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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
England / East of England
Rank 174 162 186
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 68 99 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.44% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.48% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 66 80 55
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

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
5673 6683 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 97.00% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5528 5674
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -8 22 £37,000 -11.90% 7
Cambridgeshire -5 16 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Essex +30 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bedfordshire +3 9 £48,500 +38.57%
Suffolk +7 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Norfolk -10 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 69 (61.06%) Windows
2 65 (57.52%) Linux
3 47 (41.59%) Windows Server
4 39 (34.51%) VMware
5 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
6 25 (22.12%) Firewall
6 25 (22.12%) Red Hat
6 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
8 22 (19.47%) MySQL
8 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
8 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (19.47%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (18.58%) SAN
10 20 (17.70%) Configuration Management
10 20 (17.70%) CentOS
10 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (16.81%) Apache
11 19 (16.81%) Python
11 19 (16.81%) DevOps
12 18 (15.93%) TCP/IP
12 18 (15.93%) DNS
13 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
13 17 (15.04%) DHCP
13 17 (15.04%) LDAP
14 16 (14.16%) IIS
15 15 (13.27%) Perl
15 15 (13.27%) Cisco
15 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (13.27%) LAMP

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 19 (16.81%) Apache
2 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
3 16 (14.16%) IIS
4 11 (9.73%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (9.73%) nginx
4 11 (9.73%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.42%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.54%) Documentum
8 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.77%) Drupal
9 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.77%) WordPress
10 1 (0.88%) Site Server
10 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.88%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.73%) Office 365
4 3 (2.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Force.com
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) Firewall
2 21 (18.58%) SAN
3 18 (15.93%) DNS
3 18 (15.93%) TCP/IP
4 17 (15.04%) DHCP
4 17 (15.04%) LDAP
5 10 (8.85%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (7.08%) VLAN
6 8 (7.08%) VPN
7 7 (6.19%) IPsec
7 7 (6.19%) SMTP
8 6 (5.31%) SNMP
9 5 (4.42%) SSL
9 5 (4.42%) VoIP
9 5 (4.42%) WPA
10 4 (3.54%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.54%) ISDN
10 4 (3.54%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) MySQL
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) GIS
6 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.77%) MS Access
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) EDMS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) QlikView
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Subversion
2 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) JIRA
3 5 (4.42%) Buildbot
3 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.77%) GitLab
5 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 5 (4.42%) Finance
1 5 (4.42%) Marketing
2 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.65%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Publishing
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.27%) LAMP
2 8 (7.08%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (6.19%) JSON
3 7 (6.19%) Web Services
3 7 (6.19%) XML
4 4 (3.54%) ELK Stack
4 4 (3.54%) REST
4 4 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.65%) HTML
5 3 (2.65%) SAML
5 3 (2.65%) WSH
6 2 (1.77%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.88%) .NET
7 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.88%) CSS
7 1 (0.88%) Java EE
7 1 (0.88%) Mason
7 1 (0.88%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.31%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.31%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.65%) Replication
4 3 (2.65%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.77%) Informatics
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) CCTV
6 1 (0.88%) HACMP
6 1 (0.88%) Life Science
6 1 (0.88%) LPAR
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (61.06%) Windows
2 65 (57.52%) Linux
3 47 (41.59%) Windows Server
4 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.70%) CentOS
5 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (13.27%) Ubuntu
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.85%) Unix
8 7 (6.19%) Debian
8 7 (6.19%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.54%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (3.54%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) AIX
10 1 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Solaris
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) Configuration Management
2 19 (16.81%) DevOps
3 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.62%) CRM
4 12 (10.62%) High Availability
4 12 (10.62%) ITIL
5 10 (8.85%) Capacity Management
6 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.19%) Open Source
8 7 (6.19%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (6.19%) Workflow
9 6 (5.31%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (4.42%) Change Management
10 5 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.42%) Data Management
10 5 (4.42%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.81%) Python
2 15 (13.27%) Perl
3 14 (12.39%) SQL
4 12 (10.62%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.19%) Ruby
6 7 (6.19%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.54%) C
7 4 (3.54%) VBScript
8 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.77%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.77%) Java
10 1 (0.88%) Jython
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) VBA
10 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) CCNA
2 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.31%) MCSA
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) MCSE
5 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) LPIC
7 1 (0.88%) MCDST
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
7 1 (0.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.85%) NFS
4 8 (7.08%) vSphere
5 7 (6.19%) Samba
6 6 (5.31%) iptables
7 5 (4.42%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (3.54%) pfSense
9 2 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (13.27%) Puppet
2 11 (9.73%) Ansible
2 11 (9.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.19%) SCCM
3 7 (6.19%) SCOM
4 6 (5.31%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.31%) Salt
5 5 (4.42%) Nagios
5 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (3.54%) Kibana
6 4 (3.54%) logstash
7 2 (1.77%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 39 (34.51%) VMware
2 25 (22.12%) Red Hat
3 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (13.27%) Cisco
5 14 (12.39%) Citrix
6 10 (8.85%) Oracle
7 8 (7.08%) HP
8 6 (5.31%) Symantec
9 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.42%) NetApp
10 4 (3.54%) Atlassian
10 4 (3.54%) Brocade
10 4 (3.54%) Dell
10 4 (3.54%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.54%) Sun
11 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.77%) Splunk
13 1 (0.88%) Civica
13 1 (0.88%) Isilon
13 1 (0.88%) Northgate
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