The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 30 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 37 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.55% 1.66% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.75% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 171 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.91% 94.48% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 154 154 288
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Gloucester

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) Derivative
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
5 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) AIX

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) HPUX
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCENT
2 1 (11.11%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) F5