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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 76 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.55% 1.26% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.35% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £45,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
683 371 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.73% 93.45% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 646 345 444
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Google
2 6 (60.00%) Google Apps
2 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) hybris
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) LPAR
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Firmware
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SAN

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) LPAR
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) hybris
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat