The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 83 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 13 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.14% 0.77% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.79% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +77.08%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Systems Administrator
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1075 881 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.60% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 796 748 703
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) LPAR
4 11 (52.38%) UNIX
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
5 10 (47.62%) Legal
5 10 (47.62%) Validation
5 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
5 10 (47.62%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (47.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (42.86%) AIX
7 8 (38.10%) Solaris
7 8 (38.10%) KVM
8 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) Clustering
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 5 (23.81%) Citrix
9 5 (23.81%) XenApp
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (19.05%) HPUX
10 4 (19.05%) Finance

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Legal
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) LPAR
2 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Clustering
4 3 (14.29%) HACMP
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) UNIX
3 9 (42.86%) AIX
4 8 (38.10%) Solaris
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) HPUX
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) CentOS
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (9.52%) SUSE
8 2 (9.52%) VMS
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (47.62%) Validation
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
2 10 (47.62%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (47.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) sed
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) AWK
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) KVM
3 5 (23.81%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (9.52%) GPFS
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (9.52%) YUM
1 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
6 2 (9.52%) Veritas
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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