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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 71 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.49% 0.65% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.68% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.03%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
587 737 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.55% 95.71% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 519 646 672
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) HPUX
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Replication
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
6 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
6 8 (47.06%) Software Asset Management
7 7 (41.18%) MySQL
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
10 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (23.53%) MCSE
11 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 3 (17.65%) SAN
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) Symantec
11 3 (17.65%) Firewall
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 3 (17.65%) Degree
11 3 (17.65%) Network Security

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (17.65%) Lync
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) HPUX
3 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
1 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
1 8 (47.06%) Software Asset Management
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 3 (17.65%) Veeam