The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 242 246 261
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 17 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.16% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 8
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +51.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Senior 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7019 6754 7878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.91% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5682 5504 6796
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the East of England region.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Hertfordshire -5 10 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £51,250 +16.47% 1
Essex - 1 £32,000 - 1
Senior Systems Administrator
England

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (48.00%) DNS
5 12 (48.00%) DHCP
6 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
6 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) MySQL
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle
8 8 (32.00%) UNIX
8 8 (32.00%) Java
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (32.00%) HTTP
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (32.00%) CMS
8 8 (32.00%) Games
8 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (32.00%) Online Games
8 8 (32.00%) Online Betting
9 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco
9 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (32.00%) CMS
2 8 (32.00%) Apache
3 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DHCP
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) HTTP
3 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) NAS
5 4 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (16.00%) InfiniBand
5 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (16.00%) SNMP
5 4 (16.00%) FTP
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) SMTP
6 2 (8.00%) PPP
7 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (32.00%) Games
2 8 (32.00%) Online Betting
3 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Online Games
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Debian
6 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 7 (28.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSA
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) VCP4
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Isilon
6 4 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) EMC
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago