The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Croydon region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 29 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.86% 1.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Median salary £34,500 £31,766 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
Systems Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 168 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 99.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 203 151 185
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Croydon region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Croydon

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Croydon

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 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 Croydon region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Nagios
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) LAMP
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
5 6 (31.58%) PHP
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) CentOS
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (21.05%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (21.05%) Debian
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
7 4 (21.05%) NAS
7 4 (21.05%) nginx

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) NAS
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 4 (21.05%) Debian
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Online Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Perl
1 6 (31.58%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Nagios
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace