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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 167 137 123
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 51 64 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.15% 1.48% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.57% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 87
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,786 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,875 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-3.53% +5.06%
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
4318 4083 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.16% 94.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 3250 4154
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Staines +21 7 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Leatherhead -12 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Reigate - 6 £42,500 -
Woking +13 5 £60,000 +69.01% 2
Guildford -8 5 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Egham - 3 £37,500 -
Redhill - 2 £47,500 -
Godalming 0 1 £40,000 -
Epsom -1 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 80 (71.43%) Linux
2 46 (41.07%) Red Hat
3 45 (40.18%) MySQL
4 44 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (35.71%) UNIX
6 37 (33.04%) Perl
7 36 (32.14%) Puppet
8 33 (29.46%) VMware
9 32 (28.57%) Oracle
9 32 (28.57%) Apache
9 32 (28.57%) CentOS
10 31 (27.68%) Solaris
11 30 (26.79%) Windows
12 28 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 25 (22.32%) Python
13 25 (22.32%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (21.43%) DevOps
14 24 (21.43%) DNS
15 23 (20.54%) Nagios
16 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
17 21 (18.75%) PHP
18 20 (17.86%) Sun
18 20 (17.86%) Bash Shell
19 19 (16.96%) Open Source
20 18 (16.07%) Finance
21 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
21 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
21 17 (15.18%) Web Services
21 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
22 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (28.57%) Apache
2 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.04%) JBoss
3 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.14%) IIS
5 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.25%) nginx
6 2 (1.79%) Lync
6 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) MS Office
2 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.89%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.04%) SaaS
2 9 (8.04%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.68%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.89%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (21.43%) DNS
3 16 (14.29%) Firewall
4 14 (12.50%) SAN
5 13 (11.61%) WAN
6 11 (9.82%) DHCP
6 11 (9.82%) LAN
6 11 (9.82%) VPN
6 11 (9.82%) VLAN
7 10 (8.93%) Internet
7 10 (8.93%) HTTP
8 5 (4.46%) LDAP
9 3 (2.68%) NAS
9 3 (2.68%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.89%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.89%) snoop
11 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.18%) MySQL
2 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.57%) Informix
5 2 (1.79%) OLTP
5 2 (1.79%) VLDB
5 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.18%) Web Services
2 9 (8.04%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.68%) .NET
5 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.89%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.89%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Open Source
2 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.04%) Clustering
4 5 (4.46%) HACMP
4 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.68%) Equities
6 3 (2.68%) Derivative
7 2 (1.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.89%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.89%) User Experience
8 1 (0.89%) LPAR
8 1 (0.89%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.89%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 80 (71.43%) Linux
2 44 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (35.71%) UNIX
4 32 (28.57%) CentOS
5 31 (27.68%) Solaris
6 30 (26.79%) Windows
7 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (10.71%) Ubuntu
9 12 (10.71%) Debian
10 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (8.04%) AIX
11 9 (8.04%) Windows 8
12 7 (6.25%) FreeBSD
13 5 (4.46%) SUSE
13 5 (4.46%) Fedora
14 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
15 3 (2.68%) HPUX
16 1 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) DevOps
2 11 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (8.93%) Service Delivery
3 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (6.25%) Time Management
6 6 (5.36%) Workflow
6 6 (5.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.46%) Project Management
7 5 (4.46%) ITIL
7 5 (4.46%) Information Assurance
7 5 (4.46%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (4.46%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.57%) Security Testing
8 4 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) Perl
2 25 (22.32%) Python
3 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
4 21 (18.75%) PHP
5 20 (17.86%) Bash Shell
6 16 (14.29%) Java
7 8 (7.14%) SQL
8 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.68%) AWK
9 3 (2.68%) C
10 2 (1.79%) C++
10 2 (1.79%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.79%) Korn
11 1 (0.89%) sed
11 1 (0.89%) Ruby
11 1 (0.89%) Tcl
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) C#
11 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) RHCE
2 4 (3.57%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.39%) KVM
3 14 (12.50%) NFS
4 9 (8.04%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (7.14%) Samba
6 6 (5.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (5.36%) Xen
7 5 (4.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.79%) vSphere
9 2 (1.79%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.89%) Squid
10 1 (0.89%) Firmware
10 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (32.14%) Puppet
2 23 (20.54%) Nagios
3 15 (13.39%) NetBackup
3 15 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.82%) SCCM
5 9 (8.04%) Backup Exec
5 9 (8.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (8.04%) SCDPM
6 6 (5.36%) ZABBIX
6 6 (5.36%) Opsview
7 5 (4.46%) Cacti
8 4 (3.57%) OpenView
8 4 (3.57%) WSUS
8 4 (3.57%) Control-M
9 3 (2.68%) Graylog2
9 3 (2.68%) Check_MK
9 3 (2.68%) SCOM
10 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.79%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.89%) Graphite
Vendors
1 46 (41.07%) Red Hat
2 33 (29.46%) VMware
3 32 (28.57%) Oracle
4 20 (17.86%) Sun
5 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.39%) Veritas
7 12 (10.71%) Dell
8 11 (9.82%) Citrix
8 11 (9.82%) Symantec
9 7 (6.25%) Cisco
10 6 (5.36%) Fidessa
10 6 (5.36%) HP
10 6 (5.36%) Juniper
11 5 (4.46%) IBM
11 5 (4.46%) Percona
12 4 (3.57%) NYFIX
12 4 (3.57%) Patsystems
12 4 (3.57%) GL TRADE
13 3 (2.68%) SAP
14 2 (1.79%) NetApp
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago