The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 66 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.34% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.62% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £31,750 £36,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.60% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £38,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
545 647 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.64% 94.04% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 483 547 576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +6 2 £31,750 -13.60% 5
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, vouchers,
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago