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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 154 169 160
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 45 50 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.03% 0.98% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.02% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 59
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4212 4890 5076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.10% 95.45% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3501 4022 4093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 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
Guildford +1 9 £27,500 -36.04% 3
Egham 0 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Woking - 4 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £35,000 - 1
Redhill - 2 £60,000 - 1
Reigate - 2 £60,000 -
Staines - 2 £37,000 -
Horley - 2 £60,000 -
Caterham - 2 £60,000 -
Dorking - 2 £60,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 56 (66.67%) Linux
2 44 (52.38%) Windows
3 33 (39.29%) Oracle
4 32 (38.10%) UNIX
4 32 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 29 (34.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (29.76%) Solaris
7 25 (29.76%) VMware
8 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
9 22 (26.19%) SQL
10 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (23.81%) Bash Shell
11 20 (23.81%) Perl
11 20 (23.81%) SAN
11 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
11 20 (23.81%) DNS
12 18 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 18 (21.43%) LAN
12 18 (21.43%) WAN
12 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (20.24%) Cisco
13 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
14 16 (19.05%) ITIL
14 16 (19.05%) Python
15 15 (17.86%) Sun
15 15 (17.86%) CentOS
15 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (16.67%) Lync
16 14 (16.67%) Finance

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.67%) Lync
4 11 (13.10%) Apache
5 8 (9.52%) IIS
6 7 (8.33%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.76%) JBoss
7 4 (4.76%) CMS
8 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.38%) nginx
9 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.19%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) SAN
1 20 (23.81%) DNS
2 18 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 18 (21.43%) LAN
2 18 (21.43%) WAN
3 12 (14.29%) Firewall
4 9 (10.71%) VPN
5 8 (9.52%) iSCSI
5 8 (9.52%) VLAN
6 7 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (8.33%) DHCP
7 5 (5.95%) SSH
7 5 (5.95%) LDAP
7 5 (5.95%) SNMP
8 4 (4.76%) SSL
8 4 (4.76%) SMTP
8 4 (4.76%) Internet
9 3 (3.57%) Extranet
10 2 (2.38%) NAS
10 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) MySQL
3 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.14%) Informix
6 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.19%) Big Data
8 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.19%) DB2
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
2 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.10%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (4.76%) LAMP
4 2 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 6 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.14%) Eurex
5 5 (5.95%) HACMP
6 4 (4.76%) Equities
6 4 (4.76%) Derivative
6 4 (4.76%) Open Source
7 3 (3.57%) LPAR
7 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.57%) AS400
8 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.19%) Statistics
9 1 (1.19%) Handset
9 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 56 (66.67%) Linux
2 44 (52.38%) Windows
3 32 (38.10%) UNIX
4 29 (34.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (29.76%) Solaris
6 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (17.86%) CentOS
8 12 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (11.90%) SUSE
9 10 (11.90%) Windows 7
10 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (9.52%) Debian
11 8 (9.52%) Fedora
12 6 (7.14%) AIX
13 4 (4.76%) Windows XP
13 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
14 3 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (3.57%) FreeBSD
15 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) ITIL
2 9 (10.71%) ITSM
2 9 (10.71%) Service Management
2 9 (10.71%) Workflow
3 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (9.52%) Migration
3 8 (9.52%) Time Management
4 7 (8.33%) DevOps
4 7 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (7.14%) Workflow Management
6 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.76%) SIEM
8 3 (3.57%) Software Licensing
8 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.57%) Security Management
8 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) SQL
2 20 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 20 (23.81%) Perl
3 16 (19.05%) Python
4 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
4 13 (15.48%) PHP
5 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (3.57%) Korn
6 3 (3.57%) AWK
6 3 (3.57%) Tcl
6 3 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.38%) C
7 2 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (9.52%) MCSE
2 7 (8.33%) MCITP
2 7 (8.33%) MCSA
2 7 (8.33%) MCP
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.95%) CCNA
4 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.57%) RHCSA
5 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.57%) RHCE
5 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.14%) KVM
5 4 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.57%) Xen
7 2 (2.38%) NFS
7 2 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.38%) iptables
8 1 (1.19%) pfSense
8 1 (1.19%) vSphere
8 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.19%) Samba
8 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 10 (11.90%) Backup Exec
3 9 (10.71%) Puppet
3 9 (10.71%) SCCM
3 9 (10.71%) SCOM
4 8 (9.52%) Nagios
4 8 (9.52%) WSUS
5 7 (8.33%) Hyperic
6 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.76%) Opsview
8 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.38%) OpenView
9 2 (2.38%) Control-M
9 2 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (2.38%) Cacti
9 2 (2.38%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.19%) vMotion
10 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Oracle
2 32 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 25 (29.76%) VMware
4 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
5 17 (20.24%) Cisco
6 15 (17.86%) Sun
7 12 (14.29%) Symantec
8 9 (10.71%) FrontRange
9 8 (9.52%) HP
9 8 (9.52%) Dell
9 8 (9.52%) Veritas
10 6 (7.14%) NYFIX
10 6 (7.14%) Patsystems
10 6 (7.14%) GL TRADE
11 5 (5.95%) Brocade
11 5 (5.95%) IBM
12 3 (3.57%) Fidessa
12 3 (3.57%) Juniper
13 2 (2.38%) EMC
13 2 (2.38%) Citrix
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000-40,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
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