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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 302 308 335
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 14 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 13
Average salary £50,000 £53,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £41,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 10 (43.48%) Puppet
5 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
5 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (39.13%) MySQL
6 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) CentOS
8 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
9 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 5 (21.74%) LAMP
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (21.74%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) PHP
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) Apache
9 5 (21.74%) Nagios
10 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (17.39%) Open Source
11 3 (13.04%) vSphere
11 3 (13.04%) Cacti

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (21.74%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) Jetty
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Heroku
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (13.04%) NAS
4 3 (13.04%) FTP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) SSH
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) DMZ
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) CentOS
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) Debian
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
2 8 (34.78%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Nagios
3 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (13.04%) Cacti
5 1 (4.35%) CFEngine
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.35%) Ansible
5 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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