The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 44 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.60% 0.32% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.33% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
Systems Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 303 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.09% 98.38% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 243 262 305
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Peterborough

Systems Administrator
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware