The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 256 294 349
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 3 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.16% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.17% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 11
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £71,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6323 9652 12062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.70% 94.90% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 8244 10207
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,454 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 28 May 2016.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Law
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Nagios
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (36.36%) KVM
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) DNS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (45.45%) Law
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (9.09%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) KVM
3 2 (18.18%) Corosync
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Nagios
2 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (18.18%) Cacti
3 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
3 2 (18.18%) Pacemaker
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Akamai
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 24 days ago