The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.49% 0.60% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,134 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,800 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
983 1279 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.18% 96.53% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1112 1473
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cheshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Runcorn +2 1 £21,000 -
Crewe - 1 £70,000 -
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (53.33%) JIRA
5 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (53.33%) CentOS
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 8 (53.33%) Apache
5 8 (53.33%) IIS
5 8 (53.33%) C
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) Intranet
5 8 (53.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Market Making
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 2 (13.33%) Veritas
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
1 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
1 8 (53.33%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) CentOS
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (53.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Market Making
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam