The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 402 408 405
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 49 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 33
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,800 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22793 21681 23299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.00% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18221 17944 20143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 14 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +2 12 £43,000 -21.81% 1
Oxfordshire -12 10 £55,000 +34.16%
Berkshire +9 8 £37,500 -3.84%
West Sussex - 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex -11 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Middlesex - 1 £58,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 66 (81.48%) Linux
2 36 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 34 (41.98%) Windows
4 32 (39.51%) Apache
5 29 (35.80%) Python
6 28 (34.57%) MySQL
6 28 (34.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (30.86%) Puppet
7 25 (30.86%) Debian
8 23 (28.40%) Perl
9 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
9 22 (27.16%) UNIX
9 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
9 22 (27.16%) Citrix
10 20 (24.69%) VMware
11 19 (23.46%) Ruby
11 19 (23.46%) SQL
12 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (19.75%) DNS
13 16 (19.75%) Xen
14 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
14 15 (18.52%) QA
14 15 (18.52%) nginx
14 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
15 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
15 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (17.28%) HTTP
15 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (39.51%) Apache
2 15 (18.52%) nginx
3 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
4 9 (11.11%) IIS
4 9 (11.11%) Lync
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.70%) Confluence
7 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) DNS
2 14 (17.28%) HTTP
3 12 (14.81%) SAN
4 8 (9.88%) FTP
5 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.64%) Internet
6 6 (7.41%) Firewall
6 6 (7.41%) LAN
7 5 (6.17%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.94%) Wireless
9 3 (3.70%) SSH
9 3 (3.70%) LDAP
9 3 (3.70%) VPN
9 3 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.47%) WAN
11 1 (1.23%) DHCP
11 1 (1.23%) Network Security
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) MySQL
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) DTS
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.17%) Subversion
2 5 (6.17%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) Selenium
3 3 (3.70%) Ant
3 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.70%) Hudson
3 3 (3.70%) Gradle
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Electronics
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (6.17%) COM
2 5 (6.17%) Web Services
3 3 (3.70%) CPAN
3 3 (3.70%) X-Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (2.47%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (2.47%) CGI
4 2 (2.47%) CSS
4 2 (2.47%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) .NET
5 1 (1.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.05%) Clustering
3 10 (12.35%) Replication
4 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.70%) Wiki
6 2 (2.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.23%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.23%) Firmware
7 1 (1.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (81.48%) Linux
2 34 (41.98%) Windows
3 28 (34.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (30.86%) Debian
5 22 (27.16%) UNIX
6 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (16.05%) Ubuntu
9 11 (13.58%) HPUX
10 5 (6.17%) CentOS
11 3 (3.70%) Solaris
11 3 (3.70%) AIX
12 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Analytics
2 9 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.41%) ITIL
4 6 (7.41%) CRM
4 6 (7.41%) Project Management
4 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
5 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (4.94%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (4.94%) ERP
6 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.70%) Time Management
6 3 (3.70%) Kanban
7 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.47%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (2.47%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) Python
2 23 (28.40%) Perl
3 19 (23.46%) SQL
3 19 (23.46%) Ruby
4 7 (8.64%) PHP
5 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.41%) Java
5 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.94%) Korn
6 4 (4.94%) C
7 3 (3.70%) C++
7 3 (3.70%) C-shell
8 2 (2.47%) tcsh
8 2 (2.47%) Tcl
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 10 (12.35%) MCSE
4 8 (9.88%) RHCE
5 5 (6.17%) MCSA
6 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.94%) MCTS
7 3 (3.70%) MCITP
8 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.47%) MCP
8 2 (2.47%) HNC
8 2 (2.47%) HND
8 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.75%) Xen
3 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
4 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
5 13 (16.05%) XenServer
6 7 (8.64%) vSphere
7 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.94%) XenApp
7 4 (4.94%) vCloud
8 3 (3.70%) NFS
8 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) Puppet
2 14 (17.28%) Nagios
3 5 (6.17%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.94%) WSUS
5 3 (3.70%) YUM
6 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.23%) SCCM
7 1 (1.23%) SCOM
7 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 22 (27.16%) Citrix
2 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 20 (24.69%) VMware
4 12 (14.81%) HP
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle
5 8 (9.88%) Cisco
5 8 (9.88%) Percona
6 4 (4.94%) Dell
6 4 (4.94%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.70%) Google
7 3 (3.70%) BEA
7 3 (3.70%) Sun
7 3 (3.70%) Vignette
8 2 (2.47%) NetApp
8 2 (2.47%) Perforce
9 1 (1.23%) Veeam
9 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus,bens,parking
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
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Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Posted: 22 days ago