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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 60 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.69% 0.56% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.58% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £28,250 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.51% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £28,450 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £42,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
635 691 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.69% 96.91% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 545 550 549
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 1 September 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
Lichfield - 4 £25,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Tamworth - 2 £41,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £32,500 -
Cannock - 1 £31,500 -
Stafford - 1 £21,500 -
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (38.10%) vSphere
8 7 (33.33%) SaaS
8 7 (33.33%) Project Management
8 7 (33.33%) ERP
8 7 (33.33%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Solaris
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (23.81%) UNIX
10 5 (23.81%) Clustering
10 5 (23.81%) Nagios
10 5 (23.81%) CentOS
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (23.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
11 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 4 (19.05%) HP
11 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) VLAN
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) EDI
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Solaris
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) System Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Server Building
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
2 1 (4.76%) VB6
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) CA
6 2 (9.52%) Pegasus
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) Spiceworks
7 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.76%) Sage
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
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