The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 64 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.94% 2.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.44% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 369 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 93.88% 94.62% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 520 320 452
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Administrator
Northamptonshire

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 22 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Squid
2 4 (66.67%) Mule
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) LPAR
3 2 (33.33%) C-shell
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) RHCE
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) AIX

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) LPAR
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) C-shell
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat