The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 79 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.14% 1.32% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.35% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -4.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,800 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
Systems Administrator
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1007 1113 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.27% 97.80% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 821 917 724
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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 Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Nottingham region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Nottingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) MySQL
3 18 (51.43%) PHP
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (45.71%) nginx
6 14 (40.00%) Java
7 12 (34.29%) Python
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) VMware
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 9 (25.71%) Ruby
9 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
10 8 (22.86%) C
10 8 (22.86%) Internet
10 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
10 8 (22.86%) Puppet
11 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (17.14%) DevOps
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.29%) IIS
12 5 (14.29%) Windows
12 5 (14.29%) SMTP
12 5 (14.29%) DNS
12 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (14.29%) SaaS
13 4 (11.43%) MS Office
13 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
13 4 (11.43%) LAMP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 16 (45.71%) nginx
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) SMTP
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) ADSL
4 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Debian
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) MVS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps
3 4 (11.43%) Web Development
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) PHP
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) Python
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Ruby
5 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
6 8 (22.86%) C
7 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.57%) VBScript
9 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.86%) REXX
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.86%) JCL
9 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
1 12 (34.29%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) Percona
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) EMC
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle