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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 72 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 0.80% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.82% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 29
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
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
774 856 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.91% 97.94% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 660 744 743
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Intel
4 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
4 8 (42.11%) SMTP
4 8 (42.11%) FTP
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) VBScript
4 8 (42.11%) IIS
4 8 (42.11%) IMAP
5 7 (36.84%) SSH
5 7 (36.84%) Apache
5 7 (36.84%) Telnet
6 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
6 6 (31.58%) Games
6 6 (31.58%) French Language
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 5 (26.32%) Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) MS Access
7 5 (26.32%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) SLA
9 3 (15.79%) Firewall
10 2 (10.53%) Front Office

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
1 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SMTP
1 8 (42.11%) FTP
1 8 (42.11%) IMAP
2 7 (36.84%) SSH
2 7 (36.84%) Telnet
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MS Access
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
1 6 (31.58%) French Language
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Perl
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
1 8 (42.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Intel
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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