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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 127 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 63 99 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.66% 2.73% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.85% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 92
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +6.29%
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
3630 3470 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.48% 95.59% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3050 2955 3416
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 £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Portsmouth -30 11 £26,500 -32.05%
Andover - 9 £35,000 - 1
Havant - 7 £42,000 - 2
Southampton +6 6 £28,250 +2.72% 1
Basingstoke +1 4 £44,000 +10.69%
Farnborough - 4 £28,750 -
Winchester +3 3 £40,000 - 1
Eastleigh +6 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Fareham -32 2 £33,000 -2.22% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 83 (78.30%) Windows
2 62 (58.49%) Linux
3 52 (49.06%) VMware
4 47 (44.34%) Microsoft
5 42 (39.62%) Active Directory
6 30 (28.30%) MS Exchange
6 30 (28.30%) Security Cleared
7 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (27.36%) HP
8 28 (26.42%) DNS
9 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
11 24 (22.64%) DHCP
11 24 (22.64%) ITIL
12 23 (21.70%) Red Hat
12 23 (21.70%) Firewall
13 22 (20.75%) Cisco
14 21 (19.81%) Shell Script
15 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
16 18 (16.98%) Windows XP
16 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (16.98%) SLA
16 18 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (15.09%) Ubuntu
18 16 (15.09%) UNIX
18 16 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
19 15 (14.15%) SQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.26%) Apache
5 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) IIS
8 1 (0.94%) nginx
8 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.94%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.83%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.42%) DNS
2 24 (22.64%) DHCP
3 23 (21.70%) Firewall
4 12 (11.32%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.49%) SAN
6 8 (7.55%) VPN
7 3 (2.83%) Network Security
7 3 (2.83%) IMAP
7 3 (2.83%) HTTP
7 3 (2.83%) SMTP
8 2 (1.89%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.89%) FTP
8 2 (1.89%) SNMP
8 2 (1.89%) Internet
8 2 (1.89%) HSRP
8 2 (1.89%) VLAN
9 1 (0.94%) Telnet
9 1 (0.94%) POP3
9 1 (0.94%) LAN
9 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) MySQL
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.72%) MS Access
4 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (5.66%) Legal
1 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.83%) Front Office
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) Middleware
2 3 (2.83%) Ajax
2 3 (2.83%) CSS
2 3 (2.83%) XML
2 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) COM
3 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) Clustering
3 3 (2.83%) iSeries
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.83%) Open Source
4 2 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
5 1 (0.94%) LPAR
5 1 (0.94%) Telematics
5 1 (0.94%) CESG
5 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 83 (78.30%) Windows
2 62 (58.49%) Linux
3 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (16.98%) Windows XP
4 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (15.09%) Ubuntu
5 16 (15.09%) UNIX
6 13 (12.26%) Debian
7 11 (10.38%) Windows 8
8 10 (9.43%) AIX
8 10 (9.43%) Windows Vista
9 8 (7.55%) Solaris
10 7 (6.60%) CentOS
10 7 (6.60%) SUSE
11 5 (4.72%) Fedora
12 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
13 3 (2.83%) Android
14 2 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) ITIL
2 16 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.55%) Change Control
4 7 (6.60%) Capacity Management
5 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.66%) Project Management
5 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.83%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.83%) Cyber Security
7 3 (2.83%) ITSM
7 3 (2.83%) Service Management
8 2 (1.89%) Business Analysis
8 2 (1.89%) Security Management
8 2 (1.89%) SIEM
8 2 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.89%) Analytics
8 2 (1.89%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (1.89%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) Shell Script
2 15 (14.15%) SQL
3 13 (12.26%) Perl
4 8 (7.55%) Python
5 7 (6.60%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.83%) Ruby
7 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.89%) VBScript
9 1 (0.94%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) C#
9 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.15%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) Degree
5 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.66%) RHCE
6 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.77%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.94%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) SLA
2 8 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (39.62%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.38%) XenApp
5 10 (9.43%) VMware ESX
5 10 (9.43%) vSphere
6 4 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.77%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.83%) Xen
7 3 (2.83%) PowerHA
7 3 (2.83%) NFS
8 2 (1.89%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.89%) Postfix
8 2 (1.89%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.94%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.94%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) HP SIM
1 13 (12.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 13 (12.26%) NetBackup
2 11 (10.38%) SCOM
3 10 (9.43%) SCCM
4 6 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (49.06%) VMware
2 47 (44.34%) Microsoft
3 29 (27.36%) HP
4 23 (21.70%) Red Hat
5 22 (20.75%) Cisco
6 15 (14.15%) Symantec
7 12 (11.32%) Oracle
7 12 (11.32%) Citrix
7 12 (11.32%) 3PAR
8 10 (9.43%) IBM
9 5 (4.72%) NetApp
10 4 (3.77%) Juniper
10 4 (3.77%) Veeam
11 3 (2.83%) Google
11 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.83%) Apple
11 3 (2.83%) Sun
12 2 (1.89%) Dell
12 2 (1.89%) EMC
12 2 (1.89%) Intel
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £47,905 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £27,500 - £39,500 + Awesome Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago