The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 77 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.94% 1.00% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.03% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £32,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £47,500 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Systems Administrator
Hampshire

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
808 875 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.06% 97.11% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 835 798
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) MS Access
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) XenApp
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) SalesLogix
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (12.50%) Back Office
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benefits
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