The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 48 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.94% 1.49% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.53% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Systems Administrator
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 459 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.99% 97.45% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 339 399 446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Liverpool

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Firmware
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) HPUX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) HPUX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago