The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 408 406 417
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 34 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 23
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19963 22136 21268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.94% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 17970 17604
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
Berkshire +1 15 £70,000 +100.00% 2
Hampshire +6 5 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Surrey +2 3 £67,500 +51.68%
East Sussex - 3 £39,000 -
West Sussex 0 1 £42,500 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 29 (49.15%) Windows
3 26 (44.07%) VMware
4 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
4 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (32.20%) DNS
5 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
6 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
7 16 (27.12%) Perl
7 16 (27.12%) Cisco
8 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
8 13 (22.03%) UNIX
9 12 (20.34%) MySQL
9 12 (20.34%) HP
9 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
9 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
10 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.64%) SAN
11 10 (16.95%) Oracle
11 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (15.25%) Citrix
12 9 (15.25%) DHCP
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) VLAN
13 8 (13.56%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.86%) Apache
5 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.78%) IIS
7 3 (5.08%) Confluence
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.39%) Lync
8 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.69%) JBoss
9 1 (1.69%) Site Server
9 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) Taleo
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.20%) DNS
3 11 (18.64%) SAN
4 9 (15.25%) DHCP
5 8 (13.56%) Firewall
5 8 (13.56%) VLAN
6 7 (11.86%) Internet
7 5 (8.47%) IP Telephony
7 5 (8.47%) SNMP
7 5 (8.47%) HSRP
8 3 (5.08%) FTP
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security
10 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.69%) NAS
10 1 (1.69%) IMAP
10 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.69%) VPN
10 1 (1.69%) HTTP
10 1 (1.69%) LAN
10 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) MySQL
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
1 5 (8.47%) Legal
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) Celerra
5 1 (1.69%) Xbox
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 29 (49.15%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) UNIX
4 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.86%) Solaris
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.08%) SUSE
7 3 (5.08%) Debian
7 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.39%) CentOS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) AIX
9 1 (1.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.47%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (8.47%) Line Management
5 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.78%) DevOps
5 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.78%) Time Management
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Open Source
6 2 (3.39%) Data Management
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Perl
2 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.17%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Ruby
4 5 (8.47%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) SQL
7 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) MCSA
5 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.08%) MCITP
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.56%) vSphere
5 7 (11.86%) XenApp
5 7 (11.86%) Xen
6 1 (1.69%) XenServer
6 1 (1.69%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Nagios
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.08%) Ansible
5 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.69%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) VMware
2 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco
4 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
5 12 (20.34%) HP
6 10 (16.95%) Oracle
7 9 (15.25%) Citrix
8 8 (13.56%) Dell
8 8 (13.56%) Sun
9 4 (6.78%) EMC
9 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.08%) Atlassian
10 3 (5.08%) Acronis
11 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.39%) SAP
11 2 (3.39%) Hyperion
11 2 (3.39%) NetApp
11 2 (3.39%) Google
12 1 (1.69%) IronPort
12 1 (1.69%) Apple
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Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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