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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 99 132 129
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 23 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.41% 0.81% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.85% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 11
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
1561 2346 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.53% 95.25% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1891 1568
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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 Reading region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Apache
3 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Puppet
4 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (35.71%) Python
5 10 (35.71%) MySQL
5 10 (35.71%) Subversion
6 9 (32.14%) PHP
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) DevOps
8 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 7 (25.00%) CentOS
9 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
9 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 6 (21.43%) Perl
9 6 (21.43%) LAMP
9 6 (21.43%) Debian
9 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.86%) Ansible
10 5 (17.86%) Sensu
10 5 (17.86%) GlusterFS
10 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (17.86%) Open Source Development
10 5 (17.86%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (17.86%) Firewall
10 5 (17.86%) BMC

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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Drupal
2 5 (17.86%) Eucalyptus
2 5 (17.86%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) SaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.57%) IaaS
5 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) VLAN
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Redmine
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (21.43%) LAMP
3 5 (17.86%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (17.86%) Sensu
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) CentOS
4 6 (21.43%) Debian
4 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 8 (28.57%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Open Source
3 5 (17.86%) Open Source Development
4 3 (10.71%) Online Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) PHP
3 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) GlusterFS
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
1 5 (17.86%) Varnish
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Postfix
3 2 (7.14%) qmail
3 2 (7.14%) Sendmail
3 2 (7.14%) vCloud
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
2 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.86%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Cacti
3 5 (17.86%) Ganglia
3 5 (17.86%) Nagios
3 5 (17.86%) OpenView
3 5 (17.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Salt
5 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.57%) Graphite
6 1 (3.57%) Kibana
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.57%) SCCM
6 1 (3.57%) WMI
6 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) BMC
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.86%) Splunk
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Sun
4 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Veeam
4 2 (7.14%) Zerto
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Qualys
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
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