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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 198 165 199
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 60 95 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 1.34% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.38% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 71
Median salary £40,625 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
6251 6878 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.79% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5739 6361
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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 -12 18 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire -10 17 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Essex +25 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Bedfordshire 0 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Suffolk -15 4 £35,000 +1.44%
Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 58 (46.77%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
3 47 (37.90%) VMware
4 43 (34.68%) Windows Server
5 32 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 27 (21.77%) Python
8 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
9 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
9 25 (20.16%) Firewall
10 23 (18.55%) Finance
10 23 (18.55%) DevOps
11 22 (17.74%) Perl
11 22 (17.74%) SQL
12 21 (16.94%) Apache
13 20 (16.13%) CentOS
13 20 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (15.32%) Puppet
15 18 (14.52%) MS Exchange
15 18 (14.52%) MySQL
16 17 (13.71%) SAN
16 17 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (12.90%) Bash Shell
17 16 (12.90%) Red Hat
17 16 (12.90%) Management Information System
17 16 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (12.10%) Degree
19 14 (11.29%) Ubuntu
19 14 (11.29%) Configuration Management

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 21 (16.94%) Apache
2 18 (14.52%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.87%) nginx
5 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.06%) IIS
6 9 (7.26%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.03%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.03%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.61%) Drupal
10 2 (1.61%) WordPress
11 1 (0.81%) Site Server
11 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.81%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.68%) Office 365
4 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Force.com
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.16%) Firewall
2 17 (13.71%) SAN
3 14 (11.29%) LDAP
4 13 (10.48%) DHCP
4 13 (10.48%) DNS
5 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (5.65%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.65%) SMTP
8 5 (4.03%) NAS
8 5 (4.03%) SSL
8 5 (4.03%) VLAN
8 5 (4.03%) VoIP
8 5 (4.03%) WPA
9 4 (3.23%) Network Security
9 4 (3.23%) SNMP
9 4 (3.23%) VPN
10 3 (2.42%) IMAP
10 3 (2.42%) LAN
10 3 (2.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.52%) MySQL
3 10 (8.06%) QlikView
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.84%) Big Data
5 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.61%) GIS
8 2 (1.61%) MS Access
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.81%) EDMS
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.65%) JIRA
1 7 (5.65%) Subversion
2 5 (4.03%) Buildbot
2 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.42%) GitLab
4 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 23 (18.55%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) LAMP
2 8 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (5.65%) JSON
3 7 (5.65%) XML
4 4 (3.23%) ELK Stack
4 4 (3.23%) REST
4 4 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.42%) HTML
5 3 (2.42%) SAML
5 3 (2.42%) Web Services
6 2 (1.61%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.61%) OpenVZ
6 2 (1.61%) WSH
7 1 (0.81%) .NET
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) Java EE
7 1 (0.81%) Mason
7 1 (0.81%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.81%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.03%) Biology
5 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.23%) Replication
5 4 (3.23%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.42%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.42%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.61%) Informatics
7 2 (1.61%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) CCTV
8 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (46.77%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Linux
3 43 (34.68%) Windows Server
4 20 (16.13%) CentOS
4 20 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (11.29%) Ubuntu
7 11 (8.87%) Unix
8 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (6.45%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.03%) Debian
11 4 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (3.23%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.23%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.42%) VMS
13 1 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.81%) HPUX
13 1 (0.81%) Solaris
13 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) DevOps
2 16 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (11.29%) Configuration Management
4 13 (10.48%) ITIL
5 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (9.68%) CRM
6 11 (8.87%) Data Management
7 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.26%) High Availability
9 7 (5.65%) Bioinformatics
10 6 (4.84%) Change Management
10 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.84%) Open Source
11 5 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 5 (4.03%) Workflow
12 4 (3.23%) Security Patching
12 4 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) Python
2 22 (17.74%) Perl
2 22 (17.74%) SQL
3 16 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.06%) VBA
5 9 (7.26%) Ruby
6 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.03%) VBScript
8 4 (3.23%) C
9 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.61%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.81%) Java
11 1 (0.81%) Jython
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) CCNA
2 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.23%) MCSE
6 3 (2.42%) CCNP
6 3 (2.42%) MCSA
7 2 (1.61%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCAA
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MCDST
8 1 (0.81%) MCTS
8 1 (0.81%) MOS
8 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.29%) NFS
4 10 (8.06%) Samba
5 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.23%) vSphere
7 3 (2.42%) Postfix
7 3 (2.42%) Sendmail
7 3 (2.42%) Shibboleth
8 2 (1.61%) Docker
8 2 (1.61%) GPFS
8 2 (1.61%) PanFS
8 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.81%) iptables
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.81%) pfSense
9 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) Puppet
2 11 (8.87%) Ansible
2 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.45%) Nagios
4 5 (4.03%) Ganglia
4 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (3.23%) Kibana
5 4 (3.23%) logstash
5 4 (3.23%) Salt
6 3 (2.42%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.42%) SCCM
6 3 (2.42%) SCOM
7 2 (1.61%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 47 (37.90%) VMware
2 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.68%) Cisco
5 10 (8.06%) Citrix
6 9 (7.26%) HP
6 9 (7.26%) NetApp
7 6 (4.84%) Oracle
8 5 (4.03%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.23%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.23%) Brocade
9 4 (3.23%) Dell
9 4 (3.23%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.23%) Sun
10 3 (2.42%) Becrypt
10 3 (2.42%) ESRI
10 3 (2.42%) IBM
10 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.42%) Symantec
11 2 (1.61%) BT
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