The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
England / North East
Rank - 73 80
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.65% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.67% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £16,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 600 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.99% 97.40% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 540 512 588
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (50.00%) SLA
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (50.00%) AIX
3 8 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) WSUS
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) MCSA
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
7 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Dell
7 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) AIX
2 8 (50.00%) Solaris
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Gluster
3 1 (6.25%) LXC
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) WSUS
2 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) cPanel
3 1 (6.25%) Graphite
3 1 (6.25%) Graylog
3 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.25%) Icinga
3 1 (6.25%) logstash
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Salt
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix