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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 412 402 399
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 25 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 30
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,250 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +13 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hampshire -12 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
East Sussex -22 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Oxfordshire +7 1 £55,000 -
Surrey +1 1 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 41 (78.85%) Windows
1 41 (78.85%) VMware
2 36 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (53.85%) Linux
4 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 19 (36.54%) DNS
5 19 (36.54%) HP
5 19 (36.54%) Citrix
6 17 (32.69%) Cisco
7 15 (28.85%) MySQL
7 15 (28.85%) DHCP
7 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 14 (26.92%) XenApp
9 13 (25.00%) ITIL
10 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (23.08%) vSphere
11 11 (21.15%) Perl
11 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
11 11 (21.15%) Degree
11 11 (21.15%) CentOS
12 10 (19.23%) SNMP
12 10 (19.23%) Dell
12 10 (19.23%) NetApp
12 10 (19.23%) Legal
12 10 (19.23%) IP Telephony
12 10 (19.23%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
3 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (15.38%) Apache
5 6 (11.54%) IIS
6 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.77%) nginx
7 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.92%) JBoss
8 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.92%) SAS
8 1 (1.92%) Site Server
8 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Taleo
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) DNS
2 15 (28.85%) DHCP
3 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 10 (19.23%) SNMP
4 10 (19.23%) VLAN
4 10 (19.23%) IP Telephony
4 10 (19.23%) HSRP
5 9 (17.31%) SAN
6 6 (11.54%) NAS
7 5 (9.62%) Firewall
8 4 (7.69%) HTTP
9 3 (5.77%) Internet
10 2 (3.85%) FTP
10 2 (3.85%) BGP
11 1 (1.92%) IMAP
11 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.92%) LDAP
11 1 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) MySQL
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 10 (19.23%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Games
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.69%) Kindle
5 1 (1.92%) Xbox
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Celerra
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 28 (53.85%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (21.15%) CentOS
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.62%) FreeBSD
8 4 (7.69%) UNIX
8 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.77%) SUSE
9 3 (5.77%) Debian
9 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.85%) Solaris
11 1 (1.92%) AIX
11 1 (1.92%) HPUX
11 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (19.23%) Line Management
3 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) Data Management
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) Service Management
9 1 (1.92%) ERP
9 1 (1.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) Migration
9 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Perl
2 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 8 (15.38%) PHP
4 7 (13.46%) Python
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) SQL
6 4 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (21.15%) Degree
3 9 (17.31%) MCITP
4 6 (11.54%) MCSE
5 5 (9.62%) RHCE
6 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.77%) CCA
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.77%) RHCSA
8 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) MCSA
8 2 (3.85%) MCP
9 1 (1.92%) CCNA
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 14 (26.92%) XenApp
4 12 (23.08%) vSphere
5 7 (13.46%) KVM
6 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.77%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
9 2 (3.85%) Firmware
10 1 (1.92%) Xen
10 1 (1.92%) XenServer
10 1 (1.92%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.62%) Nagios
3 5 (9.62%) SCCM
4 4 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.85%) SCOM
6 2 (3.85%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.92%) vMotion
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.92%) WSUS
7 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) VMware
2 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) HP
3 19 (36.54%) Citrix
4 17 (32.69%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) Dell
5 10 (19.23%) NetApp
6 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
7 8 (15.38%) EMC
8 7 (13.46%) Veeam
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
10 3 (5.77%) Sun
10 3 (5.77%) Altiris
10 3 (5.77%) Google
10 3 (5.77%) Symantec
11 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.85%) F5
11 2 (3.85%) Percona
12 1 (1.92%) Nintex
12 1 (1.92%) Foundry
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago