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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 77 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 0.64% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.66% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £31,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,600 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Systems Administrator
England

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
704 752 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.31% 96.53% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 614 636 636
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 2 £31,250 +4.16% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) BT
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall

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 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Gluster
2 1 (14.29%) LXC
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
1 1 (14.29%) Graylog
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Icinga
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) BT
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco