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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 61 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.33% 4.09% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 4.31% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £27,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
584 557 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.21% 94.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 507 409 351
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) NetApp
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) SUSE
4 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Novell
5 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Novell eDirectory
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (6.67%) OLTP
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Replication

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) OLTP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Novell
5 2 (13.33%) Google
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago