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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 111 101 128
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 22 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.73% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 9
Median salary £37,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

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
1969 1979 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.33% 97.73% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 1695 1598
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +7 5 £37,500 -10.71% 1
Welwyn Garden City +6 5 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Stevenage -8 4 £31,750 -9.28%
Watford -15 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) IIS
7 8 (20.00%) LAMP
8 7 (17.50%) SAN
8 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (17.50%) DHCP
8 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (15.00%) CentOS
9 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (15.00%) Apache
9 6 (15.00%) Citrix
9 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (12.50%) Change Management
10 5 (12.50%) Nagios
10 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.50%) DNS
10 5 (12.50%) CCNA
11 4 (10.00%) HP
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) IIS
3 6 (15.00%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.50%) nginx
6 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DHCP
1 7 (17.50%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.50%) VoIP
5 2 (5.00%) IPsec
5 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) CCTV
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.00%) CentOS
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Unix
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Debian
7 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.50%) HPUX
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) CRM
3 4 (10.00%) DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Strategic Management
5 2 (5.00%) Network Management
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) System Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.50%) IT Audit
6 1 (2.50%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.50%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) VBScript
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNA
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSA
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) iptables
5 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) VMware
2 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) HP
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.50%) Aquila
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) Isilon
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago