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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 151 187 169
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 67 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.44% 0.76% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.79% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 52
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,533 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
4493 5061 5000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.58% 95.53% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3800 4213 4083
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 1 July 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 1 July 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
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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
Egham +8 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Guildford +15 11 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Staines - 9 £37,000 - 1
Leatherhead +8 7 £33,000 - 1
Reigate +17 2 £60,000 +100.00%
Caterham - 2 £60,000 -
Cobham - 2 £30,750 -
Dorking - 2 £60,000 -
Horley - 2 £60,000 -
Redhill - 2 £60,000 - 1
Chertsey - 1 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 73 (64.60%) Windows
2 71 (62.83%) Linux
3 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
4 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
5 39 (34.51%) MS Exchange
6 38 (33.63%) WAN
7 37 (32.74%) Oracle
7 37 (32.74%) UNIX
7 37 (32.74%) VMware
8 36 (31.86%) LAN
9 34 (30.09%) SAN
9 34 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (29.20%) Red Hat
10 33 (29.20%) ITIL
11 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 30 (26.55%) DNS
14 29 (25.66%) Cisco
14 29 (25.66%) SQL
15 27 (23.89%) Solaris
16 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (22.12%) Lync
17 25 (22.12%) Hyper-V
17 25 (22.12%) Firewall
18 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
19 23 (20.35%) Symantec
19 23 (20.35%) Windows 7
20 22 (19.47%) Backup Exec
20 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 39 (34.51%) MS Exchange
2 32 (28.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (22.12%) Lync
4 19 (16.81%) IIS
5 11 (9.73%) Apache
6 9 (7.96%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.31%) JBoss
8 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.42%) CMS
9 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.88%) Jetty
12 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.77%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.63%) WAN
2 36 (31.86%) LAN
3 34 (30.09%) SAN
4 30 (26.55%) DNS
5 25 (22.12%) Firewall
6 19 (16.81%) TCP/IP
7 18 (15.93%) DHCP
7 18 (15.93%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (14.16%) VLAN
8 16 (14.16%) iSCSI
8 16 (14.16%) VPN
9 11 (9.73%) Skype
10 8 (7.08%) Internet
11 7 (6.19%) SSH
11 7 (6.19%) SNMP
12 6 (5.31%) SSL
12 6 (5.31%) SMTP
13 4 (3.54%) LDAP
13 4 (3.54%) Extranet
14 2 (1.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.42%) Informix
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.88%) OLTP
9 1 (0.88%) DB2
9 1 (0.88%) VLDB
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.65%) Subversion
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (16.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 5 (4.42%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (3.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Clustering
2 15 (13.27%) EqualLogic
3 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.85%) HACMP
5 9 (7.96%) LPAR
5 9 (7.96%) AS400
6 5 (4.42%) Handset
6 5 (4.42%) Fixed Income
6 5 (4.42%) Eurex
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.65%) Equities
7 3 (2.65%) Derivative
8 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.88%) LIMS
9 1 (0.88%) Statistics
9 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 73 (64.60%) Windows
2 71 (62.83%) Linux
3 37 (32.74%) UNIX
4 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (23.89%) Solaris
7 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (20.35%) Windows 7
9 11 (9.73%) AIX
10 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (8.85%) SUSE
11 9 (7.96%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (7.96%) CentOS
12 8 (7.08%) Ubuntu
13 7 (6.19%) Debian
13 7 (6.19%) Fedora
13 7 (6.19%) Mac OS X
14 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.88%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.20%) ITIL
2 19 (16.81%) Migration
3 18 (15.93%) Network Load Balancing
4 17 (15.04%) Service Management
4 17 (15.04%) ITSM
4 17 (15.04%) Workflow
5 11 (9.73%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.85%) Time Management
6 10 (8.85%) Patch Management
7 9 (7.96%) Software Licensing
7 9 (7.96%) Security Management
7 9 (7.96%) Change Management
7 9 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.08%) Workflow Management
9 5 (4.42%) SIEM
10 4 (3.54%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.54%) CRM
11 3 (2.65%) Project Management
11 3 (2.65%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.66%) SQL
2 19 (16.81%) Bash Shell
3 14 (12.39%) Perl
4 11 (9.73%) Shell Script
5 10 (8.85%) Python
5 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.85%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.96%) PHP
6 9 (7.96%) Java
7 4 (3.54%) AWK
7 4 (3.54%) Korn
8 3 (2.65%) Tcl
8 3 (2.65%) C++
9 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.77%) C
9 2 (1.77%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (17.70%) MCP
2 20 (17.70%) MCSE
3 18 (15.93%) MCSA
3 18 (15.93%) MCITP
4 9 (7.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (5.31%) CCNA
5 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.54%) Degree
7 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
9 1 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (22.12%) Hyper-V
3 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.42%) KVM
5 3 (2.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.77%) iptables
6 2 (1.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.88%) Firmware
7 1 (0.88%) Samba
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) pfSense
7 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (19.47%) Backup Exec
2 19 (16.81%) WSUS
2 19 (16.81%) SCCM
2 19 (16.81%) SCOM
3 17 (15.04%) Oracle ZFS
4 15 (13.27%) NetBackup
5 9 (7.96%) Hyperic
6 6 (5.31%) Puppet
7 5 (4.42%) Nagios
8 2 (1.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.77%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.77%) Cacti
9 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.88%) Opsview
9 1 (0.88%) vMotion
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.88%) OpenView
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 37 (32.74%) Oracle
2 37 (32.74%) VMware
3 33 (29.20%) Red Hat
4 29 (25.66%) Cisco
5 23 (20.35%) Symantec
6 18 (15.93%) Sun
7 17 (15.04%) Dell
7 17 (15.04%) FrontRange
8 13 (11.50%) HP
9 11 (9.73%) Brocade
10 10 (8.85%) IBM
11 5 (4.42%) Patsystems
11 5 (4.42%) GL TRADE
11 5 (4.42%) Veritas
11 5 (4.42%) NYFIX
12 4 (3.54%) TEOCO
13 3 (2.65%) Fidessa
14 2 (1.77%) Hyperion
14 2 (1.77%) StorageTek
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + IT training, pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Modis International - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 16 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
A V M I Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Teoco Corporation
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago