The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 80 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 13 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.43% 0.98% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.01% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 13
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Systems Administrator
South West

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
872 988 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.72% 97.24% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 606 821 777
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 9 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham +9 7 £37,500 +20.96%
Tewkesbury - 2 £40,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
8 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
9 6 (28.57%) GIS
9 6 (28.57%) Python
9 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 5 (23.81%) Perl
11 4 (19.05%) PHP
11 4 (19.05%) VBScript
11 4 (19.05%) MySQL
11 4 (19.05%) Apache
11 4 (19.05%) HP
11 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 4 (19.05%) SMTP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (19.05%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) ArcGIS
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) SMTP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) GIS
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Kanban
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) VBScript
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) ESRI
5 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago