The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 225 223 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.086% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.090% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5830 5561 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.01% 95.34% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 4653 4572
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Devon - 10 - - 1
Bristol -5 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (91.67%) XenApp
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) IBM
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) Games
3 10 (83.33%) Google
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Software Packaging
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) IIS
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 10 (83.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Google
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago