The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 50 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.19% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.94% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
404 532 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.30% 96.55% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 355 498 614
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Suffolk

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Ipswich - 7 £35,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £31,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 22 (75.86%) UNIX
4 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (62.07%) Web Services
6 16 (55.17%) DNS
6 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
7 15 (51.72%) Firewall
7 15 (51.72%) SAN
7 15 (51.72%) Shell Script
8 14 (48.28%) DHCP
8 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
9 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
9 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
10 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (41.38%) KVM
11 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (37.93%) VPN
12 10 (34.48%) Release Management
12 10 (34.48%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (31.03%) MCSE
13 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
14 8 (27.59%) IIS
14 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (27.59%) CCNP
14 8 (27.59%) CCNA
14 8 (27.59%) Cisco
15 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (24.14%) SQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) SAN
3 14 (48.28%) DHCP
4 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) VPN
6 10 (34.48%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (17.24%) SSL
7 5 (17.24%) HTTP
8 3 (10.34%) LAN
8 3 (10.34%) WAN
9 2 (6.90%) SMTP
9 2 (6.90%) Telnet
9 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
9 2 (6.90%) SSH
10 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
10 1 (3.45%) NAS
10 1 (3.45%) X.509
10 1 (3.45%) Internet
10 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) JSP
3 2 (6.90%) Google Maps API
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) Sass
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
3 22 (75.86%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) Debian
4 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.34%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (34.48%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
7 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) BCP
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Shell Script
2 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (31.03%) MCSE
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
3 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (41.38%) KVM
4 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.90%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.45%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago