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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 50 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.48% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £32,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
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
518 476 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.84% 96.75% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 422 396
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 29 January 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) MySQL
4 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) VoIP
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) SCCM
4 6 (35.29%) SCOM
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Mitel
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Dell
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (29.41%) IIS
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
1 2 (11.76%) SSCP
1 2 (11.76%) CISA
1 2 (11.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (17.65%) XenServer
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Cronacle
6 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 5 (29.41%) Mitel
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) Dell
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) WatchGuard
6 3 (17.65%) Google
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 3 (17.65%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) hybris
8 1 (5.88%) F5
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago