The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 59 61 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.61% 1.29% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 1.32% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 11
Median salary £29,250 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.42% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,250 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,356 £53,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Systems Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 604 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.24% 97.11% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 555 536 713
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Somerset

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Somerset

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 11 £28,000 -
Bath -12 3 £34,000 -28.42% 2
Frome - 1 £25,000 - 1
Yeovil - 1 £19,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) HP
5 11 (45.83%) Juniper
5 11 (45.83%) SAN
6 7 (29.17%) Hitachi
6 7 (29.17%) SLA
6 7 (29.17%) NetScreen
7 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (25.00%) Office 365
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
8 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.83%) Skype
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
9 4 (16.67%) Citrix
9 4 (16.67%) DevOps

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) NetScreen
3 5 (20.83%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) IMAP
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
2 1 (4.17%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HornetQ
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
1 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) RHCE
3 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Gluster
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
2 1 (4.17%) Graylog
2 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (45.83%) HP
3 11 (45.83%) Juniper
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Hitachi
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Qualys
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) Splunk
Frome
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: £31,656 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago