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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 104 110 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 18 8 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.97% 0.50% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.53% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 51
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,450 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,600 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1745 1505 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.17% 93.77% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1159 1531
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 2 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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 +4 8 £34,000 +4.61%
Runcorn -7 3 - -
Warrington - 3 £28,000 - 1
Sandbach - 2 - -
Widnes - 1 £26,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) LAN
3 17 (54.84%) WAN
4 16 (51.61%) UNIX
4 16 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (45.16%) Back Office
6 14 (45.16%) SLA
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
9 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco
10 5 (16.13%) MS Office
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
11 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (9.68%) DNS
12 3 (9.68%) ITIL
12 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.68%) Linux
12 3 (9.68%) Retail
12 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
12 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (9.68%) Statistics
12 3 (9.68%) Mathematics

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) LAN
1 17 (54.84%) WAN
2 14 (45.16%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Back Office
3 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) French Language
5 2 (6.45%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
5 2 (6.45%) Swedish Language
5 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) UNIX
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Logistics
3 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) SOA
4 1 (3.23%) E-business
4 1 (3.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) MCSA
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) CCENT
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCDP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 2 (6.45%) Websense
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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