The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 233 246 239
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.15% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.16% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £32,000 £31,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -24.84%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
5232 5718 5928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4869 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -8 2 £32,000 -52.59%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft