The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 16 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 91 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 2.26% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.34% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 39
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £89,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 940 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.25% 96.51% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 830 1131
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Essex region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Essex

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Essex

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester -10 5 £45,000 +24.13%
Billericay - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (40.00%) UNIX
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) MCSE
5 7 (28.00%) MCITP
5 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) AIX
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (20.00%) RHCE
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (16.00%) CentOS
8 4 (16.00%) SCCM
8 4 (16.00%) Xen
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) IIS
8 4 (16.00%) HPUX
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.00%) Debian

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) POP3
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) Firebird
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.00%) CentOS
6 4 (16.00%) HPUX
6 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 4 (16.00%) Debian
6 4 (16.00%) Fedora
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
8 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) AWK
4 1 (4.00%) Korn
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 7 (28.00%) MCITP
3 5 (20.00%) RHCE
4 3 (12.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) JBoss
6 1 (4.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
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