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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 93 80 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 7 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.02% 0.79% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.81% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 68
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £32,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
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
1071 869 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.89% 97.75% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 892 694 846
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 28 January 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 -7 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 43 (67.19%) Linux
2 36 (56.25%) Windows
3 25 (39.06%) Python
4 24 (37.50%) VMware
5 23 (35.94%) Configuration Management
5 23 (35.94%) Puppet
6 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
7 19 (29.69%) VoIP
8 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 17 (26.56%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (25.00%) Perl
11 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
12 14 (21.88%) Ruby
12 14 (21.88%) Open Source
12 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (21.88%) MySQL
12 14 (21.88%) DNS
12 14 (21.88%) OpenStack
12 14 (21.88%) KVM
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (18.75%) Java
13 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.75%) Mac OS X
13 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (17.19%) SAN
14 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
14 11 (17.19%) Node.js
14 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
15 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 11 (17.19%) Node.js
3 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 9 (14.06%) Lync
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.69%) IIS
7 2 (3.13%) Apache
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Basecamp
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) VoIP
2 14 (21.88%) DNS
3 11 (17.19%) SAN
4 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.50%) SMTP
6 7 (10.94%) DHCP
6 7 (10.94%) HTTP
7 5 (7.81%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (6.25%) InfiniBand
8 4 (6.25%) VLAN
8 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 4 (6.25%) FTP
8 4 (6.25%) LDAP
9 3 (4.69%) SNMP
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security
10 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.13%) BGP
10 2 (3.13%) LAN
10 2 (3.13%) WAN
10 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (21.88%) MySQL
3 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
3 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) HBase
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) JIRA
1 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.13%) Electronics
1 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Open Source
2 5 (7.81%) Social Media
3 4 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Linux
2 36 (56.25%) Windows
3 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (18.75%) Mac OS X
5 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (15.63%) UNIX
7 7 (10.94%) Debian
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.81%) Android
8 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.25%) VMS
9 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
10 3 (4.69%) openSUSE
10 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.56%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Configuration Management
2 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (14.06%) DevOps
4 7 (10.94%) Workflow
5 6 (9.38%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (7.81%) Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) Social Media Monitoring
7 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.56%) Time Management
9 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.56%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Python
2 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
3 16 (25.00%) Perl
4 14 (21.88%) Ruby
5 12 (18.75%) Java
6 9 (14.06%) PHP
7 8 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (6.25%) C
8 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) CCNA
2 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) KVM
3 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.06%) NFS
5 7 (10.94%) LXC
5 7 (10.94%) vSphere
6 5 (7.81%) Samba
7 4 (6.25%) Postfix
8 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.13%) Xen
10 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.38%) Ansible
4 4 (6.25%) Salt
4 4 (6.25%) Graphite
4 4 (6.25%) Nagios
5 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 3 (4.69%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) VMware
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) Dell
5 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) EMC
7 3 (4.69%) NetApp
7 3 (4.69%) Veritas
7 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.69%) McAfee
8 2 (3.13%) Symantec
8 2 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) Sophos
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago