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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 80 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 18 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.36% 0.41% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.42% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £37,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1223 1192 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.23% 96.83% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1060 855
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (91.67%) Linux
3 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
4 18 (75.00%) Shell Script
4 18 (75.00%) AIX
4 18 (75.00%) IBM
5 16 (66.67%) VMware
5 16 (66.67%) Clustering
5 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (62.50%) SAN
7 14 (58.33%) Symantec
7 14 (58.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (54.17%) Cobbler
8 13 (54.17%) Veritas
9 12 (50.00%) HACMP
9 12 (50.00%) YUM
10 9 (37.50%) Solaris
10 9 (37.50%) Oracle
11 8 (33.33%) Finance
11 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (29.17%) Banking
13 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 6 (25.00%) AWK
13 6 (25.00%) Perl
14 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (20.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
15 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
15 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.33%) Mule
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Clustering
2 12 (50.00%) HACMP
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.17%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (91.67%) Linux
3 18 (75.00%) AIX
4 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (37.50%) Solaris
6 4 (16.67%) SUSE
6 4 (16.67%) Debian
6 4 (16.67%) VMS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (25.00%) AWK
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) sed
4 2 (8.33%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (8.33%) Squid
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Cobbler
2 12 (50.00%) YUM
3 5 (20.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 18 (75.00%) IBM
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) Symantec
5 13 (54.17%) Veritas
6 9 (37.50%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) JBoss