The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 81 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 1.21% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.24% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 21
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £42,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
918 805 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.72% 97.58% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 805 731 869
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 16 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Southampton

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) Clustering
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Kindle
5 3 (21.43%) Games
5 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (21.43%) PMI
5 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) SSH
7 1 (7.14%) IMAP
7 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) FTP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) IMAP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) TELNET
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Kindle
2 3 (21.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Intel
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat