The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 314 299 322
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 12 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.100% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 13
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £59,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Senior Systems Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) Perl
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) CentOS
8 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
8 6 (27.27%) LAMP
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) Nagios
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
9 5 (22.73%) PHP
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
9 5 (22.73%) Apache
9 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Open Source
10 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (13.64%) vSphere
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 3 (13.64%) Jetty
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Drupal
4 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) FTP
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (27.27%) CentOS
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) Debian
7 3 (13.64%) Solaris
8 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 8 (36.36%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.55%) MCTS
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) KVM
5 1 (4.55%) RHEV
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Nagios
3 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (13.64%) Cacti
5 2 (9.09%) Ansible
6 1 (4.55%) Salt
6 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 16 days ago