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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 420 390 414
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 18 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 48 25
Average salary £46,250 £43,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.55% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.62%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £51,250 -
Berkshire -1 5 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Surrey +6 2 £58,750 +34.28% 1
Hampshire -6 2 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Sussex - 2 £39,000 -
West Sussex -1 1 £42,500 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) VMware
3 25 (56.82%) Linux
4 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
6 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
7 13 (29.55%) HP
8 12 (27.27%) Citrix
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (27.27%) Cisco
9 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (25.00%) DNS
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.73%) MySQL
10 10 (22.73%) ITIL
10 10 (22.73%) XenApp
10 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (20.45%) vSphere
12 8 (18.18%) DHCP
12 8 (18.18%) SLA
12 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
13 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.91%) NetApp
13 7 (15.91%) Perl
13 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (15.91%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) SaaS
14 6 (13.64%) HSRP
14 6 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.27%) SAS
7 1 (2.27%) Site Server
7 1 (2.27%) JBoss
7 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.27%) Lync
7 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.27%) Taleo
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (18.18%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) HSRP
3 6 (13.64%) SNMP
3 6 (13.64%) VLAN
3 6 (13.64%) IP Telephony
3 6 (13.64%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) NAS
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) FTP
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) BGP
7 1 (2.27%) OSPF
7 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.27%) SMTP
7 1 (2.27%) HTTP
7 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.27%) snoop
7 1 (2.27%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.64%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.09%) Kindle
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Xbox
4 1 (2.27%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) UNIX
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) SUSE
5 3 (6.82%) Debian
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) HPUX
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (13.64%) Line Management
2 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Time Management
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.27%) Workflow
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Perl
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) MCITP
4 5 (11.36%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) RHCSA
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
6 2 (4.55%) RHCE
6 2 (4.55%) CCA
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.73%) XenApp
4 9 (20.45%) vSphere
5 3 (6.82%) KVM
5 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.27%) Xen
7 1 (2.27%) Firmware
7 1 (2.27%) iptables
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) VMware
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) HP
4 12 (27.27%) Citrix
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) NetApp
6 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.64%) Dell
6 6 (13.64%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 2 (4.55%) Altiris
8 2 (4.55%) Google
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.27%) Juniper
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.27%) Sybase
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago