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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 72 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.47% 2.51% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.59% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £48,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,650 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +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
617 579 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.63% 96.82% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 552 456 425
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Coventry

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Annapurna
Posted: 13 days ago