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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 59 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.94% 0.95% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.01% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +4.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
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
591 597 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.79% 94.16% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 522 517 328
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) NetApp
7 7 (31.82%) VoIP
7 7 (31.82%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) SCOM
8 6 (27.27%) Network Security
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) Mitel
9 5 (22.73%) Project Management
9 5 (22.73%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
9 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) XenServer
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) VoIP
3 6 (27.27%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
1 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) SSCP
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9000
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (18.18%) XenServer
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Cronacle
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.55%) KVM
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.55%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) NetApp
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) Mitel
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) WatchGuard
8 3 (13.64%) F5
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle