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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 301 299 319
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 11 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 15
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £56,500
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
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Puppet
4 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Perl
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 6 (28.57%) CentOS
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) LAMP
9 5 (23.81%) Nagios
9 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (23.81%) PHP
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) Apache
9 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Open Source
10 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (19.05%) UNIX
11 3 (14.29%) IIS
11 3 (14.29%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (23.81%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Jetty
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Heroku
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) FTP
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) SSH
4 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (28.57%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris
6 3 (14.29%) Debian
7 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 8 (38.10%) Perl
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.76%) MCTS
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 5 (23.81%) Nagios
3 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Cacti
5 2 (9.52%) Ansible
6 1 (4.76%) Salt
6 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 26 days ago