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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 255 311 296
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 10 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.098% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 20
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £81,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.64%
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
6431 9753 9782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.40% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 8451 8319
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Puppet
3 15 (40.54%) Unix
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) Solaris
4 14 (37.84%) DevOps
5 12 (32.43%) KVM
5 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
5 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (32.43%) Perl
6 11 (29.73%) AIX
6 11 (29.73%) DNS
6 11 (29.73%) Veritas
6 11 (29.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (29.73%) Banking
7 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
7 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
7 10 (27.03%) Law
7 10 (27.03%) HTTP
8 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
8 9 (24.32%) ITIL
8 9 (24.32%) Firewall
8 9 (24.32%) EMC
8 9 (24.32%) NetApp
8 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
8 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Xen
9 8 (21.62%) Ansible
9 8 (21.62%) Fintech

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) HTTP
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.92%) FTP
5 6 (16.22%) DHCP
5 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) VPN
5 6 (16.22%) WAN
6 5 (13.51%) SMTP
7 4 (10.81%) SSL
8 3 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (5.41%) SAN
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.70%) Internet
10 1 (2.70%) LDAP
10 1 (2.70%) MPLS
10 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Banking
3 10 (27.03%) Law
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
3 8 (21.62%) Fintech
4 5 (13.51%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Unix
3 14 (37.84%) Solaris
4 11 (29.73%) AIX
5 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (18.92%) Windows
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) DevOps
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.22%) Line Management
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.22%) Service Management
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Perl
2 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.22%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) AWK
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) sed
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) RHCE
1 2 (5.41%) RHCT
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
1 12 (32.43%) KVM
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) Xen
3 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.51%) NFS
4 5 (13.51%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) Puppet
2 8 (21.62%) Ansible
3 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.70%) Control-M
5 1 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Veritas
3 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
4 9 (24.32%) EMC
4 9 (24.32%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Remedy
8 1 (2.70%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago