The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 71 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.81% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.52% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Median salary £37,000 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% +25.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
692 769 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.14% 95.17% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 610 610 498
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) LAMP
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) CITP
1 2 (18.18%) IIBA
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware