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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 118 158 111
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 54 6 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.46% 0.18% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.19% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 5 63
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
3559 3095 3303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.35% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2597 2852
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,978 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 21 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Lincolnshire - 15 £32,000 - 1
Leicestershire +12 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Northamptonshire -8 8 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 66 (84.62%) Linux
2 40 (51.28%) MySQL
3 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
4 28 (35.90%) PHP
5 25 (32.05%) Apache
6 24 (30.77%) Windows
7 22 (28.21%) Red Hat
8 21 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (24.36%) LAMP
9 19 (24.36%) Puppet
10 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
12 16 (20.51%) LAN
12 16 (20.51%) WAN
12 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (19.23%) Python
14 14 (17.95%) Cisco
14 14 (17.95%) Java
15 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 12 (15.38%) IIS
16 12 (15.38%) Oracle
16 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
16 12 (15.38%) VMware
16 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
17 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
17 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
17 11 (14.10%) Ruby
18 10 (12.82%) Internet
18 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (32.05%) Apache
2 12 (15.38%) IIS
2 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
4 9 (11.54%) nginx
5 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.85%) Mule
7 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) PaaS
1 5 (6.41%) Google Apps
1 5 (6.41%) IaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) LAN
1 16 (20.51%) WAN
2 10 (12.82%) Internet
3 6 (7.69%) Firewall
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (6.41%) SAN
5 4 (5.13%) VPN
5 4 (5.13%) DNS
5 4 (5.13%) Network Security
6 2 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) DHCP
7 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) MySQL
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) Maven
3 2 (2.56%) Ant
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (10.26%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) LAMP
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) Software Packaging
2 5 (6.41%) XML
3 3 (3.85%) Lucene
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) Zend Framework
4 2 (2.56%) jQuery
4 2 (2.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) CMDB
1 5 (6.41%) iPhone
1 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.41%) Clustering
2 3 (3.85%) Firmware
2 3 (3.85%) LPAR
2 3 (3.85%) Open Source
3 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (84.62%) Linux
2 24 (30.77%) Windows
3 21 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.26%) UNIX
4 8 (10.26%) Debian
5 5 (6.41%) HPUX
6 4 (5.13%) CentOS
7 3 (3.85%) AIX
7 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.26%) DevOps
5 7 (8.97%) Migration
6 6 (7.69%) ITIL
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (5.13%) Information Security
8 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.13%) IT Governance
9 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.56%) MVC
10 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.28%) CRM
11 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.28%) Web Development
11 1 (1.28%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) PHP
2 15 (19.23%) Python
3 14 (17.95%) Java
4 11 (14.10%) Ruby
4 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.97%) Perl
5 7 (8.97%) SQL
6 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) HND
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) Squid
4 2 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) Puppet
2 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.97%) Ansible
4 3 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.21%) Red Hat
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco
4 12 (15.38%) Oracle
4 12 (15.38%) VMware
5 7 (8.97%) SAP
5 7 (8.97%) IBM
6 5 (6.41%) Apple
6 5 (6.41%) HP
6 5 (6.41%) Google
7 4 (5.13%) hybris
7 4 (5.13%) JBoss
8 2 (2.56%) NetApp
8 2 (2.56%) Zend
9 1 (1.28%) Percona
9 1 (1.28%) Planview
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