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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 150 152 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 30 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.96% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.01% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 43
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
3532 3680 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.24% 95.58% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2913 3036 2518
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +17 14 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Northamptonshire -5 11 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Derbyshire +9 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Leicestershire +1 1 £18,000 -43.75% 1
Lincolnshire -10 1 - -
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 33 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Linux
3 24 (36.36%) VMware
4 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
6 16 (24.24%) DNS
7 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 14 (21.21%) SQL
8 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 14 (21.21%) Degree
9 12 (18.18%) Ubuntu
9 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 12 (18.18%) Cisco
9 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 12 (18.18%) MySQL
9 12 (18.18%) SAN
10 10 (15.15%) Citrix
10 10 (15.15%) Project Management
10 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.64%) UNIX
11 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
11 9 (13.64%) CentOS
11 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
11 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (12.12%) Network Security
12 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (12.12%) Apache
12 8 (12.12%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.12%) IIS
3 8 (12.12%) Apache
4 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 12 (18.18%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) DHCP
4 8 (12.12%) Network Security
5 7 (10.61%) Firewall
5 7 (10.61%) LAN
6 6 (9.09%) VoIP
6 6 (9.09%) Internet
7 5 (7.58%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) HTTP
8 4 (6.06%) SMTP
8 4 (6.06%) FTP
8 4 (6.06%) VPN
8 4 (6.06%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.03%) SSL
9 2 (3.03%) NAS
9 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MySQL
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Legal
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) LAMP
2 3 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Statistics
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.03%) iSeries
4 1 (1.52%) AS400
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 9 (13.64%) UNIX
4 9 (13.64%) CentOS
5 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.06%) Debian
10 3 (4.55%) MVS
10 3 (4.55%) AIX
11 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.52%) Solaris
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Project Management
2 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (4.55%) CRM
6 3 (4.55%) ERP
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) Software Licensing
7 2 (3.03%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) JCL
7 3 (4.55%) REXX
7 3 (4.55%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.03%) VBScript
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) RPG
9 1 (1.52%) Java
9 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.52%) C-shell
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) SSCP
3 2 (3.03%) CISA
3 2 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (1.52%) OCP
4 1 (1.52%) OCA
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.52%) RHCE
4 1 (1.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 4 (6.06%) XenServer
6 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.03%) Cronacle
8 1 (1.52%) NFS
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.52%) Samba
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.52%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) SCOM
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Ansible
3 4 (6.06%) Nagios
4 3 (4.55%) Munin
5 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.52%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) VMware
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco
4 10 (15.15%) Citrix
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (9.09%) NetApp
7 5 (7.58%) Mitel
7 5 (7.58%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.55%) F5
8 3 (4.55%) Dell
8 3 (4.55%) Sun
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
8 3 (4.55%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya
10 1 (1.52%) Lotus
10 1 (1.52%) hybris
10 1 (1.52%) Google
10 1 (1.52%) EMC
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