The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 42 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% 4.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 4.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Systems Administrator
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 250 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.97% 96.90% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 180 183 159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Chester

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Chester region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Chester

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Compaq
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (25.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Legato
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Compaq
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 8% pension, dental, PMI, Gym
Posted: 22 days ago