The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 50 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.21% - 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% - 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
319 266 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.37% 97.08% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 286 230 162
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Cheltenham region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SMTP
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat