The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 133 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 80 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 3.60% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 3.75% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 45 35
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
Systems Administrator
Berkshire

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
1739 2136 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.10% 96.04% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1607 1577
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Apache
3 14 (43.75%) DNS
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) MySQL
6 11 (34.38%) Nagios
6 11 (34.38%) ZABBIX
6 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (31.25%) SSL
8 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
8 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
8 9 (28.13%) qmail
8 9 (28.13%) nginx
8 9 (28.13%) logstash
9 8 (25.00%) Puppet
9 8 (25.00%) High Availability
9 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 8 (25.00%) LAMP
9 8 (25.00%) SAN
9 8 (25.00%) HTML
9 8 (25.00%) Perl
10 7 (21.88%) JBoss
10 7 (21.88%) Solaris
10 7 (21.88%) Python
10 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.88%) HTTP
10 7 (21.88%) SSH
10 7 (21.88%) Squid
10 7 (21.88%) CentOS

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 15 (46.88%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) nginx
2 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.88%) JBoss
3 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
4 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) SSL
3 8 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (21.88%) HTTP
4 7 (21.88%) SSH
4 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) LDAP
5 6 (18.75%) SMTP
6 5 (15.63%) FTP
6 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) NAS
7 3 (9.38%) DHCP
7 3 (9.38%) Firewall
8 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.13%) Intranet
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.13%) LAN
9 1 (3.13%) MPLS
9 1 (3.13%) Network Security
9 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) LAMP
3 6 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (18.75%) MCollective
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) POSIX
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) CentOS
2 7 (21.88%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.50%) Debian
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) High Availability
1 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Security Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Perl
2 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
2 7 (21.88%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) qmail
2 7 (21.88%) Squid
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.63%) NFS
5 4 (12.50%) Postfix
6 2 (6.25%) Sendmail
6 2 (6.25%) vSphere
7 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Nagios
1 11 (34.38%) ZABBIX
2 9 (28.13%) logstash
3 8 (25.00%) Puppet
4 6 (18.75%) Cacti
4 6 (18.75%) collectd
4 6 (18.75%) Ganglia
4 6 (18.75%) Graphite
5 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.25%) SCCM
6 2 (6.25%) WSUS
7 1 (3.13%) Ansible
7 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
7 1 (3.13%) Kibana
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (3.13%) Simpana
7 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
4 6 (18.75%) Splunk
5 4 (12.50%) CommVault
5 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) arcserve
7 2 (6.25%) Sun
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Qualys
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago