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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 57 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.79% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Median salary £34,712 £45,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.28% +6.47%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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
626 593 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.90% 98.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 554 480 623
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Bath +7 12 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Taunton - 2 £26,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £20,000 -
Frome - 1 £25,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
5 17 (48.57%) Cisco
6 14 (40.00%) Firewall
6 14 (40.00%) SAN
7 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
7 13 (37.14%) HP
7 13 (37.14%) Juniper
8 12 (34.29%) Office 365
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.71%) NetScreen
10 9 (25.71%) Hitachi
10 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
10 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
10 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
11 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
11 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
11 8 (22.86%) DevOps
12 7 (20.00%) Skype for Business
12 7 (20.00%) Open Source
12 7 (20.00%) SLA
12 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Confluence
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
1 14 (40.00%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) NetScreen
3 7 (20.00%) Skype
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.86%) IMAP
5 1 (2.86%) Intranet
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Infinispan
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) GitLab
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) HornetQ
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
1 2 (5.71%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Statistics
1 2 (5.71%) Wiki
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) CentOS
6 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) Open Source
3 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
1 4 (11.43%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) RHCE
3 2 (5.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) KVM
5 2 (5.71%) Gluster
5 2 (5.71%) iptables
6 1 (2.86%) Docker
6 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) Capistrano
3 2 (5.71%) Check_MK
3 2 (5.71%) Graylog
3 2 (5.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
4 13 (37.14%) HP
4 13 (37.14%) Juniper
5 9 (25.71%) Hitachi
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) Qualys
8 2 (5.71%) SAP
8 2 (5.71%) Splunk
9 1 (2.86%) Google
9 1 (2.86%) New Relic
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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