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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 247 250 261
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 20 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.28% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.29% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 4
Average salary £51,250 £53,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.30% +39.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,250 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +27.38%
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
7391 7871 7593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.57% 95.31% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6148 6608 6581
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -4 14 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Essex -6 4 £30,000 -42.85%
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £47,500 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
3 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 22 (55.00%) Tomcat
4 21 (52.50%) CentOS
5 20 (50.00%) Apache
5 20 (50.00%) MySQL
6 19 (47.50%) Oracle
6 19 (47.50%) Java
6 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
6 19 (47.50%) Finance
7 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (45.00%) CMS
7 18 (45.00%) Games
7 18 (45.00%) SQL
7 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
7 18 (45.00%) DHCP
7 18 (45.00%) HTTP
7 18 (45.00%) DNS
7 18 (45.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 18 (45.00%) Online Games
7 18 (45.00%) Online Betting
8 11 (27.50%) UNIX
8 11 (27.50%) Windows
9 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.50%) Cisco
11 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 22 (55.00%) Tomcat
2 20 (50.00%) Apache
3 18 (45.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 18 (45.00%) CMS
4 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DHCP
1 18 (45.00%) HTTP
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) PBX
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) MySQL
2 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) Games
3 18 (45.00%) Online Betting
4 5 (12.50%) Legal
5 4 (10.00%) Law
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) CentOS
3 11 (27.50%) UNIX
3 11 (27.50%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.50%) Debian
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) HPUX
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
2 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Practice Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.00%) MCITP
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) RHCE
3 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
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