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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 69 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.66% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.84% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £35,750 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
589 718 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.19% 93.86% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 485 621 439
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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 3 £45,000 +23.28%
Street - 1 £67,500 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) HPUX
7 2 (16.67%) Solaris
7 2 (16.67%) Nagios
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) NFS
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) OSPF
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) VLAN
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) Postfix
1 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) SmokePing
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Cacti
2 2 (16.67%) Icinga
2 2 (16.67%) Graphite
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £15500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago