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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 55 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.32% - 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £27,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
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
506 578 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.65% 97.97% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 445 500 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 28 January 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £25,000 -
Cannock - 2 £26,750 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £33,750 - 1
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (38.89%) Nagios
6 7 (38.89%) UNIX
6 7 (38.89%) CentOS
6 7 (38.89%) Clustering
6 7 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (38.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) Solaris
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (16.67%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) WLAN
10 3 (16.67%) MS Office

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) WLAN
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) CentOS
3 7 (38.89%) UNIX
3 7 (38.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) R
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Nortel
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum , plus pension benefit
Posted: 15 days ago