The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 76 77 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 24 13 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.14% 1.31% 8.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.34% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 83
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,650 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +4.16%
Systems Administrator
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 973 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.13% 98.28% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 926 823 945
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the East Sussex region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Brighton +6 24 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 57 (67.86%) Linux
2 47 (55.95%) Windows
3 36 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 31 (36.90%) Python
5 28 (33.33%) VoIP
5 28 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 28 (33.33%) Puppet
6 26 (30.95%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (29.76%) VMware
8 23 (27.38%) Ruby
9 21 (25.00%) OpenStack
9 21 (25.00%) Open Source
10 20 (23.81%) MySQL
10 20 (23.81%) Ubuntu
10 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
11 19 (22.62%) Mac OS X
11 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
11 19 (22.62%) KVM
12 18 (21.43%) Perl
13 17 (20.24%) DNS
13 17 (20.24%) Node.js
13 17 (20.24%) DevOps
13 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
13 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
14 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
14 16 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (19.05%) Java
15 15 (17.86%) NFS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 17 (20.24%) Node.js
3 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.71%) Lync
6 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.76%) Apache
8 1 (1.19%) IIS
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Basecamp
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.33%) VoIP
2 17 (20.24%) DNS
3 13 (15.48%) DHCP
3 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.29%) SMTP
4 12 (14.29%) SAN
5 10 (11.90%) HTTP
5 10 (11.90%) LDAP
6 9 (10.71%) FTP
7 6 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (5.95%) VLAN
8 5 (5.95%) LAN
8 5 (5.95%) WAN
9 4 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.76%) InfiniBand
10 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (3.57%) SNMP
11 2 (2.38%) Firewall
11 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (23.81%) MySQL
3 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
3 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) HBase
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) JIRA
1 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (3.57%) Electronics
1 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (1.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (8.33%) Social Media
3 5 (5.95%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.86%) Linux
2 47 (55.95%) Windows
3 20 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 20 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 19 (22.62%) Mac OS X
5 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (16.67%) UNIX
7 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (14.29%) Debian
8 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (7.14%) Android
10 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
11 5 (5.95%) VMS
12 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (3.57%) OpenBSD
13 3 (3.57%) openSUSE
13 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
14 1 (1.19%) Solaris
14 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 17 (20.24%) DevOps
3 16 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (15.48%) Workflow
5 7 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (4.76%) Social Media Monitoring
7 3 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Web Development
7 3 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.19%) Build Automation
9 1 (1.19%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.19%) Time Management
9 1 (1.19%) Load Testing
9 1 (1.19%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 31 (36.90%) Python
3 23 (27.38%) Ruby
4 18 (21.43%) Perl
5 16 (19.05%) Java
6 9 (10.71%) PHP
7 8 (9.52%) SQL
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) CCNA
2 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
1 19 (22.62%) KVM
2 15 (17.86%) NFS
2 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) LXC
4 11 (13.10%) Samba
5 9 (10.71%) Postfix
6 8 (9.52%) vSphere
7 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.33%) Ansible
3 6 (7.14%) Nagios
4 5 (5.95%) Graphite
5 3 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.57%) WSUS
5 3 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.19%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.19%) Salt
7 1 (1.19%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.19%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) VMware
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 10 (11.90%) Cisco
5 9 (10.71%) Dell
6 4 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) EMC
7 3 (3.57%) Citrix
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) Veritas
7 3 (3.57%) McAfee
7 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.57%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.38%) Sophos
8 2 (2.38%) Symantec
8 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
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