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.52% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 50
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1678 2033 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.71% 96.03% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1795 1852
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +7 23 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Peterborough - 2 £30,250 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 32 (42.67%) Linux
2 25 (33.33%) Finance
3 24 (32.00%) VMware
3 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (29.33%) Windows
5 21 (28.00%) Python
5 21 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 18 (24.00%) SQL
7 17 (22.67%) Firewall
7 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (21.33%) Perl
9 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
10 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
10 13 (17.33%) Puppet
11 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (16.00%) Degree
11 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (16.00%) NFS
11 12 (16.00%) Data Management
12 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (14.67%) Ubuntu
12 11 (14.67%) XML
12 11 (14.67%) VBA
12 11 (14.67%) Apache
12 11 (14.67%) QlikView
12 11 (14.67%) CentOS
12 11 (14.67%) Bash Shell
12 11 (14.67%) DevOps

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 11 (14.67%) Apache
2 7 (9.33%) nginx
3 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.33%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Drupal
6 2 (2.67%) WordPress
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.33%) Office 365
4 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Force.com
5 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) Internet
2 10 (13.33%) LDAP
2 10 (13.33%) SAN
3 7 (9.33%) iSCSI
3 7 (9.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (6.67%) NAS
4 5 (6.67%) SSL
4 5 (6.67%) WPA
5 4 (5.33%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) DNS
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) Network Security
5 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) VLAN
6 3 (4.00%) IMAP
6 3 (4.00%) SMTP
6 3 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (2.67%) FTP
7 2 (2.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) QlikView
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (13.33%) MySQL
4 8 (10.67%) Big Data
5 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.67%) GIS
7 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
1 7 (9.33%) Subversion
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) XML
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) JSON
2 7 (9.33%) LAMP
2 7 (9.33%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (8.00%) SAML
4 5 (6.67%) Buildbot
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) ELK Stack
5 4 (5.33%) REST
5 4 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
6 3 (4.00%) JMS
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.67%) HTML
7 2 (2.67%) OpenVZ
8 1 (1.33%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) Mason
8 1 (1.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.67%) Biology
5 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.33%) Clustering
6 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.33%) Public Cloud
7 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
7 3 (4.00%) Physics
7 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Linux
2 22 (29.33%) Windows
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.67%) CentOS
4 11 (14.67%) Ubuntu
5 10 (13.33%) Unix
6 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.33%) Debian
9 4 (5.33%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.00%) VMS
11 1 (1.33%) HPUX
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Data Management
2 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.67%) DevOps
3 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.00%) Open Source
5 6 (8.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (4.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) Python
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 16 (21.33%) Perl
4 11 (14.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (14.67%) VBA
5 9 (12.00%) Ruby
6 5 (6.67%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) C#
8 3 (4.00%) Java
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) CCNA
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.00%) MCSE
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCDST
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (16.00%) NFS
4 10 (13.33%) Samba
5 6 (8.00%) Shibboleth
6 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.00%) Corosync
7 3 (4.00%) Postfix
7 3 (4.00%) Sendmail
7 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.67%) Docker
8 2 (2.67%) GPFS
8 2 (2.67%) PanFS
8 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Ansible
3 7 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.67%) Ganglia
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (6.67%) SCCM
5 4 (5.33%) Kibana
5 4 (5.33%) logstash
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (5.33%) SCDPM
5 4 (5.33%) SCOM
6 3 (4.00%) Pacemaker
7 2 (2.67%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (32.00%) VMware
2 7 (9.33%) NetApp
2 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Sun
5 3 (4.00%) Becrypt
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco
5 3 (4.00%) ESRI
5 3 (4.00%) HP
5 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.67%) Brocade
6 2 (2.67%) Dell
6 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) BT
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.33%) Sage
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