The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 73 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.16% 1.00% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.07% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -10.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
Systems Administrator
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
590 653 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 94.55% 93.55% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 547 585 745
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) HPUX
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (25.00%) Lync
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) HPUX
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle