The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 167 - 184
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £35,250
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.60%
Senior 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3100 3817 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.48% 96.51% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 3260 3148
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Salford - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
North West

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) LDAP
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) SMTP
4 5 (45.45%) FTP
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Server Building
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) CentOS

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
1 5 (45.45%) LDAP
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security
1 5 (45.45%) SMTP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Server Building
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat