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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 122 103 140
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 1.78% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.83% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £27,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
2126 2131 2371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.66% 97.13% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1802 1971
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Watford -10 6 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 £42,250 +12.66%
St Albans - 2 £43,750 -
Stevenage +2 1 £31,750 -9.28%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
5 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 11 (28.21%) Apache
6 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.51%) DevOps
9 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) Citrix
9 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
10 6 (15.38%) CentOS
10 6 (15.38%) Change Management
11 5 (12.82%) Firewall
11 5 (12.82%) CCNA
11 5 (12.82%) HP
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.82%) IIS
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.82%) Unix
11 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
11 5 (12.82%) DHCP
11 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
12 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V

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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.69%) nginx
5 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DHCP
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) VoIP
3 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) CCTV
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.38%) CentOS
6 5 (12.82%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.13%) Debian
9 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.56%) HPUX
10 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Line Management
6 3 (7.69%) Strategic Management
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.13%) Network Management
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) System Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) ERP
8 1 (2.56%) Process Management
8 1 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.26%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CCNA
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCAA
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Isilon
7 1 (2.56%) Sage
7 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
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