The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 38 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.83% 3.49% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 3.61% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
Systems Administrator
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
300 360 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.85% 96.77% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 290 303 325
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
6 11 (36.67%) Skype for Business
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) HP
7 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (30.00%) Veeam
8 9 (30.00%) EMC
8 9 (30.00%) NetApp
9 8 (26.67%) Dot Hill
10 6 (20.00%) SAN
10 6 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) Unix
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) IIS
11 5 (16.67%) Oracle
11 5 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) PowerShell

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (36.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) HTTP
3 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) Skype
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Redis
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.33%) Data Management
1 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps
3 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Korn
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) RHCE
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ACCA
3 1 (3.33%) CIMA
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) Docker
4 3 (10.00%) LXC
5 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) HP
2 9 (30.00%) EMC
2 9 (30.00%) NetApp
2 9 (30.00%) Veeam
3 8 (26.67%) Dot Hill
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Google
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (3.33%) SAP