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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 75 77 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 36 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.05% 1.57% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 1.59% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1151 941 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.38% 98.53% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 987 755 730
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 27 March 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 March 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 -1 33 £40,000 - 6
Hove - 2 £65,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 31 (56.36%) Python
3 30 (54.55%) Puppet
4 26 (47.27%) Perl
4 26 (47.27%) VMware
5 24 (43.64%) MySQL
6 21 (38.18%) Ruby
7 20 (36.36%) KVM
8 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (34.55%) DNS
9 18 (32.73%) UNIX
9 18 (32.73%) Ubuntu
10 17 (30.91%) Java
10 17 (30.91%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (29.09%) Subversion
11 16 (29.09%) BGP
11 16 (29.09%) SMTP
11 16 (29.09%) HTTP
11 16 (29.09%) Xen
11 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
12 15 (27.27%) DevOps
12 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
13 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
13 14 (25.45%) Windows
14 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
15 10 (18.18%) Debian
15 10 (18.18%) Network Security
15 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
16 9 (16.36%) PHP
17 8 (14.55%) Relational Database

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
1 6 (10.91%) Moodle
1 6 (10.91%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) Lync
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) SMTP
2 16 (29.09%) HTTP
2 16 (29.09%) BGP
3 12 (21.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.18%) Network Security
5 6 (10.91%) IMAP
5 6 (10.91%) OSPF
5 6 (10.91%) LDAP
6 5 (9.09%) VoIP
7 4 (7.27%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (5.45%) VLAN
8 3 (5.45%) VPN
8 3 (5.45%) SAN
9 1 (1.82%) PBX
9 1 (1.82%) SNMP
9 1 (1.82%) Firewall
9 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) MySQL
2 17 (30.91%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Subversion
1 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.91%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) OAuth
2 4 (7.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) E-Learning
1 6 (10.91%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) UNIX
2 18 (32.73%) Ubuntu
3 14 (25.45%) Windows
4 10 (18.18%) Debian
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X Server
6 4 (7.27%) Android
6 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Solaris
7 2 (3.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.82%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 15 (27.27%) DevOps
2 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.91%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) CRM
7 1 (1.82%) Load Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) Python
2 26 (47.27%) Perl
3 21 (38.18%) Ruby
4 17 (30.91%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) PHP
6 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.64%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) CCNA
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) KVM
2 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (29.09%) Xen
4 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (7.27%) NFS
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 30 (54.55%) Puppet
2 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.09%) Ansible
4 4 (7.27%) Salt
4 4 (7.27%) Nagios
5 2 (3.64%) Opsview
6 1 (1.82%) Icinga
6 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.82%) Munin
6 1 (1.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) VMware
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Juniper
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) EMC
4 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Akamai
6 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.82%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Explore Group
Posted: 8 days ago