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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 293 317 302
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 10 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 19
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -3.22%
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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) Puppet
5 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Ansible
7 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) nginx
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) HTTP
6 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 4 (15.38%) Redis
2 4 (15.38%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 4 (15.38%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
1 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (15.38%) Play Framework
2 3 (11.54%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 4 (15.38%) Semantic Web
4 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
1 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Kanban
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) DRM
4 1 (3.85%) BCP
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) Ruby
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) Groovy
6 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
3 5 (19.23%) VirtualBox
4 4 (15.38%) Varnish
5 2 (7.69%) KVM
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) GPFS
6 1 (3.85%) LXC
6 1 (3.85%) Samba
6 1 (3.85%) Xen
6 1 (3.85%) vCloud
6 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Ansible
3 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
3 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (15.38%) HAProxy
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM
6 1 (3.85%) SCOM
6 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
6 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
6 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 3 (11.54%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) Percona
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Polycom
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Aruba
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Websense
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nucleus Global
Salary: Annual salary plus benefit package
Posted: 18 days ago