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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 105 82 105
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.75% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.80% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £41,750 £42,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% +52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1368 1122 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.93% 93.50% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 886 1049
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (12.50%) MCP
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (12.50%) MCSA
7 2 (12.50%) EDI
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) WSUS
7 2 (12.50%) QlikView
7 2 (12.50%) MCTS
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SoftLayer
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Debian
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 2 (12.50%) ERP
1 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C-shell
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Intel
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix