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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior System Administrator
Rank 240 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.020% -
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
5745 5066 5160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.57% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4317 4581
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 4 March 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
Bristol - 1 £45,000 - 2
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 4 March 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 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) VCP4
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCP4
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago