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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 48 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.76% 3.88% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 4.01% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Median salary £41,000 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.38% -25.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
262 324 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 99.24% 96.72% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 229 299 351
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,689 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 8 (47.06%) IIS
3 8 (47.06%) High Availability
4 7 (41.18%) Google
4 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) Clustering
5 6 (35.29%) Internet
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Docker
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (29.41%) Puppet
6 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Veritas
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) SMTP
7 4 (23.53%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) MCSE

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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) HTTP
4 4 (23.53%) HTTPS
4 4 (23.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) Redis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
4 3 (17.65%) HACMP
4 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) RHCE
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Docker
3 4 (23.53%) LXC
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
2 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) Google
3 5 (29.41%) Veritas
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft