The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 81 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 2.38% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 2.46% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 23
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
712 609 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.57% 96.67% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 604 506 596
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 March 2015. 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 -26 2 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (8.33%) SysML
7 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) SysML
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Percona
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Global Navigation Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago