The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 61 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.27% 0.91% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.97% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
Systems Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
461 514 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.46% 93.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 391 458 405
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Lancashire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 5 £42,500 -
Lancaster - 1 £24,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
North West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) EAI
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) EAI
2 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
Lancaster, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Private healthcare and 10% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago