The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 60 76 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.66% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.57% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £36,875 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 704 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.36% 97.78% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 509 565 493
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £19,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +14 6 £36,875 +22.91% 1
Cannock - 2 £31,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £41,500 -
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) vSphere
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) SaaS
8 3 (20.00%) CentOS
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) VLAN
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) CA

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Handset
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.67%) Nortel
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 5 hours ago