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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 92 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 0.91% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.97% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £28,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +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
1408 1129 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 93.69% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 871 1005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 7 (30.43%) SAN
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) DHCP
6 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
6 5 (21.74%) Office 365
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (17.39%) Information Management
7 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.04%) Debian
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.04%) HP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) NAS
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) EDI
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
1 4 (17.39%) Information Management
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.70%) ERP
2 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
2 2 (8.70%) Energy Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
1 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) C-shell
2 2 (8.70%) VBScript
2 2 (8.70%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) RHCE
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Samba
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix