The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 117 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 22 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 2.19% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 2.26% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 35
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £40,310
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1938 2393 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.18% 97.08% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1992 2023
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -1 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Watford +24 6 £28,250 -5.83%
Royston +2 6 £52,500 +144.18%
Borehamwood - 1 £30,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £70,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Unix
3 14 (36.84%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) CentOS
4 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
5 12 (31.58%) Apache
5 12 (31.58%) Perl
6 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
6 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (28.95%) DevOps
7 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (18.42%) LAMP
7 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
8 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 6 (15.79%) NAS
8 6 (15.79%) Puppet
8 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
9 5 (13.16%) Time Management
9 5 (13.16%) SAN
9 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
9 5 (13.16%) PHP
9 5 (13.16%) SQL
9 5 (13.16%) MySQL
9 5 (13.16%) Oracle
9 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.63%) Moodle
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (7.89%) Google App Engine
3 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.89%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) NAS
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) FTP
4 3 (7.89%) SSH
4 3 (7.89%) SSL
4 3 (7.89%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.26%) IMAP
5 2 (5.26%) POP3
5 2 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GitLab
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) LAMP
2 3 (7.89%) Django
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) ADO
3 1 (2.63%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) WAP
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Unix
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) CentOS
4 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.89%) CoreOS
7 3 (7.89%) Debian
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (2.63%) SUSE
8 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) DevOps
2 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
2 5 (13.16%) Time Management
3 4 (10.53%) Line Management
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 3 (7.89%) Server Building
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Network Management
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Information Management
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
1 13 (34.21%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNA
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) CCAA
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) Ceph
3 3 (7.89%) Sendmail
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.26%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) qmail
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) Varnish
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) cPanel
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Cacti
3 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Google
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Northgate
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) IDERA
7 1 (2.63%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (2.63%) R1Soft
7 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.63%) Sage
7 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.63%) Sun
Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago