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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 140 162 123
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 25 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.86% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.88% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 35
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,650 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +4.16%
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
3330 3511 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.82% 97.04% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 2908 2639
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +4 14 £35,000 -1.40%
Northamptonshire -15 6 £24,000 -9.43%
Leicestershire +15 3 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Lincolnshire +14 2 £32,000 -12.92%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (74.70%) Linux
2 48 (57.83%) MySQL
3 41 (49.40%) PHP
4 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
5 30 (36.14%) Apache
6 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
7 23 (27.71%) LAMP
8 21 (25.30%) Java
8 21 (25.30%) Red Hat
9 20 (24.10%) Windows
10 17 (20.48%) nginx
10 17 (20.48%) Puppet
11 16 (19.28%) Python
11 16 (19.28%) VMware
12 13 (15.66%) IIS
12 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
13 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
13 12 (14.46%) SQL
13 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (13.25%) Ruby
14 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
14 11 (13.25%) DNS
14 11 (13.25%) DevOps
15 10 (12.05%) Cisco
15 10 (12.05%) Internet
16 9 (10.84%) OpenStack
17 8 (9.64%) LAN
17 8 (9.64%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (36.14%) Apache
2 17 (20.48%) nginx
3 13 (15.66%) IIS
4 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
5 9 (10.84%) OpenStack
6 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
8 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
9 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.20%) Lync
10 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) Maya
3 1 (1.20%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Google Apps
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) DNS
2 10 (12.05%) Internet
3 8 (9.64%) LAN
3 8 (9.64%) WAN
4 6 (7.23%) DHCP
4 6 (7.23%) Network Security
5 5 (6.02%) Firewall
5 5 (6.02%) SMTP
5 5 (6.02%) VoIP
5 5 (6.02%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) SSL
6 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.20%) MPLS
7 1 (1.20%) ADSL
7 1 (1.20%) Broadband
7 1 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (57.83%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.20%) Ant
4 1 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
1 5 (6.02%) Retail
2 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) LAMP
2 4 (4.82%) Software Packaging
2 4 (4.82%) Zend Framework
2 4 (4.82%) jQuery
2 4 (4.82%) Laravel
2 4 (4.82%) FuelPHP
3 3 (3.61%) HTML
3 3 (3.61%) CSS
3 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.82%) CMDB
3 2 (2.41%) FMCG
3 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.20%) Statistics
4 1 (1.20%) Animation
4 1 (1.20%) Open Source
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 62 (74.70%) Linux
2 20 (24.10%) Windows
3 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.43%) CentOS
5 4 (4.82%) Debian
6 3 (3.61%) UNIX
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) SUSE
8 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.20%) Solaris
8 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.20%) MVS
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.25%) DevOps
3 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.02%) Project Management
4 5 (6.02%) ITIL
4 5 (6.02%) Migration
4 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (4.82%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (4.82%) MVC
5 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.82%) Web Development
6 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.20%) IT Governance
8 1 (1.20%) Line Management
8 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.20%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) PHP
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 16 (19.28%) Python
4 12 (14.46%) SQL
5 11 (13.25%) Ruby
5 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.64%) C
7 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.82%) Perl
9 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.61%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.20%) REXX
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) HND
3 1 (1.20%) CISSP
3 1 (1.20%) SSCP
3 1 (1.20%) CISA
3 1 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
1 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.61%) XenApp
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
7 1 (1.20%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) Puppet
2 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.02%) HAProxy
3 5 (6.02%) SCCM
3 5 (6.02%) SCOM
4 4 (4.82%) Ansible
5 2 (2.41%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.30%) Red Hat
3 16 (19.28%) VMware
4 10 (12.05%) Cisco
5 7 (8.43%) NetApp
6 6 (7.23%) Oracle
6 6 (7.23%) Google
7 5 (6.02%) SAP
7 5 (6.02%) IBM
8 4 (4.82%) Dell
8 4 (4.82%) Mitel
8 4 (4.82%) Citrix
8 4 (4.82%) Zend
8 4 (4.82%) WatchGuard
8 4 (4.82%) hybris
8 4 (4.82%) Percona
9 2 (2.41%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.41%) Sun
10 1 (1.20%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.20%) Planview
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