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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 47 40 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.42% 6.13% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 6.17% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 8
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -15.73%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
328 405 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 99.39% 99.26% 99.76%
Number of salaries quoted 314 357 362
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) DNS
3 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
4 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (40.00%) IIS
4 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
5 7 (35.00%) Clustering
5 7 (35.00%) Google
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) Apache
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Docker
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Puppet
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (25.00%) Veritas
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Dell
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

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 (40.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (20.00%) SMTP
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) Skype
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (15.00%) HACMP
4 3 (15.00%) Physics
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ACCA
3 1 (5.00%) CIMA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Docker
3 4 (20.00%) LXC
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) Google
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam