The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 50 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 68 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.86% 4.58% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 4.76% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 26
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1376 841 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.43% 96.22% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 752 823
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 65 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 96 (86.49%) Linux
2 62 (55.86%) Bash Shell
3 60 (54.05%) Puppet
4 52 (46.85%) Ruby
5 51 (45.95%) Python
5 51 (45.95%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (40.54%) Configuration Management
6 45 (40.54%) Java
7 41 (36.94%) Debian
7 41 (36.94%) Open Source
8 32 (28.83%) Degree
9 31 (27.93%) TCP/IP
10 30 (27.03%) Windows
11 29 (26.13%) Node.js
11 29 (26.13%) Relational Database
12 28 (25.23%) Ubuntu
13 27 (24.32%) VoIP
13 27 (24.32%) RDBMS
13 27 (24.32%) Red Hat
14 26 (23.42%) HTTP
14 26 (23.42%) MySQL
15 25 (22.52%) UNIX
16 24 (21.62%) Tomcat
17 23 (20.72%) DNS
18 22 (19.82%) Perl
19 21 (18.92%) SMTP
19 21 (18.92%) DevOps
20 20 (18.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 19 (17.12%) Performance Tuning
22 18 (16.22%) HBase

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 29 (26.13%) Node.js
2 24 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.01%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.60%) Apache
5 4 (3.60%) Jetty
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.51%) Basecamp
2 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.93%) TCP/IP
2 27 (24.32%) VoIP
3 26 (23.42%) HTTP
4 23 (20.72%) DNS
5 21 (18.92%) SMTP
6 16 (14.41%) DHCP
6 16 (14.41%) LDAP
7 15 (13.51%) FTP
8 11 (9.91%) Ethernet
8 11 (9.91%) InfiniBand
9 8 (7.21%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (5.41%) Firewall
11 4 (3.60%) BGP
12 3 (2.70%) VLAN
12 3 (2.70%) SAN
12 3 (2.70%) LAN
12 3 (2.70%) WAN
13 2 (1.80%) OSPF
13 2 (1.80%) IMAP
13 2 (1.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (45.95%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (26.13%) Relational Database
3 27 (24.32%) RDBMS
4 26 (23.42%) MySQL
5 18 (16.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.51%) JIRA
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
3 2 (1.80%) Maven
3 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.90%) Hudson
General
1 3 (2.70%) Legal
2 2 (1.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) LAMP
2 6 (5.41%) Web Services
3 3 (2.70%) CSS
3 3 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.94%) Open Source
2 16 (14.41%) Social Media
3 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 96 (86.49%) Linux
2 41 (36.94%) Debian
3 30 (27.03%) Windows
4 28 (25.23%) Ubuntu
5 25 (22.52%) UNIX
6 20 (18.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (15.32%) OpenBSD
7 17 (15.32%) Mac OS X
8 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.31%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.90%) CentOS
12 1 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.90%) Solaris
12 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.54%) Configuration Management
2 21 (18.92%) DevOps
3 19 (17.12%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (14.41%) Workflow
4 16 (14.41%) Analytics
4 16 (14.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (12.61%) Load Testing
6 14 (12.61%) Build Automation
6 14 (12.61%) Social Media Monitoring
7 4 (3.60%) Web Development
8 3 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.70%) Project Management
9 2 (1.80%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.80%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.80%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (0.90%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (0.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (55.86%) Bash Shell
2 52 (46.85%) Ruby
3 51 (45.95%) Python
4 45 (40.54%) Java
5 22 (19.82%) Perl
6 11 (9.91%) C
7 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) CCNA
2 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (14.41%) Samba
1 16 (14.41%) NFS
2 15 (13.51%) Postfix
3 14 (12.61%) KVM
4 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.60%) Xen
7 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) vSphere
8 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 60 (54.05%) Puppet
2 13 (11.71%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Red Hat
2 15 (13.51%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.80%) Juniper
4 2 (1.80%) Google
4 2 (1.80%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.90%) Sophos
5 1 (0.90%) Dell
5 1 (0.90%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago