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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 419 433 409
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 45 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 32
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +19 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Surrey +14 13 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire +1 8 £44,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +2 7 £40,000 -36.00%
West Sussex -3 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 56 (76.71%) Windows Server
3 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
4 48 (65.75%) Linux
5 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
6 36 (49.32%) SAN
7 35 (47.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (47.95%) MCSE
7 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
7 35 (47.95%) iSCSI
8 34 (46.58%) EqualLogic
8 34 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (46.58%) Dell
9 33 (45.21%) Firewall
10 32 (43.84%) Hyper-V
11 31 (42.47%) Windows 7
12 30 (41.10%) Clustering
12 30 (41.10%) WSUS
12 30 (41.10%) VPN
13 29 (39.73%) DNS
14 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (34.25%) Cisco
15 25 (34.25%) LAN
15 25 (34.25%) WAN
15 25 (34.25%) VMware
16 24 (32.88%) Migration
16 24 (32.88%) VLAN
16 24 (32.88%) MCITP
16 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
16 24 (32.88%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (32.88%) IIS
1 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.51%) Lync
3 8 (10.96%) Apache
4 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (49.32%) SAN
2 35 (47.95%) iSCSI
3 33 (45.21%) Firewall
4 30 (41.10%) VPN
5 29 (39.73%) DNS
6 25 (34.25%) LAN
6 25 (34.25%) WAN
7 24 (32.88%) VLAN
8 23 (31.51%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (31.51%) DHCP
9 10 (13.70%) Internet
10 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
11 5 (6.85%) FTP
11 5 (6.85%) NAS
12 3 (4.11%) SSL
12 3 (4.11%) Wireless
13 2 (2.74%) SSH
14 1 (1.37%) HTTP
14 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
14 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.59%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.11%) Big Data
4 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.48%) Front Office
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) LAMP
2 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) EqualLogic
2 30 (41.10%) Clustering
3 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 2 (2.74%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 56 (76.71%) Windows Server
3 48 (65.75%) Linux
4 34 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (42.47%) Windows 7
6 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.33%) CentOS
7 9 (12.33%) Ubuntu
8 6 (8.22%) Debian
9 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
10 4 (5.48%) Unix
11 3 (4.11%) Fedora
12 2 (2.74%) Android
12 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Migration
2 23 (31.51%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (9.59%) High Availability
4 6 (8.22%) Change Control
4 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.74%) Analytics
6 2 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.74%) DevOps
6 2 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.74%) Project Management
6 2 (2.74%) Web Filtering
7 1 (1.37%) Agile Testing
7 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.37%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (1.37%) Line Management
7 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.37%) Network Management
7 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (9.59%) Python
3 5 (6.85%) Perl
3 5 (6.85%) PHP
4 4 (5.48%) C
5 3 (4.11%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) SQL
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) MCSE
1 35 (47.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (32.88%) MCITP
3 23 (31.51%) MCP
3 23 (31.51%) MCSA
4 3 (4.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
2 32 (43.84%) Hyper-V
3 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (21.92%) vSphere
5 11 (15.07%) XenApp
5 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.11%) NFS
8 3 (4.11%) vCloud
9 2 (2.74%) VirtualBox
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.37%) Corosync
10 1 (1.37%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 30 (41.10%) WSUS
2 23 (31.51%) Backup Exec
2 23 (31.51%) SCCM
2 23 (31.51%) SCOM
3 7 (9.59%) Puppet
4 6 (8.22%) Nagios
5 4 (5.48%) cPanel
6 3 (4.11%) Cacti
6 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.74%) Ansible
7 2 (2.74%) BMC Marimba
7 2 (2.74%) Check_MK
7 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.37%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.37%) Plesk
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (46.58%) Dell
3 25 (34.25%) Cisco
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) Symantec
5 11 (15.07%) Citrix
6 7 (9.59%) Avaya
6 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
6 7 (9.59%) Sophos
7 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.74%) CommVault
8 2 (2.74%) Google
8 2 (2.74%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Veeam
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