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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 86 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.44% 4.30% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 4.35% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 46 31
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
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
1005 1403 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.73% 98.80% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1185 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -27 15 £40,000 +2.56%
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (95.45%) Linux
2 39 (59.09%) DevOps
3 34 (51.52%) MySQL
4 33 (50.00%) Python
5 32 (48.48%) Ruby
6 31 (46.97%) Perl
7 29 (43.94%) UNIX
8 27 (40.91%) Java
9 26 (39.39%) Subversion
9 26 (39.39%) Ubuntu
9 26 (39.39%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
10 25 (37.88%) Relational Database
11 24 (36.36%) Tomcat
12 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
12 20 (30.30%) Puppet
13 18 (27.27%) SQL
13 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
14 17 (25.76%) Maven
15 15 (22.73%) VMware
15 15 (22.73%) Nagios
16 13 (19.70%) E-Learning
16 13 (19.70%) DNS
16 13 (19.70%) SMTP
16 13 (19.70%) LDAP
16 13 (19.70%) Learning Management System
16 13 (19.70%) Moodle
16 13 (19.70%) OAuth
17 12 (18.18%) Xen
17 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 13 (19.70%) Moodle
3 12 (18.18%) Apache
4 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.55%) Confluence
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.03%) Node.js
6 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) LDAP
1 13 (19.70%) SMTP
1 13 (19.70%) DNS
2 12 (18.18%) HTTP
2 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.64%) BGP
3 9 (13.64%) IMAP
4 8 (12.12%) VLAN
5 7 (10.61%) SAN
6 6 (9.09%) OSPF
7 5 (7.58%) VPN
7 5 (7.58%) VoIP
8 4 (6.06%) Firewall
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security
9 3 (4.55%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.52%) WAN
10 1 (1.52%) LAN
10 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (51.52%) MySQL
2 26 (39.39%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (37.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Subversion
1 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 17 (25.76%) Maven
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.06%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) OAuth
2 5 (7.58%) LAMP
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (3.03%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) E-Learning
1 13 (19.70%) Learning Management System
2 10 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 29 (43.94%) UNIX
3 26 (39.39%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.09%) Debian
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.55%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) DevOps
2 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.03%) CRM
4 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.52%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.52%) Load Testing
5 1 (1.52%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Python
2 32 (48.48%) Ruby
3 31 (46.97%) Perl
4 27 (40.91%) Java
5 18 (27.27%) SQL
6 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) Korn
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VBScript
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) Xen
2 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.18%) KVM
3 3 (4.55%) Ceph
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Puppet
2 15 (22.73%) Nagios
3 3 (4.55%) Icinga
4 2 (3.03%) Graphite
4 2 (3.03%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) logstash
4 2 (3.03%) Opsview
5 1 (1.52%) Munin
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) VMware
2 6 (9.09%) Juniper
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Dell
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.55%) Acronis
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle