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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 170 139 155
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 39 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.87% 1.35% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.42% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 51
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,814 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
4310 4237 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.80% 95.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3396 3876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Woking +8 8 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Guildford +10 7 £27,500 -27.63%
Leatherhead -11 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Staines +7 2 £41,750 -9.23% 1
Godalming +9 1 £40,000 -
Epsom -2 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Redhill - 1 £62,000 - 1
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 70 (67.96%) Linux
2 44 (42.72%) Red Hat
3 40 (38.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (33.98%) Windows
5 34 (33.01%) Perl
6 33 (32.04%) Oracle
6 33 (32.04%) UNIX
7 32 (31.07%) MySQL
8 31 (30.10%) VMware
9 29 (28.16%) Solaris
10 28 (27.18%) CentOS
11 27 (26.21%) Puppet
12 25 (24.27%) Python
13 24 (23.30%) DNS
14 23 (22.33%) Apache
14 23 (22.33%) Shell Script
14 23 (22.33%) Bash Shell
15 22 (21.36%) DevOps
15 22 (21.36%) PHP
16 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
16 21 (20.39%) Nagios
17 20 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
18 19 (18.45%) Sun
19 17 (16.50%) TCP/IP
19 17 (16.50%) Finance
19 17 (16.50%) KVM
20 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (14.56%) Firewall

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (22.33%) Apache
2 13 (12.62%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.80%) nginx
5 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.83%) IIS
6 5 (4.85%) JBoss
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.94%) Lync
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.97%) Jetty
8 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Office
2 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) SaaS
2 8 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.91%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.30%) DNS
2 17 (16.50%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.56%) WAN
3 15 (14.56%) Firewall
4 11 (10.68%) SAN
4 11 (10.68%) LAN
4 11 (10.68%) VPN
5 10 (9.71%) DHCP
5 10 (9.71%) Internet
5 10 (9.71%) VLAN
6 9 (8.74%) HTTP
7 4 (3.88%) LDAP
8 3 (2.91%) NAS
8 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.94%) SNMP
10 1 (0.97%) VoIP
10 1 (0.97%) SMTP
10 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.97%) SSH
10 1 (0.97%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.07%) MySQL
2 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.88%) Informix
5 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) Web Services
2 8 (7.77%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (3.88%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (3.88%) .NET
4 3 (2.91%) LAMP
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.71%) Open Source
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.83%) Clustering
4 4 (3.88%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.88%) HACMP
5 3 (2.91%) Equities
5 3 (2.91%) Derivative
6 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) LPAR
7 1 (0.97%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.97%) AS400
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (67.96%) Linux
2 40 (38.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (33.98%) Windows
4 33 (32.04%) UNIX
5 29 (28.16%) Solaris
6 28 (27.18%) CentOS
7 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (12.62%) Ubuntu
8 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (8.74%) Debian
10 9 (8.74%) Windows 8
11 7 (6.80%) FreeBSD
12 6 (5.83%) SUSE
12 6 (5.83%) AIX
12 6 (5.83%) Fedora
13 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.94%) HPUX
15 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) DevOps
2 10 (9.71%) Workflow
3 9 (8.74%) Service Delivery
3 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (8.74%) Time Management
4 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (5.83%) ITIL
5 6 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.85%) Software Testing
7 4 (3.88%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.88%) Information Assurance
7 4 (3.88%) Security Testing
7 4 (3.88%) ITSM
7 4 (3.88%) Service Management
8 3 (2.91%) Workflow Management
8 3 (2.91%) Project Management
8 3 (2.91%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.94%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.01%) Perl
2 25 (24.27%) Python
3 23 (22.33%) Shell Script
3 23 (22.33%) Bash Shell
4 22 (21.36%) PHP
5 12 (11.65%) SQL
6 11 (10.68%) Java
7 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.91%) AWK
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) C
9 2 (1.94%) Korn
10 1 (0.97%) Tcl
10 1 (0.97%) sed
10 1 (0.97%) C#
10 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) RHCE
3 4 (3.88%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.94%) CCNA
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) VCP4
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.50%) KVM
3 11 (10.68%) Active Directory
4 10 (9.71%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.83%) Xen
6 5 (4.85%) NFS
7 4 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.94%) vSphere
9 2 (1.94%) Samba
9 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.97%) Squid
10 1 (0.97%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 27 (26.21%) Puppet
2 21 (20.39%) Nagios
3 12 (11.65%) NetBackup
3 12 (11.65%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (10.68%) SCCM
5 10 (9.71%) Backup Exec
6 9 (8.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (8.74%) SCDPM
7 7 (6.80%) Opsview
8 6 (5.83%) ZABBIX
9 5 (4.85%) WSUS
10 3 (2.91%) SCOM
10 3 (2.91%) OpenView
10 3 (2.91%) Control-M
10 3 (2.91%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.91%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.94%) Hyperic
11 2 (1.94%) Cacti
12 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 44 (42.72%) Red Hat
2 33 (32.04%) Oracle
3 31 (30.10%) VMware
4 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
4 19 (18.45%) Sun
5 12 (11.65%) Symantec
6 11 (10.68%) Dell
6 11 (10.68%) Citrix
6 11 (10.68%) Veritas
7 7 (6.80%) HP
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco
8 6 (5.83%) Fidessa
8 6 (5.83%) Juniper
9 5 (4.85%) Percona
10 4 (3.88%) NYFIX
10 4 (3.88%) Patsystems
10 4 (3.88%) GL TRADE
10 4 (3.88%) FrontRange
10 4 (3.88%) IBM
11 3 (2.91%) SAP
Farnham, Surrey
Adroit People Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hersham, Surrey, UK
Navtech
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Teoco Corporation
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago