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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 63 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.92% 0.24% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.24% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £24,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
595 414 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.26% 97.41% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 575 358 453
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mitel
3 4 (40.00%) Google

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) SSCP
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) Mitel
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) WatchGuard
4 3 (30.00%) hybris
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) VMware