The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 98 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.12% 1.25% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.32% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £36,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1038 835 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.19% 94.89% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 891 624 910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 7 £45,000 +18.42%
Tewkesbury -3 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £37,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (50.00%) Puppet
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) JIRA
4 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (45.00%) Ansible
5 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (40.00%) FCoE
5 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 8 (40.00%) Redmine
5 8 (40.00%) SANS
5 8 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (40.00%) User Stories
5 8 (40.00%) Korn
5 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (40.00%) GIAC
5 8 (40.00%) Samba
5 8 (40.00%) MCSE
5 8 (40.00%) NFS
5 8 (40.00%) SNMP
5 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (40.00%) C
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Force.com
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) FCoE
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
1 8 (40.00%) SNMP
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MariaDB
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Redmine
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
1 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
1 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Debian
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (40.00%) High Availability
2 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (40.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Delphi
4 1 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (40.00%) GIAC
2 8 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCSE
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (40.00%) SANS
2 8 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
2 8 (40.00%) SSCP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) NFS
2 8 (40.00%) Samba
2 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) Ansible
3 8 (40.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) EMC
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
2 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Zend