The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
England / East of England
Rank 153 174 170
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 90 96 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 1.36% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.40% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 83 77 79
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £28,400 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
5652 6844 7027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.32% 96.83% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 5563 5724
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Systems Administrator across the East of England region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the East of England

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 Systems Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire 0 28 £39,500 -5.95% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 23 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Essex +36 19 £47,500 +50.79%
Bedfordshire +18 13 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Suffolk +18 5 £35,000 +9.37%
Norfolk - 2 £28,925 -
Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 90 (65.69%) Windows
2 74 (54.01%) Linux
3 59 (43.07%) Windows Server
4 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
5 40 (29.20%) VMware
6 35 (25.55%) Red Hat
7 32 (23.36%) Active Directory
8 29 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
10 27 (19.71%) Firewall
11 26 (18.98%) IIS
12 25 (18.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (17.52%) Configuration Management
14 23 (16.79%) CentOS
15 22 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (16.06%) SAN
16 21 (15.33%) SQL
17 20 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (14.60%) MySQL
17 20 (14.60%) LDAP
18 19 (13.87%) Cisco
18 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
18 19 (13.87%) TCP/IP
18 19 (13.87%) Degree
19 18 (13.14%) Capacity Management
19 18 (13.14%) DNS
20 17 (12.41%) DHCP
20 17 (12.41%) Python
21 16 (11.68%) Apache

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 26 (18.98%) IIS
2 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
3 16 (11.68%) Apache
4 12 (8.76%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.03%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (6.57%) Documentum
7 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (4.38%) nginx
9 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.46%) Drupal
10 2 (1.46%) WordPress
11 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.73%) Site Server
11 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.73%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.73%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.73%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.95%) Office 365
3 12 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.11%) SaaS
5 4 (2.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.73%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.71%) Firewall
2 22 (16.06%) SAN
3 20 (14.60%) LDAP
4 19 (13.87%) TCP/IP
5 18 (13.14%) DNS
6 17 (12.41%) DHCP
7 9 (6.57%) Kerberos
7 9 (6.57%) VLAN
7 9 (6.57%) VPN
8 8 (5.84%) IPsec
8 8 (5.84%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (5.11%) SMTP
10 6 (4.38%) SNMP
11 5 (3.65%) ISDN
12 4 (2.92%) LAN
13 3 (2.19%) SSL
13 3 (2.19%) VoIP
13 3 (2.19%) WAN
13 3 (2.19%) WPA
14 2 (1.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.60%) MySQL
3 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.73%) EDMS
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.73%) QlikView
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Subversion
2 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) JIRA
3 3 (2.19%) Buildbot
3 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.73%) Toad
General
1 10 (7.30%) Marketing
2 5 (3.65%) Finance
3 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Advertising
4 2 (1.46%) Publishing
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) LAMP
2 7 (5.11%) Web Services
3 6 (4.38%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (3.65%) JSON
4 5 (3.65%) XML
5 4 (2.92%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (2.92%) REST
5 4 (2.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.19%) WSH
7 2 (1.46%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.46%) HTML
8 1 (0.73%) .NET
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.73%) CSS
8 1 (0.73%) Java EE
8 1 (0.73%) Mason
8 1 (0.73%) SAML
8 1 (0.73%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.57%) Fat Client
2 9 (6.57%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.73%) CCTV
6 1 (0.73%) HACMP
6 1 (0.73%) Life Science
6 1 (0.73%) LPAR
6 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (65.69%) Windows
2 74 (54.01%) Linux
3 59 (43.07%) Windows Server
4 29 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (18.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (16.79%) CentOS
7 11 (8.03%) Ubuntu
8 10 (7.30%) Unix
9 6 (4.38%) Debian
10 4 (2.92%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (2.92%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.19%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.73%) AIX
12 1 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.73%) Solaris
12 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) Configuration Management
2 18 (13.14%) Capacity Management
3 15 (10.95%) ITIL
4 14 (10.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (9.49%) CRM
5 13 (9.49%) DevOps
6 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.03%) High Availability
8 10 (7.30%) Data Management
8 10 (7.30%) Open Source
9 8 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.11%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (5.11%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (5.11%) Workflow
11 5 (3.65%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.65%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.65%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (2.92%) Performance Improvement
12 4 (2.92%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) SQL
2 17 (12.41%) Python
3 16 (11.68%) Perl
4 13 (9.49%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.76%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.65%) Ruby
7 5 (3.65%) VBScript
8 4 (2.92%) C
9 2 (1.46%) Java
9 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.73%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.73%) Jython
10 1 (0.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.73%) VBA
10 1 (0.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 10 (7.30%) CCNA
2 10 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.30%) MCSA
2 10 (7.30%) MCSE
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.38%) MCP
3 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.73%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (23.36%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.76%) vSphere
5 8 (5.84%) NFS
6 7 (5.11%) iptables
7 5 (3.65%) pfSense
7 5 (3.65%) Samba
7 5 (3.65%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.73%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (10.22%) Puppet
2 10 (7.30%) SCCM
2 10 (7.30%) SCOM
3 9 (6.57%) Ansible
3 9 (6.57%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.38%) Salt
5 4 (2.92%) Kibana
5 4 (2.92%) logstash
6 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.46%) Nagios
8 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) VMware
2 35 (25.55%) Red Hat
3 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
4 19 (13.87%) Cisco
5 16 (11.68%) Citrix
5 16 (11.68%) Oracle
6 9 (6.57%) Symantec
7 6 (4.38%) HP
8 4 (2.92%) Aquila
8 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.92%) Brocade
8 4 (2.92%) Dell
8 4 (2.92%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.92%) Sophos
8 4 (2.92%) Sun
9 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.19%) NetApp
10 2 (1.46%) CA
10 2 (1.46%) Splunk
11 1 (0.73%) Isilon
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