The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 63 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 1.65% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.67% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
596 778 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.75% 98.73% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 547 734 761
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Southampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Southampton

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) MS Office
4 11 (45.83%) VoIP
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 8 (33.33%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) PHP
6 8 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Perl
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) Office 365
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) Android
9 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) OOP
10 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 4 (16.67%) Electronics

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Drupal
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (8.33%) WordPress
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) VoIP
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) LDAP
4 3 (12.50%) SSL
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) 3G
5 2 (8.33%) 4G
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) SMTP
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Trac
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) IPTV
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Android
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.50%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (12.50%) VMS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
1 8 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (20.83%) OOP
3 4 (16.67%) Security Management
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PHP
1 8 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) C
5 3 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FreeIPA
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) NEC
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago