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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 128 145 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 53 25 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 0.76% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.80% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 57
Average salary £32,250 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £39,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
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
3535 3126 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 95.30% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2677 2735
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +21 26 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 18 £32,000 - 1
Leicestershire +7 4 £23,000 -36.11%
Northamptonshire -26 4 £45,000 +60.71% 3
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 55 (63.22%) MySQL
3 42 (48.28%) PHP
4 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 32 (36.78%) Apache
6 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (28.74%) LAMP
7 25 (28.74%) Windows
7 25 (28.74%) Red Hat
8 23 (26.44%) Java
9 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
9 21 (24.14%) Puppet
10 18 (20.69%) Python
10 18 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (19.54%) nginx
11 17 (19.54%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (17.24%) LAN
12 15 (17.24%) WAN
13 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
13 13 (14.94%) Cisco
13 13 (14.94%) OpenStack
14 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
14 12 (13.79%) Configuration Management
14 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.79%) Ruby
15 11 (12.64%) VMware
15 11 (12.64%) IIS
16 10 (11.49%) Oracle
16 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
16 10 (11.49%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 32 (36.78%) Apache
2 17 (19.54%) nginx
3 13 (14.94%) OpenStack
4 11 (12.64%) IIS
5 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
6 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Maya
3 1 (1.15%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.60%) IaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) PaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) LAN
1 15 (17.24%) WAN
2 9 (10.34%) Internet
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
4 5 (5.75%) SAN
5 4 (4.60%) VPN
5 4 (4.60%) DNS
5 4 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.45%) Network Security
7 2 (2.30%) SMTP
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
8 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (63.22%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.30%) Ant
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.20%) Retail
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.74%) LAMP
2 5 (5.75%) Software Packaging
2 5 (5.75%) XML
3 4 (4.60%) Laravel
3 4 (4.60%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) Zend Framework
3 4 (4.60%) jQuery
4 3 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.15%) Lucene
5 1 (1.15%) Web Services
5 1 (1.15%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.75%) CMDB
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) iPhone
3 4 (4.60%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) LPAR
5 2 (2.30%) Open Source
6 1 (1.15%) Animation
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 25 (28.74%) Windows
3 18 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.90%) UNIX
4 6 (6.90%) Debian
4 6 (6.90%) CentOS
5 4 (4.60%) HPUX
6 3 (3.45%) AIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE
8 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 10 (11.49%) DevOps
4 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.90%) Project Management
5 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
6 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.75%) ITIL
6 5 (5.75%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (4.60%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.60%) Software Licensing
7 4 (4.60%) Web Development
7 4 (4.60%) MVC
8 3 (3.45%) Information Security
8 3 (3.45%) IT Governance
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.15%) PDM
10 1 (1.15%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) PHP
2 23 (26.44%) Java
3 18 (20.69%) Python
4 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.79%) Ruby
5 8 (9.20%) C
6 7 (8.05%) SQL
7 6 (6.90%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) Firmware
4 2 (2.30%) vSphere
4 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.15%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 21 (24.14%) Puppet
2 17 (19.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.05%) Ansible
4 5 (5.75%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.74%) Red Hat
3 13 (14.94%) Cisco
4 11 (12.64%) VMware
5 10 (11.49%) Oracle
6 7 (8.05%) Google
6 7 (8.05%) SAP
6 7 (8.05%) IBM
7 4 (4.60%) Percona
7 4 (4.60%) hybris
7 4 (4.60%) Apple
7 4 (4.60%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) Zend
8 2 (2.30%) NetApp
9 1 (1.15%) Planview
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) Autodesk
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago