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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 58 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 50 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.32% 5.04% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 5.13% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1121 1266 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.80% 98.14% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1095 785
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -5 46 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Hove - 2 £65,000 -
Lewes - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 43 (63.24%) Python
3 42 (61.76%) Perl
4 39 (57.35%) MySQL
5 38 (55.88%) Ruby
6 33 (48.53%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (48.53%) Java
6 33 (48.53%) UNIX
7 31 (45.59%) DevOps
8 30 (44.12%) Puppet
9 29 (42.65%) VMware
10 28 (41.18%) Ubuntu
11 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
11 27 (39.71%) Subversion
12 26 (38.24%) DNS
13 25 (36.76%) Relational Database
14 23 (33.82%) SMTP
14 23 (33.82%) Tomcat
15 22 (32.35%) HTTP
15 22 (32.35%) KVM
15 22 (32.35%) Xen
15 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
16 19 (27.94%) BGP
17 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
18 17 (25.00%) Maven
19 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
20 13 (19.12%) Debian
20 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
20 13 (19.12%) LDAP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 23 (33.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (19.12%) Moodle
3 10 (14.71%) Apache
4 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.47%) Node.js
7 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) DNS
2 23 (33.82%) SMTP
3 22 (32.35%) HTTP
4 19 (27.94%) BGP
5 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
5 13 (19.12%) LDAP
6 12 (17.65%) IMAP
7 10 (14.71%) Network Security
8 9 (13.24%) OSPF
9 7 (10.29%) VLAN
10 6 (8.82%) VPN
10 6 (8.82%) SAN
11 4 (5.88%) VoIP
12 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.94%) Firewall
14 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
14 1 (1.47%) PBX
14 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (57.35%) MySQL
2 33 (48.53%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (36.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Subversion
1 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 17 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) OAuth
2 4 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) E-Learning
1 13 (19.12%) Learning Management System
2 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) UNIX
3 28 (41.18%) Ubuntu
4 13 (19.12%) Debian
5 8 (11.76%) Windows
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.41%) CentOS
9 2 (2.94%) Solaris
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) DevOps
2 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.94%) CRM
5 2 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.47%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.47%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.47%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) Python
2 42 (61.76%) Perl
3 38 (55.88%) Ruby
4 33 (48.53%) Java
5 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.35%) PHP
9 2 (2.94%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Xen
1 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (32.35%) KVM
2 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.41%) Ceph
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (44.12%) Puppet
2 9 (13.24%) Nagios
3 4 (5.88%) Salt
3 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.41%) Icinga
5 2 (2.94%) Opsview
6 1 (1.47%) Munin
6 1 (1.47%) Ansible
6 1 (1.47%) logstash
6 1 (1.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Juniper
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.47%) Akamai
6 1 (1.47%) Acronis
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) Sophos
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) HP
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
Semantico
Salary: c£35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago