The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 84 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 13 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.07% 0.85% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Systems Administrator
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the South Wales region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in South Wales

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in South Wales

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Torfaen - 7 £34,000 -
Cardiff -21 5 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Newport - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Administrator
Wales

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (35.48%) Marketing
4 11 (35.48%) PaaS
4 11 (35.48%) Big Data
4 11 (35.48%) Mobile Marketing
4 11 (35.48%) Advertising
4 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
5 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
5 10 (32.26%) Linux
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
7 8 (25.81%) CentOS
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
9 6 (19.35%) WAN
9 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 6 (19.35%) Python
9 6 (19.35%) Perl
9 6 (19.35%) UNIX
9 6 (19.35%) SAN
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco
10 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Lync
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) PaaS
2 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) SAN
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 4 (12.90%) VLAN
5 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.68%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (9.68%) Kerberos
6 3 (9.68%) WLAN
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Big Data
2 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (35.48%) Advertising
1 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
4 6 (19.35%) UNIX
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Debian
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
1 11 (35.48%) Mobile Marketing
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Time Management
3 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Biostatistics
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (3.23%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Perl
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Fortran
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) RHCE
3 2 (6.45%) MCTS
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
1 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Xen
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.68%) Nmap
3 3 (9.68%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago