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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 53 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.75% 3.19% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 3.32% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 5
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,200 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
492 603 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.53% 96.33% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 435 521 468
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Ant
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) Google
6 5 (29.41%) Gradle
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (23.53%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Legal
7 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
7 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) DNS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Ant
1 5 (29.41%) Gradle
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) German Language
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) CPAN
2 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) CentOS
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Debian
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Security
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) C-shell
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) VCP5
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Xen
4 1 (5.88%) NFS
4 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.88%) Varnish
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
1 3 (17.65%) CFEngine
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Plesk
3 1 (5.88%) YUM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (29.41%) Google
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (17.65%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) CA
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Vignette
7 1 (5.88%) BEA
7 1 (5.88%) Sun
7 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (5.88%) Sage
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