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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 117 108 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 22 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.09% 1.81% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.88% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 18
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1959 2289 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.08% 96.42% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1983 1867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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
St Albans +12 5 £55,000 -
Watford +7 4 £22,500 -50.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead -18 4 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Royston - 3 £52,500 -
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 26 September 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 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Apache
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 12 (35.29%) DevOps
4 11 (32.35%) VMware
5 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (26.47%) CentOS
6 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (23.53%) Python
7 8 (23.53%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.59%) LAMP
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
9 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (14.71%) Firewall
10 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
10 5 (14.71%) Unix
10 5 (14.71%) Puppet
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.76%) Office 365
11 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.76%) DHCP
11 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
11 4 (11.76%) DNS
11 4 (11.76%) SLA

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 15 (44.12%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.82%) nginx
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 3 (8.82%) VoIP
3 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) FTP
5 1 (2.94%) IMAP
5 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.94%) POP3
5 1 (2.94%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) SSH
5 1 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) GitLab
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) CentOS
3 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Debian
9 1 (2.94%) HPUX
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Line Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Strategic Management
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
6 2 (5.88%) Security Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Microservices
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Threat Detection
7 1 (2.94%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 8 (23.53%) Perl
2 8 (23.53%) Python
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.82%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) CCAA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PhD
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Docker
4 1 (2.94%) iptables
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) HAProxy
2 3 (8.82%) Nagios
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) cPanel
4 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) VMware
2 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.94%) Sage
6 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago