The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 116 90 124
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 1.69% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.79% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 15
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Wilmslow - 7 £34,000 -
Chester -16 1 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) UNIX
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (58.33%) SLA
4 14 (58.33%) Back Office
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) LAN
5 10 (41.67%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
10 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) Firmware
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
11 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (16.67%) MCP
11 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (16.67%) CCNP
11 4 (16.67%) CCNA
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.67%) MCSE
12 2 (8.33%) Change Management
13 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Workshop
13 1 (4.17%) Middleware
13 1 (4.17%) EMC

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) LAN
1 10 (41.67%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Firmware
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Data Management
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCP
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) CCNA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) RHEV
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago