The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 227 258 253
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 11 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.055% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.058% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 19
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,800
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
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
5939 6942 7473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.18% 96.08% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4925 5900 6092
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Hertfordshire +20 4 £62,500 +13.63%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Office 365
5 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
5 7 (30.43%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 7 (30.43%) LAMP
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 6 (26.09%) SAN
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) CentOS
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) NetApp
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
7 5 (21.74%) DHCP
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) LDAP
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
7 5 (21.74%) Sun

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (17.39%) nginx
4 2 (8.70%) Drupal
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.70%) WordPress
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (34.78%) Office 365
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) LDAP
2 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) SSL
5 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) SSH
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) WPA
6 1 (4.35%) FTP
6 1 (4.35%) IMAP
6 1 (4.35%) POP3
6 1 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) GitLab
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 4 (17.39%) ELK Stack
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (17.39%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
3 2 (8.70%) Buildbot
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) LPAR
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
4 6 (26.09%) CentOS
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) AIX
6 3 (13.04%) Debian
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Network Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Product Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
1 7 (30.43%) Perl
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.35%) C-shell
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) NFS
2 4 (17.39%) Samba
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.70%) PowerHA
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) iptables
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Kibana
1 4 (17.39%) logstash
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) HAProxy
3 2 (8.70%) Linux-HA
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.35%) cPanel
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) NetApp
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Sun
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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