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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 62 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.36% 0.20% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.21% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £38,750 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +7.14%
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
529 478 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.97% 96.96% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 421 415 530
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Site Server
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Taleo
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Xbox
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft