The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 62 41 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.61% 3.23% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.46% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £32,397 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
683 492 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.80% 93.54% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 577 401 557
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Coventry region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Coventry

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Coventry

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) IIS
5 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) DevOps
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) Solaris
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Unicenter
7 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
7 5 (33.33%) Nagios
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) BladeLogic
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) IIS
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Lync
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Front Office
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) Debian
6 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Unicenter
1 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
1 5 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (13.33%) Control-M
4 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Sophos
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Lotus
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam
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