The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 96 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.81% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.84% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 7
Average salary £30,223 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Systems Administrator
North West

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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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
(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
Warrington +10 5 £30,223 +7.93%
Wilmslow +1 1 - -
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) AIX
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Intel
6 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (22.22%) SPSS
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) GPFS
6 4 (22.22%) Line Management
6 4 (22.22%) IBM BigInsights
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Data Quality

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) SPSS
3 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) assyst
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
1 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) IBM BigInsights
2 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (22.22%) Line Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) GPFS
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Intel
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) HP
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