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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 161 125 156
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 21 54 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 1.46% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.51% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
3719 3565 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.37% 96.48% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 2944 2547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -22 11 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Leicestershire +8 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Northamptonshire +4 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Lincolnshire -9 1 £30,000 -6.25%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Linux
3 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
4 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.45%) VMware
6 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
7 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (16.36%) DNS
8 9 (16.36%) UNIX
8 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
8 9 (16.36%) SQL
8 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
8 9 (16.36%) Degree
8 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
9 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (14.55%) MySQL
9 8 (14.55%) SLA
10 7 (12.73%) DHCP
10 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (12.73%) Apache
10 7 (12.73%) Change Management
10 7 (12.73%) iSeries
10 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
11 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (12.73%) Apache
4 6 (10.91%) IIS
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.82%) JBoss
7 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Movex
1 2 (3.64%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) DNS
3 7 (12.73%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) HTTP
4 6 (10.91%) SAN
5 5 (9.09%) VPN
6 4 (7.27%) Firewall
6 4 (7.27%) Network Security
6 4 (7.27%) NAS
7 3 (5.45%) LAN
7 3 (5.45%) Internet
8 2 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (3.64%) WAN
8 2 (3.64%) VLAN
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.82%) DMZ
9 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) LAMP
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) EDI
3 1 (1.82%) Zend Framework
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) Laravel
3 1 (1.82%) FuelPHP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) iSeries
2 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) AS400
5 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) UNIX
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) CentOS
6 4 (7.27%) Debian
6 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (12.73%) Change Management
3 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.09%) ERP
5 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.64%) Software Licensing
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 1 (1.82%) CRM
8 1 (1.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.09%) Python
3 5 (9.09%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.45%) C-shell
6 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) RPG
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.36%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) RHCSA
3 4 (7.27%) RHCE
3 4 (7.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) Terminal Server
4 3 (5.45%) Samba
4 3 (5.45%) NFS
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.82%) XenApp
6 1 (1.82%) XenServer
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
3 4 (7.27%) Nagios
3 4 (7.27%) Ansible
4 3 (5.45%) Munin
5 2 (3.64%) MOM
6 1 (1.82%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Avaya
6 2 (3.64%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) StreamServe
6 2 (3.64%) Infor
6 2 (3.64%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.82%) Zend
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) HP
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