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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 47 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.28% 1.07% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.09% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 19
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
368 548 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.16% 97.34% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 322 370 366
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security Management
3 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) MCSA
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
6 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.67%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Zope
2 1 (6.67%) Plone
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Network Security Management
1 6 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) qmail
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
3 1 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) systemd
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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