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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 431 405 420
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 23 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Hampshire -6 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +2 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Surrey +2 2 £42,500 -1.16% 2
East Sussex -12 2 £39,000 -2.50%
West Sussex +9 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) VMware
3 31 (62.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (54.00%) Linux
5 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.00%) Citrix
8 17 (34.00%) HP
9 16 (32.00%) DNS
9 16 (32.00%) MySQL
10 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (26.00%) DHCP
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.00%) XenApp
12 12 (24.00%) ITIL
12 12 (24.00%) Cisco
13 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
13 11 (22.00%) vSphere
13 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (20.00%) CentOS
14 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 10 (20.00%) Perl
15 9 (18.00%) SLA
15 9 (18.00%) NetApp
15 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
15 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
15 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (18.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.00%) Apache
5 6 (12.00%) IIS
6 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.00%) nginx
8 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 1 (2.00%) Lync
9 1 (2.00%) JBoss
9 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
9 1 (2.00%) SAS
9 1 (2.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
2 13 (26.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (16.00%) SNMP
4 8 (16.00%) IP Telephony
4 8 (16.00%) VLAN
4 8 (16.00%) HSRP
5 6 (12.00%) SAN
6 4 (8.00%) HTTP
6 4 (8.00%) Firewall
6 4 (8.00%) NAS
7 3 (6.00%) Internet
8 2 (4.00%) FTP
9 1 (2.00%) SMTP
9 1 (2.00%) OSPF
9 1 (2.00%) BGP
9 1 (2.00%) IMAP
9 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.00%) Kindle
4 1 (2.00%) Xbox
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.00%) CentOS
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.00%) FreeBSD
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) Debian
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) UNIX
9 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
9 1 (2.00%) HPUX
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (16.00%) Line Management
3 8 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Data Management
7 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.00%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) Perl
2 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.00%) PHP
4 7 (14.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) Degree
3 7 (14.00%) MCITP
4 6 (12.00%) MCSE
5 4 (8.00%) RHCE
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.00%) CCA
6 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.00%) MCP
7 2 (4.00%) MCSA
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (26.00%) XenApp
4 11 (22.00%) vSphere
5 7 (14.00%) KVM
6 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.00%) Xen
9 1 (2.00%) Firmware
9 1 (2.00%) XenServer
9 1 (2.00%) iptables
9 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.00%) Nagios
3 4 (8.00%) SCCM
4 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (4.00%) Check_MK
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.00%) SCOM
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) VMware
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Citrix
4 17 (34.00%) HP
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco
6 9 (18.00%) NetApp
6 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (16.00%) Dell
8 6 (12.00%) EMC
9 5 (10.00%) Veeam
10 3 (6.00%) Symantec
10 3 (6.00%) Sun
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle
10 3 (6.00%) Altiris
10 3 (6.00%) Google
11 2 (4.00%) Percona
12 1 (2.00%) Nintex
12 1 (2.00%) Foundry
12 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.00%) F5
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago