The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 414 452 433
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 19 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 47
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +7.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,566 £38,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
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
17848 20722 22768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.15% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 16858 18421
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 24 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 9 £66,250 -5.35% 2
East Sussex +9 6 £50,000 +28.20%
Surrey +29 3 £67,500 - 2
Oxfordshire -16 1 £44,000 +17.33%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 29 (53.70%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (48.15%) VMware
6 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
6 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (29.63%) Firewall
9 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 14 (25.93%) Cisco
10 14 (25.93%) MCSE
10 14 (25.93%) vSphere
11 13 (24.07%) SAN
12 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (22.22%) Puppet
13 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
13 11 (20.37%) DNS
14 10 (18.52%) Internet
14 10 (18.52%) MySQL
14 10 (18.52%) Apache
14 10 (18.52%) DevOps
15 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
15 9 (16.67%) CentOS
15 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Apache
3 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.11%) IIS
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.70%) nginx
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Firewall
2 13 (24.07%) SAN
3 11 (20.37%) DNS
4 10 (18.52%) Internet
5 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 8 (14.81%) VPN
7 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.11%) LAN
8 6 (11.11%) WAN
9 5 (9.26%) FTP
9 5 (9.26%) VLAN
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.41%) SSH
11 3 (5.56%) DHCP
11 3 (5.56%) NAS
12 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (3.70%) Wireless
13 1 (1.85%) HTTP
13 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.85%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Front Office
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.85%) SAML
2 1 (1.85%) Sensu
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 8 (14.81%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 29 (53.70%) Windows Server
4 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.67%) CentOS
6 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.56%) Solaris
9 3 (5.56%) Unix
10 2 (3.70%) Debian
10 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) DevOps
2 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Open Source
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (3.70%) High Availability
8 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.70%) Network Management
8 2 (3.70%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
2 5 (9.26%) PHP
2 5 (9.26%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) Ruby
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.93%) MCSE
3 8 (14.81%) MCITP
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (12.96%) MCP
4 7 (12.96%) MCSA
5 4 (7.41%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) CCNA
6 3 (5.56%) CCNP
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.70%) RHCE
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
1 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.93%) vSphere
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.96%) XenApp
4 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.26%) NFS
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.56%) Corosync
6 3 (5.56%) KVM
7 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
2 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (16.67%) Nagios
4 8 (14.81%) WSUS
5 6 (11.11%) Cacti
6 5 (9.26%) HAProxy
7 4 (7.41%) Ansible
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
8 3 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (5.56%) Pacemaker
8 3 (5.56%) SCCM
8 3 (5.56%) SCOM
9 2 (3.70%) cPanel
10 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.85%) Icinga
10 1 (1.85%) Plesk
10 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco
3 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.67%) Dell
5 7 (12.96%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) Avaya
6 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.26%) Sophos
7 4 (7.41%) CommVault
7 4 (7.41%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.56%) Symantec
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle
10 1 (1.85%) Acronis
10 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
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