The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 61 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.67% 5.26% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 5.37% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 21
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 298 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.99% 98.03% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 349 260 452
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,166 £25,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £55,000 £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 Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Cacti
6 1 (12.50%) nginx
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Android

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Percona
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago