The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 43 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% - 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £24,000 - £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +2.14%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 319 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 97.26% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 201 291 304
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
Suffolk

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Ipswich

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) UNIX
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 23 (82.14%) Web Services
4 22 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (75.00%) DNS
5 21 (75.00%) SAN
6 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
6 20 (71.43%) PowerShell
6 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
6 20 (71.43%) Firewall
7 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
8 18 (64.29%) DHCP
8 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
8 18 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (64.29%) KVM
9 17 (60.71%) VPN
10 16 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
11 15 (53.57%) Release Management
12 13 (46.43%) Cisco
12 13 (46.43%) CCNP
12 13 (46.43%) CCNA
12 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (46.43%) MCSE
13 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
14 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (21.43%) VMware
16 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) DNS
1 21 (75.00%) SAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 18 (64.29%) DHCP
3 18 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 17 (60.71%) VPN
5 16 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (7.14%) SMTP
6 2 (7.14%) HTTP
7 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.57%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
1 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) UNIX
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (53.57%) Release Management
3 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
1 20 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) MCSE
1 13 (46.43%) CCNP
1 13 (46.43%) CCNA
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (64.29%) KVM
4 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago