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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 48 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.25% 2.25% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.35% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Average salary £30,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
538 425 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.42% 95.51% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 361 353 371
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) CentOS
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Apache
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Nagios
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
9 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) SaaS
9 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (10.53%) Puppet
9 2 (10.53%) KVM

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) ArcGIS
3 2 (10.53%) Smallworld
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) LDAP
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Intranet
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) GIS
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
1 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (10.53%) EAM
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
1 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.26%) RHCE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) KVM
2 2 (10.53%) XenServer
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) ESRI
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago