The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 59 19 50
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.49% 9.84% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 10.10% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
392 297 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 97.76% 97.38% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 354 279 305
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 24 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
6 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
6 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (34.78%) UNIX
7 8 (34.78%) Citrix
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco
9 6 (26.09%) CentOS
10 5 (21.74%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) Python
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) RHCE
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
10 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) Security Management
10 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Derivative
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Vista

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (13.04%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Derivative
1 5 (21.74%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) CentOS
6 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Vista
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) SUSE
9 2 (8.70%) VMS
9 2 (8.70%) AIX
9 2 (8.70%) Solaris
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) Security Management
2 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
1 5 (21.74%) Python
1 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
1 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) RHCSA
2 5 (21.74%) RHCE
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.70%) PowerHA
5 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) HP
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Veritas
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