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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 71 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.71% 1.05% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.11% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 13
Median salary £41,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.15% -16.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
674 720 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.33% 94.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 568 614 485
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 24 May 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Coventry

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
3 13 (59.09%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Perl
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 10 (45.45%) Xen
6 9 (40.91%) CentOS
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 9 (40.91%) Apache
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (36.36%) PBX
7 8 (36.36%) VoIP
7 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (36.36%) Qualys
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (31.82%) LAMP
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) DHCP

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 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
1 8 (36.36%) PBX
1 8 (36.36%) VoIP
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) CentOS
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 11 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
1 13 (59.09%) Perl
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) HND
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Xen
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 8 (36.36%) Qualys
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec