The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 79 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.68% 1.53% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.60% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 14
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
845 811 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.16% 95.41% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 685 749 1143
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Systems Administrator
South West

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
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 11 July 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
(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
Gloucester - 4 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Perl
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 4 (28.57%) NAS
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Derivative
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Veritas
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) HPUX
5 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 1 (7.14%) JMS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) AIX
4 4 (28.57%) HPUX
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
1 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) LPIC
3 1 (7.14%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle