The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 258 234 249
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.029% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.031% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Senior 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7036 6493 7060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.65% 94.24% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5725 5590 6111
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester - 1 £28,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) CloudFront
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) VMware