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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 79 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 0.64% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.67% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
991 893 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.23% 95.00% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 735 766 725
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 12 (66.67%) Linux
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 10 (55.56%) Legal
3 10 (55.56%) Validation
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) LPAR
3 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 10 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) KVM
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) Solaris
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) LAMP
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) XenApp
6 5 (27.78%) CentOS
6 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (55.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 10 (55.56%) LPAR
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Solaris
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
3 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) HPUX
5 2 (11.11%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (55.56%) Validation
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PHP
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) KVM
3 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £25,000 per annum + £1,000 Location Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £25,200 + £1,000 Location Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago