The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 60 56
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.68% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.68% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £28,812 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.21%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
514 587 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.16% 99.32% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 427 524 470
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible