The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 28 July 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 57 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.32% 1.65% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.74% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 13
Average salary £28,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
800 634 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.69% 95.20% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 588 545 675
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the North East

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the North East

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 11 £28,000 -23.28% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) MySQL
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) IIS
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Apache
7 5 (20.83%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) CentOS
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 4 (16.67%) C
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) Replication
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (12.50%) Nagios
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) Citrix
9 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) ArcGIS
3 2 (8.33%) Smallworld
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (8.33%) EAM
2 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) C
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) XenServer
3 2 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) ESRI
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago