The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 143 148
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1343 2023 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.32% 94.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1567 1527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) KVM
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Graphite
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle CX
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) LAMP
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle CX
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) KVM
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Graphite
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
1 4 (44.44%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 2 (22.22%) Zerto
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam