The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 81 74 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.25% 2.28% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 2.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 6
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £34,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £41,000 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
779 1079 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.11% 98.36% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 674 963 1033
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Kent

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Maidstone - 2 £57,500 - 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Kent region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) JD Edwards
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) AS400
5 5 (23.81%) SCCM
6 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (19.05%) Open Source
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) SoftLayer
7 3 (14.29%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (14.29%) Puppet
7 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) Jenkins

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) SoftLayer
3 3 (14.29%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) SNMP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Grails
1 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 3 (14.29%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Perl
1 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) JD Edwards
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Splunk
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) IPFX
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
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