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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 131 155 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 33 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.98% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.03% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 18
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £27,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
3079 3500 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.25% 95.65% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2858 2420
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 February 2015.

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 February 2015. 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 +10 17 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Northamptonshire +9 12 £33,250 -16.87% 3
Derbyshire +17 2 £22,500 -55.00%
Leicestershire +10 1 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Lincolnshire +3 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 26 (38.81%) MySQL
3 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.85%) Windows
5 19 (28.36%) VMware
6 18 (26.87%) PHP
7 17 (25.37%) Apache
7 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
8 12 (17.91%) DNS
8 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
8 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
8 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
9 11 (16.42%) SQL
9 11 (16.42%) Java
10 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.93%) IIS
10 10 (14.93%) Cisco
10 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
10 10 (14.93%) SAN
10 10 (14.93%) CentOS
10 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (13.43%) Degree
11 9 (13.43%) LAMP
11 9 (13.43%) Project Management
12 8 (11.94%) Citrix
12 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
12 8 (11.94%) nginx
12 8 (11.94%) DevOps
13 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (25.37%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) IIS
3 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.94%) nginx
4 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) Lync
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) JBoss
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) Maya
4 1 (1.49%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 10 (14.93%) SAN
3 7 (10.45%) VoIP
4 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.96%) Internet
4 6 (8.96%) Network Security
5 5 (7.46%) LAN
6 4 (5.97%) Firewall
6 4 (5.97%) HTTPS
6 4 (5.97%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) SMTP
6 4 (5.97%) DHCP
7 3 (4.48%) FTP
8 2 (2.99%) SSL
9 1 (1.49%) MPLS
9 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.49%) HTTP
9 1 (1.49%) VPN
9 1 (1.49%) ADSL
9 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.49%) Maven
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Ant
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) LAMP
2 3 (4.48%) Web Services
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) Zend Framework
3 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) Laravel
3 2 (2.99%) FuelPHP
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) CGI
4 1 (1.49%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.97%) Statistics
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.99%) FMCG
4 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.49%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 20 (29.85%) Windows
3 10 (14.93%) CentOS
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.96%) UNIX
6 3 (4.48%) MVS
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Solaris
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 8 (11.94%) DevOps
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL
5 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.48%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (4.48%) Web Development
6 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) CRM
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.99%) MVC
7 2 (2.99%) Migration
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.99%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) PHP
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) Java
3 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.96%) C
4 6 (8.96%) Perl
5 5 (7.46%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.48%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (4.48%) REXX
7 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.48%) JCL
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SSCP
2 2 (2.99%) CISA
2 2 (2.99%) CISM
2 2 (2.99%) CISSP
3 1 (1.49%) OCP
3 1 (1.49%) OCA
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
1 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) XenApp
3 4 (5.97%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (4.48%) XenServer
5 2 (2.99%) Cronacle
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) KVM
6 1 (1.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) SCCM
2 6 (8.96%) SCOM
2 6 (8.96%) Puppet
3 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.48%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.99%) Ansible
5 2 (2.99%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (1.49%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) VMware
3 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.93%) Cisco
5 8 (11.94%) Citrix
6 7 (10.45%) NetApp
7 6 (8.96%) Mitel
7 6 (8.96%) IBM
8 5 (7.46%) Oracle
9 4 (5.97%) SAP
9 4 (5.97%) Sun
9 4 (5.97%) HP
9 4 (5.97%) Dell
9 4 (5.97%) WatchGuard
10 3 (4.48%) Percona
11 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.99%) Google
11 2 (2.99%) Zend
12 1 (1.49%) Lotus
12 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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