The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 59 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.19% 0.20% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 480 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.80% 98.16% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 433 423 477
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
Merseyside

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 30 July 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 3 (37.50%) NFS
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) SLA

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) HPUX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Dell