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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 131 159 124
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 36 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.12% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 28
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
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
3057 3411 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.44% 96.55% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2815 2510
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,920
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 17 £37,500 +3.44%
Northamptonshire +9 14 £32,000 +16.36%
Derbyshire +21 2 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Leicestershire +12 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Lincolnshire +6 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (67.07%) Linux
2 38 (46.34%) MySQL
3 29 (35.37%) PHP
4 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
5 26 (31.71%) Apache
6 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
6 23 (28.05%) Windows
7 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.95%) Java
9 17 (20.73%) VMware
10 16 (19.51%) Red Hat
11 15 (18.29%) LAMP
11 15 (18.29%) nginx
12 13 (15.85%) SQL
12 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
12 13 (15.85%) DNS
13 12 (14.63%) Puppet
14 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
14 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
14 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
14 11 (13.41%) Cisco
14 11 (13.41%) Python
14 11 (13.41%) Project Management
15 10 (12.20%) IIS
15 10 (12.20%) Ruby
15 10 (12.20%) DevOps
16 9 (10.98%) Degree
16 9 (10.98%) Mathematics
16 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (10.98%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (31.71%) Apache
2 15 (18.29%) nginx
3 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
4 10 (12.20%) IIS
5 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
6 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.22%) Lync
9 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.22%) Maya
4 1 (1.22%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) SAN
2 9 (10.98%) LAN
3 8 (9.76%) WAN
4 6 (7.32%) Internet
4 6 (7.32%) Firewall
4 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.32%) VoIP
4 6 (7.32%) Network Security
5 5 (6.10%) DHCP
6 4 (4.88%) SMTP
6 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.66%) FTP
8 2 (2.44%) SSL
9 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.22%) VPN
9 1 (1.22%) HTTP
9 1 (1.22%) ADSL
9 1 (1.22%) Broadband
9 1 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.34%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) LAMP
2 3 (3.66%) FuelPHP
2 3 (3.66%) Laravel
2 3 (3.66%) jQuery
2 3 (3.66%) Zend Framework
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
3 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) CGI
4 1 (1.22%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.88%) Statistics
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) Open Source
5 1 (1.22%) Animation
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Linux
2 23 (28.05%) Windows
3 9 (10.98%) CentOS
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.32%) UNIX
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.66%) MVS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.44%) AIX
7 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) Solaris
8 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.41%) Project Management
3 10 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (6.10%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (6.10%) ITIL
4 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.88%) Migration
5 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.88%) Web Development
6 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.66%) CRM
6 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.66%) MVC
6 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.44%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) PHP
2 18 (21.95%) Java
3 13 (15.85%) SQL
4 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
4 11 (13.41%) Python
5 10 (12.20%) Ruby
6 8 (9.76%) C
7 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.10%) Perl
9 3 (3.66%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (3.66%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.66%) REXX
9 3 (3.66%) JCL
9 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) CISA
2 2 (2.44%) CISM
2 2 (2.44%) SSCP
2 2 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (4.88%) XenApp
5 3 (3.66%) XenServer
6 2 (2.44%) Cronacle
7 1 (1.22%) KVM
7 1 (1.22%) GPFS
7 1 (1.22%) vSphere
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Puppet
2 8 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 6 (7.32%) SCOM
4 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.44%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.22%) Nagios
6 1 (1.22%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) VMware
3 16 (19.51%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.41%) Cisco
5 8 (9.76%) Citrix
6 7 (8.54%) NetApp
7 6 (7.32%) IBM
8 5 (6.10%) Mitel
9 4 (4.88%) Sun
9 4 (4.88%) HP
9 4 (4.88%) Dell
9 4 (4.88%) Oracle
9 4 (4.88%) SAP
9 4 (4.88%) Google
9 4 (4.88%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.66%) Percona
10 3 (3.66%) hybris
10 3 (3.66%) Zend
11 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.22%) F5
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