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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 57 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.66% 7.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 8.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
447 337 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.24% 96.29% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 387 247 271
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) KVM
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Dropbox
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) C++

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (20.00%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C++
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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