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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 49 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 60 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.52% 3.24% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 3.28% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 25 55
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +14.28%
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
1303 792 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.19% 98.75% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 711 918
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +2 57 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 109 (78.42%) Linux
2 79 (56.83%) Bash Shell
3 64 (46.04%) Puppet
4 62 (44.60%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (41.73%) Ruby
5 58 (41.73%) Python
6 53 (38.13%) Configuration Management
7 52 (37.41%) Windows
8 51 (36.69%) Open Source
9 50 (35.97%) Java
10 44 (31.65%) Debian
11 41 (29.50%) VoIP
12 40 (28.78%) Degree
12 40 (28.78%) Node.js
13 38 (27.34%) Relational Database
13 38 (27.34%) RDBMS
14 36 (25.90%) TCP/IP
15 33 (23.74%) Red Hat
16 32 (23.02%) Ubuntu
17 31 (22.30%) UNIX
18 28 (20.14%) HTTP
18 28 (20.14%) MySQL
19 27 (19.42%) Tomcat
19 27 (19.42%) DNS
20 26 (18.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 26 (18.71%) DevOps
21 25 (17.99%) Mac OS X
21 25 (17.99%) Perl
22 24 (17.27%) Performance Tuning
23 23 (16.55%) Performance Monitoring

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 40 (28.78%) Node.js
2 27 (19.42%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.95%) OpenStack
4 11 (7.91%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.88%) Apache
6 4 (2.88%) Jetty
6 4 (2.88%) Lync
7 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) Basecamp
2 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.50%) VoIP
2 36 (25.90%) TCP/IP
3 28 (20.14%) HTTP
4 27 (19.42%) DNS
5 23 (16.55%) SMTP
5 23 (16.55%) DHCP
6 21 (15.11%) LDAP
7 20 (14.39%) FTP
8 15 (10.79%) Ethernet
8 15 (10.79%) InfiniBand
9 11 (7.91%) SAN
10 9 (6.47%) Asterisk PBX
11 7 (5.04%) VLAN
11 7 (5.04%) Firewall
12 5 (3.60%) LAN
12 5 (3.60%) WAN
13 3 (2.16%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.44%) OpenLDAP
14 2 (1.44%) NAS
14 2 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (44.60%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (27.34%) Relational Database
2 38 (27.34%) RDBMS
3 28 (20.14%) MySQL
4 22 (15.83%) HBase
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Jenkins
2 20 (14.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 3 (2.16%) Marketing
1 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
1 3 (2.16%) Electronics
2 1 (0.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.19%) LAMP
2 7 (5.04%) Web Services
3 3 (2.16%) CSS
3 3 (2.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (36.69%) Open Source
2 21 (15.11%) Social Media
3 13 (9.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.60%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 109 (78.42%) Linux
2 52 (37.41%) Windows
3 44 (31.65%) Debian
4 32 (23.02%) Ubuntu
5 31 (22.30%) UNIX
6 26 (18.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (17.99%) Mac OS X
8 19 (13.67%) Windows 7
9 17 (12.23%) OpenBSD
10 11 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (5.04%) Mac OS
11 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (3.60%) VMS
14 2 (1.44%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.44%) Android
14 2 (1.44%) CentOS
14 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.72%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.13%) Configuration Management
2 26 (18.71%) DevOps
3 24 (17.27%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (16.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 23 (16.55%) Workflow
5 19 (13.67%) Analytics
6 18 (12.95%) Social Media Monitoring
7 15 (10.79%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (9.35%) Load Testing
8 13 (9.35%) Build Automation
9 5 (3.60%) Web Development
10 4 (2.88%) Project Management
10 4 (2.88%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (2.16%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (1.44%) Web Application Development
13 1 (0.72%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.83%) Bash Shell
2 58 (41.73%) Ruby
2 58 (41.73%) Python
3 50 (35.97%) Java
4 25 (17.99%) Perl
5 15 (10.79%) C
6 4 (2.88%) SQL
7 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.16%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (28.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.60%) CCNA
System Software
1 22 (15.83%) Samba
1 22 (15.83%) NFS
2 20 (14.39%) Postfix
3 18 (12.95%) KVM
4 15 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (10.07%) Active Directory
6 7 (5.04%) vSphere
7 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 64 (46.04%) Puppet
2 17 (12.23%) Nagios
3 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.44%) WSUS
4 2 (1.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.72%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (23.74%) Red Hat
2 23 (16.55%) VMware
3 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.04%) Dell
5 4 (2.88%) Cisco
6 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.16%) Citrix
7 2 (1.44%) NetApp
7 2 (1.44%) Veritas
7 2 (1.44%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) Symantec
7 2 (1.44%) McAfee
7 2 (1.44%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.44%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Sophos
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