The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.05% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,650 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +4.16%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
632 559 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.61% 95.56% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 492 466 473
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Slough

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Slough

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Splunk
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Nagios
4 5 (31.25%) logstash
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) Legal
5 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
5 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (25.00%) Ant
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Gradle
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
1 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Gradle
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
1 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Conversion
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) LPAR
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
1 5 (31.25%) logstash
2 3 (18.75%) CFEngine
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Plesk
3 1 (6.25%) cPanel
3 1 (6.25%) Webmin
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Splunk
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (6.25%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Sun
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade