The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 71 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.76% 0.77% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.80% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Systems Administrator
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 627 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.86% 96.76% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 576 587 309
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Northampton

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) Samba
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) NAS
5 3 (21.43%) C-shell
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) NFS
5 3 (21.43%) RHCE
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) RHCSA
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 9000
6 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) C-shell
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) RHCE
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9000
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) NFS
1 3 (21.43%) Samba
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Google