The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 25 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 86 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 0.27% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.27% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.91%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1101 1091 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.10% 97.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 834 901 750
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
Buckinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (81.48%) UNIX
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (62.96%) AIX
5 15 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (48.15%) Shell Script
6 13 (48.15%) IBM
7 12 (44.44%) Clustering
8 11 (40.74%) Solaris
8 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (40.74%) LPAR
9 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (37.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 10 (37.04%) HP
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco
9 10 (37.04%) Legal
9 10 (37.04%) Validation
9 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
9 10 (37.04%) Symantec
9 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
10 9 (33.33%) HACMP
10 9 (33.33%) SAN
10 9 (33.33%) Veritas
10 9 (33.33%) Cobbler
11 8 (29.63%) YUM
11 8 (29.63%) KVM

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (37.04%) Legal
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 11 (40.74%) LPAR
3 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
4 9 (33.33%) HACMP
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) UNIX
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) AIX
4 11 (40.74%) Solaris
4 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) HPUX
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (11.11%) SUSE
7 3 (11.11%) VMS
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (37.04%) Validation
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.11%) AWK
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) sed
3 2 (7.41%) C-shell
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) RHCE
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (37.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (29.63%) KVM
4 7 (25.93%) GPFS
5 5 (18.52%) XenApp
6 2 (7.41%) Squid
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 8 (29.63%) YUM
3 4 (14.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (48.15%) IBM
4 10 (37.04%) HP
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) Symantec
5 9 (33.33%) Veritas
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) JBoss
8 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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