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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 80 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 1.52% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -29.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
858 1023 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.51% 97.43% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 761 943 777
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 27 September 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 - 4 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £35,000 -
Chatham -7 1 £27,500 -35.29%
West Malling - 1 £31,500 -
Westerham - 1 £34,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) ITIL
5 17 (35.42%) Statistics
6 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (31.25%) Symantec
7 15 (31.25%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) DNS
8 14 (29.17%) DHCP
8 14 (29.17%) HP
8 14 (29.17%) DevOps
9 13 (27.08%) VPN
9 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
9 13 (27.08%) NetBackup
10 12 (25.00%) Firewall
10 12 (25.00%) Nagios
10 12 (25.00%) Python
10 12 (25.00%) SLA
10 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 11 (22.92%) HP Storage
11 11 (22.92%) HP SIM
11 11 (22.92%) Puppet
11 11 (22.92%) 3PAR
11 11 (22.92%) Splunk
11 11 (22.92%) Capacity Management

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 11 (22.92%) Cloud Foundry
1 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.92%) IBM Cloud
2 11 (22.92%) SoftLayer
2 11 (22.92%) Sumo Logic
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) DNS
2 14 (29.17%) DHCP
3 13 (27.08%) VPN
4 12 (25.00%) Firewall
5 11 (22.92%) SNMP
5 11 (22.92%) SSL
5 11 (22.92%) Wireless
6 3 (6.25%) SAN
7 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) Intranet
8 1 (2.08%) LAN
8 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
1 11 (22.92%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) Grails
1 11 (22.92%) Ruby on Rails
1 11 (22.92%) Spring
2 1 (2.08%) LAMP
2 1 (2.08%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Statistics
2 11 (22.92%) Cryptography
2 11 (22.92%) HP Storage
2 11 (22.92%) PKI
3 6 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.50%) VLE
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) AS400
5 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.08%) Unix
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) DevOps
3 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
4 11 (22.92%) Analytics
4 11 (22.92%) Capacity Management
4 11 (22.92%) Computer Security
4 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.17%) Security Management
8 2 (4.17%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Project Management
9 1 (2.08%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (25.00%) Python
2 11 (22.92%) Ruby
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) SLA
2 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) vSphere
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) NetBackup
2 12 (25.00%) Nagios
3 11 (22.92%) HP Data Protector
3 11 (22.92%) HP SIM
3 11 (22.92%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (22.92%) Puppet
3 11 (22.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (8.33%) SCCM
4 4 (8.33%) SCOM
5 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.08%) Ansible
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Symantec
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 14 (29.17%) HP
4 11 (22.92%) 3PAR
4 11 (22.92%) Splunk
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 5 (10.42%) JD Edwards
7 2 (4.17%) IPFX
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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