The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 41 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.75% 1.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 609 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.59% 94.57% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 428 548 343
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Coventry

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 8 (28.57%) NetApp
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (25.00%) SUSE
6 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (25.00%) Retail
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) MySQL
8 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
8 5 (17.86%) Nagios
8 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.86%) CentOS
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.29%) Polycom
9 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (14.29%) McAfee
9 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (14.29%) MS Excel

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.14%) Lync
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) DECT
2 2 (7.14%) PBX
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) OLTP
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) SUSE
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) CentOS
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.14%) Budget Control
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) PDM
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB6
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCITP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Nagios
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) NetApp
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.29%) McAfee
4 4 (14.29%) Novell
4 4 (14.29%) Polycom
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel
6 2 (7.14%) RightFax
7 1 (3.57%) Lotus