The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 20 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.24% 2.77% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.95% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 8
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +32.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 271 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 98.38% 93.77% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 174 190 292
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Middlesex

Systems Administrator
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) vCloud
3 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 6 (75.00%) Postfix
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Postfix
1 6 (75.00%) vCloud
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware