The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 45 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.05% 3.87% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 3.97% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 151 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.48% 97.42% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 176 137 104
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in St Albans

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
1 17 (85.00%) MySQL
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Online Games
2 16 (80.00%) Online Betting
2 16 (80.00%) CentOS
2 16 (80.00%) Apache
2 16 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) DHCP
2 16 (80.00%) HTTP
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 16 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (80.00%) CMS
2 16 (80.00%) Games
2 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 16 (80.00%) Apache
1 16 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 16 (80.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) DHCP
1 16 (80.00%) HTTP
1 16 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) MySQL
2 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (80.00%) Online Betting
1 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
1 16 (80.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 16 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago