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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 117 99 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 72 77 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 2.37% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.46% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 61
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
3641 3126 4038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.29% 96.39% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2619 3505
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Southampton +9 12 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Portsmouth -40 10 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Andover +2 9 £34,000 -10.52% 1
Fareham -14 9 £35,000 +3.70%
Basingstoke -4 6 £35,000 -
Havant +3 5 £52,500 +28.99%
Winchester -2 5 £40,000 -
Eastleigh +3 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gosport - 4 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 93 (70.45%) Windows
2 71 (53.79%) Linux
3 58 (43.94%) VMware
4 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
4 46 (34.85%) Active Directory
5 42 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 40 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (28.79%) SC Cleared
8 37 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (25.00%) HP
9 33 (25.00%) Firewall
10 30 (22.73%) ITIL
10 30 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
12 28 (21.21%) Cisco
13 27 (20.45%) UNIX
13 27 (20.45%) DNS
14 26 (19.70%) Red Hat
15 23 (17.42%) Perl
15 23 (17.42%) DHCP
16 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
16 21 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (14.39%) Apache
18 18 (13.64%) Oracle
18 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (13.64%) DV Cleared
19 17 (12.88%) SQL
19 17 (12.88%) Citrix
19 17 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.39%) Apache
3 13 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.82%) IIS
6 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.52%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.00%) Firewall
2 27 (20.45%) DNS
3 23 (17.42%) DHCP
4 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
5 14 (10.61%) VPN
6 10 (7.58%) SMTP
6 10 (7.58%) IMAP
7 9 (6.82%) FTP
7 9 (6.82%) SAN
8 8 (6.06%) Telnet
8 8 (6.06%) SSH
9 7 (5.30%) Network Security
10 5 (3.79%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.79%) HSRP
10 5 (3.79%) VLAN
10 5 (3.79%) SNMP
11 4 (3.03%) WAN
11 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.27%) HTTP
13 2 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) MySQL
3 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.27%) MS Access
3 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (6.06%) Legal
2 7 (5.30%) Games
2 7 (5.30%) French Language
3 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.27%) Front Office
5 2 (1.52%) Finance
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Middleware
2 3 (2.27%) Ajax
2 3 (2.27%) HTML
2 3 (2.27%) CSS
2 3 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Open Source
2 5 (3.79%) Derivative
3 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.27%) iSeries
4 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.52%) CESG
5 2 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 93 (70.45%) Windows
2 71 (53.79%) Linux
3 40 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (20.45%) UNIX
5 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (12.12%) Ubuntu
8 13 (9.85%) Debian
8 13 (9.85%) Windows XP
9 11 (8.33%) CentOS
10 10 (7.58%) AIX
11 8 (6.06%) Windows 8
12 7 (5.30%) SUSE
12 7 (5.30%) Windows Vista
13 6 (4.55%) Solaris
13 6 (4.55%) Windows 7
14 5 (3.79%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (3.03%) Fedora
16 2 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) ITIL
2 17 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (6.82%) Workflow
4 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (5.30%) Capacity Management
5 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (3.79%) Change Control
7 5 (3.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (3.79%) Security Management
7 5 (3.79%) Software Testing
7 5 (3.79%) Line Management
7 5 (3.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.03%) Project Management
8 4 (3.03%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.03%) Cyber Security
9 3 (2.27%) ITSM
9 3 (2.27%) Service Management
9 3 (2.27%) ERP
10 2 (1.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
2 23 (17.42%) Perl
3 17 (12.88%) SQL
4 12 (9.09%) Python
5 11 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.82%) VBScript
7 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.03%) Ruby
9 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.76%) PHP
10 1 (0.76%) C#
10 1 (0.76%) Java
10 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 42 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 38 (28.79%) SC Cleared
3 18 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.82%) RHCE
5 7 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.30%) Degree
6 5 (3.79%) MCITP
6 5 (3.79%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.52%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.76%) IBM AIX Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCSE
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) SLA
2 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (34.85%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.12%) vSphere
4 15 (11.36%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.09%) XenApp
6 8 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 6 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.03%) VirtualBox
8 4 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.03%) Xen
9 3 (2.27%) PowerHA
9 3 (2.27%) NFS
10 2 (1.52%) vCloud
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.52%) Postfix
10 2 (1.52%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.52%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (1.52%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.76%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 16 (12.12%) SCCM
2 13 (9.85%) SCOM
2 13 (9.85%) NetBackup
2 13 (9.85%) HP SIM
2 13 (9.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 11 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (3.79%) Puppet
5 2 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (43.94%) VMware
2 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.00%) HP
4 28 (21.21%) Cisco
5 26 (19.70%) Red Hat
6 18 (13.64%) Oracle
7 17 (12.88%) Citrix
8 16 (12.12%) IBM
9 15 (11.36%) Symantec
10 12 (9.09%) 3PAR
11 9 (6.82%) Intel
12 5 (3.79%) Dell
13 4 (3.03%) Juniper
13 4 (3.03%) Veeam
13 4 (3.03%) Northgate
13 4 (3.03%) Orchard
14 3 (2.27%) ServiceNow
14 3 (2.27%) Apple
14 3 (2.27%) Sun
15 2 (1.52%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago