The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 44 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.87% 3.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 225 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.70% 98.25% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 299 202 259
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) HND
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Practice Management
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) KVM
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
2 1 (7.14%) Dropbox
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Practice Management
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) HND
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft