The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 128 145 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 58 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.56% 1.56% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.65% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56 60 74
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3818 3759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.06% 94.65% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2923 3092 3222
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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
Portsmouth +19 15 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Farnborough -12 10 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Havant +1 7 £32,500 -
Fareham +21 5 £40,000 +56.86% 1
Andover -2 4 £35,000 -
Southampton +4 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Basingstoke +18 2 £56,250 +40.62%
Aldershot - 1 £50,000 -
Hook - 1 £24,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 83 (65.35%) Linux
2 81 (63.78%) Windows
3 53 (41.73%) VMware
4 49 (38.58%) Security Cleared
5 43 (33.86%) UNIX
6 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
7 40 (31.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (30.71%) DNS
9 38 (29.92%) SC Cleared
10 36 (28.35%) Active Directory
10 36 (28.35%) ITIL
11 34 (26.77%) HP
11 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (25.20%) Bash Shell
12 32 (25.20%) Ubuntu
13 31 (24.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 28 (22.05%) DHCP
14 28 (22.05%) Perl
14 28 (22.05%) Firewall
15 27 (21.26%) DV Cleared
16 26 (20.47%) CentOS
16 26 (20.47%) Symantec
16 26 (20.47%) Python
17 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (18.11%) Red Hat
19 22 (17.32%) Puppet
20 20 (15.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
20 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
21 19 (14.96%) SLA

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (11.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) Apache
3 4 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.15%) IIS
3 4 (3.15%) nginx
4 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.57%) Lync
5 2 (1.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Drupal
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.57%) CodePlex
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.71%) DNS
2 28 (22.05%) DHCP
2 28 (22.05%) Firewall
3 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.02%) SAN
5 10 (7.87%) LAN
5 10 (7.87%) WAN
6 5 (3.94%) FTP
6 5 (3.94%) VPN
6 5 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.15%) Network Security
7 4 (3.15%) Internet
7 4 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.36%) VLAN
9 2 (1.57%) HTTP
10 1 (0.79%) SMTP
10 1 (0.79%) SSL
10 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.79%) Wireless
10 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) MySQL
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.36%) ERwin
3 2 (1.57%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.57%) Bazaar
General
1 4 (3.15%) Finance
1 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.66%) CSS
1 11 (8.66%) HTML
1 11 (8.66%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (7.09%) Web Services
3 3 (2.36%) Middleware
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.79%) COM
4 1 (0.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) HP Storage
2 15 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.24%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.87%) Derivative
5 7 (5.51%) Replication
6 6 (4.72%) Clustering
7 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.57%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.79%) FMCG
10 1 (0.79%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 83 (65.35%) Linux
2 81 (63.78%) Windows
3 43 (33.86%) UNIX
4 40 (31.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (25.20%) Ubuntu
7 31 (24.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (20.47%) CentOS
9 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (11.81%) Debian
11 10 (7.87%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (4.72%) Windows 7
13 3 (2.36%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.57%) AIX
14 2 (1.57%) SUSE
15 1 (0.79%) HPUX
15 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) ITIL
2 17 (13.39%) Capacity Management
3 16 (12.60%) Service Delivery
4 14 (11.02%) Open Source
5 13 (10.24%) Server Building
6 11 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (7.87%) Security Management
7 10 (7.87%) Software Testing
8 8 (6.30%) DevOps
8 8 (6.30%) Software Licensing
9 7 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.72%) Time Management
11 5 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.94%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.94%) Security Hardening
11 5 (3.94%) Data Management
12 4 (3.15%) Scrum
12 4 (3.15%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.15%) Patch Management
12 4 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.20%) Bash Shell
2 28 (22.05%) Perl
3 26 (20.47%) Python
4 14 (11.02%) Ruby
5 12 (9.45%) PHP
5 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.66%) Korn
7 10 (7.87%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.51%) SQL
9 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.36%) COBOL
11 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.57%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.79%) AWK
Qualifications
1 49 (38.58%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.92%) SC Cleared
3 27 (21.26%) DV Cleared
4 15 (11.81%) RHCE
5 11 (8.66%) RHCSA
6 10 (7.87%) Degree
7 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.94%) MCSE
9 4 (3.15%) CCNA
9 4 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.36%) MCP
10 3 (2.36%) CEH
11 2 (1.57%) HND
12 1 (0.79%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.96%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (28.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.39%) vSphere
4 5 (3.94%) Terminal Server
4 5 (3.94%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.79%) Samba
6 1 (0.79%) Squid
6 1 (0.79%) Docker
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) qmail
Systems Management
1 22 (17.32%) Puppet
2 20 (15.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 17 (13.39%) HP Data Protector
3 17 (13.39%) HP SIM
3 17 (13.39%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.72%) Nagios
5 5 (3.94%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.94%) cPanel
6 4 (3.15%) TIBCO Hawk
6 4 (3.15%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.36%) SCCM
7 3 (2.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.57%) Munin
8 2 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.79%) SCOM
9 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (41.73%) VMware
2 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
3 34 (26.77%) HP
4 26 (20.47%) Symantec
5 23 (18.11%) Red Hat
6 17 (13.39%) 3PAR
7 16 (12.60%) Oracle
8 11 (8.66%) Cisco
9 10 (7.87%) EMC
10 9 (7.09%) TIBCO
11 6 (4.72%) Citrix
12 5 (3.94%) Websense
13 4 (3.15%) IronPort
14 3 (2.36%) Sophos
14 3 (2.36%) ServiceNow
14 3 (2.36%) IBM
14 3 (2.36%) Cognos
15 2 (1.57%) Dell
15 2 (1.57%) Google
16 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Circa; 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
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