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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 65 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.86% 1.07% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.10% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
Systems Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 638 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.83% 97.26% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 510 496 719
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Dorset

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Dorset

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +13 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Dorset region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) SNMP
5 5 (41.67%) IPv4
5 5 (41.67%) IPv6
5 5 (41.67%) LAMP
5 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 5 (41.67%) OSPF
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Nagios
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) BGP
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) L2TP
7 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (25.00%) Presales

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
1 5 (41.67%) IPv4
1 5 (41.67%) IPv6
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) OSPF
1 5 (41.67%) SNMP
1 5 (41.67%) VLAN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) L2TP
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) F5
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