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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 417 388 418
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 26 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 26
Average salary £43,500 £46,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +8.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
20804 19749 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.04% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16301 16331 18380
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Hampshire -18 7 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Berkshire -9 5 £48,000 +17.79%
Surrey -14 5 £27,000 -56.80%
East Sussex -21 4 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Oxfordshire -6 2 £45,500 -31.32%
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 56 (74.67%) Linux
2 41 (54.67%) VMware
3 37 (49.33%) Windows
4 32 (42.67%) MySQL
5 30 (40.00%) Apache
6 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (37.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
7 26 (34.67%) Red Hat
8 25 (33.33%) DNS
9 23 (30.67%) Citrix
10 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
11 20 (26.67%) Python
11 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 20 (26.67%) Debian
12 19 (25.33%) Perl
12 19 (25.33%) HP
13 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (22.67%) nginx
14 17 (22.67%) ITIL
14 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
15 16 (21.33%) Cisco
15 16 (21.33%) DevOps
16 15 (20.00%) FTP
16 15 (20.00%) HTTP
16 15 (20.00%) SQL
16 15 (20.00%) Ruby
17 14 (18.67%) UNIX
17 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (18.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (40.00%) Apache
2 17 (22.67%) nginx
3 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
4 11 (14.67%) Lync
5 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (5.33%) IIS
9 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Office 365
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) DNS
2 15 (20.00%) FTP
2 15 (20.00%) HTTP
3 13 (17.33%) SAN
4 11 (14.67%) Firewall
5 9 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (6.67%) DHCP
6 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.33%) VoIP
7 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.00%) Network Security
8 3 (4.00%) VPN
9 2 (2.67%) BGP
9 2 (2.67%) Internet
9 2 (2.67%) LDAP
9 2 (2.67%) NAS
9 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.33%) FWSM
10 1 (1.33%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.33%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) MySQL
2 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) DTS
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.33%) OLTP
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) COM
2 4 (5.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) Middleware
3 2 (2.67%) LAMP
3 2 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.00%) Replication
3 9 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.33%) Clustering
5 3 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.33%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 56 (74.67%) Linux
2 37 (49.33%) Windows
3 28 (37.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (26.67%) Debian
5 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (18.67%) UNIX
6 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.33%) HPUX
8 6 (8.00%) Solaris
9 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
10 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (5.33%) CentOS
11 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.67%) AIX
11 2 (2.67%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) DevOps
3 9 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (12.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.33%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.00%) Analytics
10 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.67%) Project Management
10 2 (2.67%) Service Management
10 2 (2.67%) CRM
10 2 (2.67%) Time Management
10 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) Python
2 19 (25.33%) Perl
3 15 (20.00%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) Ruby
4 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
8 1 (1.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) MCSE
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
2 6 (8.00%) SLA
3 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (16.00%) Xen
3 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.00%) XenServer
4 11 (14.67%) vSphere
5 8 (10.67%) vCloud
6 7 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (9.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (8.00%) XenApp
8 3 (4.00%) KVM
9 2 (2.67%) NFS
9 2 (2.67%) Postfix
9 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.67%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCVMM
1 9 (12.00%) Puppet
2 6 (8.00%) Nagios
3 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.67%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.67%) WSUS
4 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.67%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) VMware
2 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.67%) Red Hat
3 23 (30.67%) Citrix
4 19 (25.33%) HP
5 16 (21.33%) Cisco
6 13 (17.33%) Oracle
7 10 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 5 (6.67%) Percona
8 5 (6.67%) Veeam
8 5 (6.67%) NetApp
8 5 (6.67%) Symantec
9 4 (5.33%) EMC
10 3 (4.00%) F5
10 3 (4.00%) Dell
10 3 (4.00%) JD Edwards
10 3 (4.00%) Veritas
11 2 (2.67%) McAfee
11 2 (2.67%) Brocade
11 2 (2.67%) Juniper
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