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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank - 83 73
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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
546 753 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.64% 97.92% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 477 603 578
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,425 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris

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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) F5