The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 42 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.18% 4.50% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.63% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 540 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.45% 97.12% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 415 462 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 7 (38.89%) DHCP
4 7 (38.89%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) XenServer
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (11.11%) Nagios
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.11%) RHCE
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.11%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DHCP
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Intranet
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) RHCE
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (38.89%) XenServer
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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