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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 291 298 295
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 15 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 30
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,350 £45,400 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) MySQL
5 12 (42.86%) SAN
5 12 (42.86%) Perl
6 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
6 10 (35.71%) NAS
6 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 10 (35.71%) Change Management
7 9 (32.14%) CentOS
8 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) UNIX
8 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (28.57%) Puppet
9 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) Nagios
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
10 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 6 (21.43%) Apache
10 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) IIS
11 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Jetty
4 2 (7.14%) nginx
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) JBoss
5 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) Drupal
5 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Heroku
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 12 (42.86%) SAN
3 10 (35.71%) NAS
4 8 (28.57%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 4 (14.29%) HTTP
7 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (10.71%) FTP
8 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.14%) tcpdump
8 2 (7.14%) SNMP
8 2 (7.14%) SMTP
8 2 (7.14%) LDAP
8 2 (7.14%) SSL
8 2 (7.14%) VPN
9 1 (3.57%) SSH
9 1 (3.57%) DMZ
9 1 (3.57%) LAN
9 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) CentOS
4 8 (28.57%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (10.71%) Debian
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Change Management
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) BCP
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Perl
2 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (10.71%) XenServer
4 3 (10.71%) KVM
5 2 (7.14%) Postfix
6 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.57%) Xen
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 7 (25.00%) Nagios
3 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (14.29%) Ansible
5 3 (10.71%) Graphite
5 3 (10.71%) Cacti
6 1 (3.57%) CFEngine
6 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) F5
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) Veritas
4 3 (10.71%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
City, London
Engage PSG
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago