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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 110 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 23 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.19% 1.50% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.55% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 25
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,550 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
1885 2317 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.16% 96.58% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 2001 1863
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -5 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Watford +22 4 £22,500 -25.00%
Royston - 4 £52,500 -
St Albans +11 3 £55,000 -
Borehamwood +12 1 £30,000 +11.11%
Stevenage - 1 £70,000 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (78.13%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Apache
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) DevOps
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (31.25%) CentOS
7 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Python
7 9 (28.13%) Perl
8 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (21.88%) LAMP
9 7 (21.88%) Unix
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (15.63%) Firewall
11 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
11 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 5 (15.63%) Puppet
12 4 (12.50%) Office 365
12 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
12 4 (12.50%) Line Management
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.50%) HP
12 4 (12.50%) SLA
12 4 (12.50%) DNS
12 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 (46.88%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.13%) FTP
4 1 (3.13%) IMAP
4 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
4 1 (3.13%) POP3
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) GitLab
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Replication
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) CentOS
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Unix
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Debian
8 1 (3.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Line Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) High Availability
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.38%) Strategic Management
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CCNA
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PhD
4 1 (3.13%) CCAA
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) iptables
4 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) HAProxy
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) cPanel
4 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.13%) Sage
5 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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