The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 127 150 103
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 55 18 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.56% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.59% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 64
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,100 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +14.28%
Systems Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3504 3035 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.45% 95.26% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2942 2576 2750
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +20 26 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Lincolnshire - 17 £32,000 -
Leicestershire +12 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Northamptonshire -30 5 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 73 (85.88%) Linux
2 51 (60.00%) MySQL
3 38 (44.71%) PHP
4 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
5 30 (35.29%) Apache
6 27 (31.76%) Windows
7 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
9 23 (27.06%) LAMP
10 21 (24.71%) Java
11 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 20 (23.53%) Puppet
12 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (20.00%) Python
13 17 (20.00%) LAN
13 17 (20.00%) WAN
14 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
14 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (17.65%) nginx
15 15 (17.65%) Cisco
16 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
16 13 (15.29%) OpenStack
17 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
17 12 (14.12%) IIS
17 12 (14.12%) Oracle
17 12 (14.12%) Configuration Management
18 11 (12.94%) Ruby
18 11 (12.94%) VMware
18 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
19 10 (11.76%) Internet

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 30 (35.29%) Apache
2 15 (17.65%) nginx
3 13 (15.29%) OpenStack
4 12 (14.12%) IIS
5 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
6 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.18%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.18%) Maya
3 1 (1.18%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Google Apps
2 5 (5.88%) IaaS
2 5 (5.88%) PaaS
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) LAN
1 17 (20.00%) WAN
2 10 (11.76%) Internet
3 6 (7.06%) Firewall
3 6 (7.06%) SAN
4 5 (5.88%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.71%) Network Security
5 4 (4.71%) DNS
6 2 (2.35%) SMTP
6 2 (2.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (60.00%) MySQL
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Ant
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.41%) Retail
2 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) LAMP
2 5 (5.88%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) Software Packaging
3 3 (3.53%) CSS
3 3 (3.53%) jQuery
3 3 (3.53%) Zend Framework
3 3 (3.53%) Laravel
4 2 (2.35%) Lucene
5 1 (1.18%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.88%) iPhone
2 5 (5.88%) CMDB
2 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Firmware
3 3 (3.53%) Open Source
3 3 (3.53%) LPAR
4 1 (1.18%) Animation
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (85.88%) Linux
2 27 (31.76%) Windows
3 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.24%) UNIX
4 7 (8.24%) Debian
5 6 (7.06%) CentOS
6 5 (5.88%) HPUX
7 3 (3.53%) AIX
8 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.12%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.59%) DevOps
4 7 (8.24%) Migration
4 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.06%) Project Management
5 6 (7.06%) ITIL
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.88%) Software Licensing
7 4 (4.71%) Information Security
7 4 (4.71%) IT Governance
8 3 (3.53%) Web Development
8 3 (3.53%) MVC
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.18%) CRM
10 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.71%) PHP
2 21 (24.71%) Java
3 17 (20.00%) Python
4 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.94%) Ruby
6 7 (8.24%) SQL
6 7 (8.24%) C
6 7 (8.24%) Perl
7 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.35%) vSphere
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 20 (23.53%) Puppet
2 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.24%) Ansible
4 4 (4.71%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.53%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.18%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
3 15 (17.65%) Cisco
4 12 (14.12%) Oracle
5 11 (12.94%) VMware
6 7 (8.24%) SAP
6 7 (8.24%) IBM
6 7 (8.24%) Google
7 5 (5.88%) HP
7 5 (5.88%) Apple
8 4 (4.71%) hybris
9 3 (3.53%) Zend
9 3 (3.53%) Percona
10 2 (2.35%) NetApp
11 1 (1.18%) Adobe
11 1 (1.18%) Autodesk
11 1 (1.18%) JBoss
11 1 (1.18%) Planview
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