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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 159 170 144
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 44 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.14% 0.98% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.00% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 51
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,800 £30,786
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
3762 4402 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.11% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 3682 3360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Egham +10 11 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Guildford +9 10 £42,500 - 2
Staines +11 8 £52,500 +10.52%
Epsom +9 5 £37,500 - 1
Reigate -11 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Redhill -4 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Farnham - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (88.00%) Linux
2 78 (62.40%) Windows
3 58 (46.40%) Firewall
4 55 (44.00%) Cisco
4 55 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (41.60%) Microsoft
7 51 (40.80%) Hyper-V
8 48 (38.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (38.40%) MS Exchange
9 47 (37.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (37.60%) SQL Server
10 46 (36.80%) Active Directory
10 46 (36.80%) MCSA
11 45 (36.00%) DNS
11 45 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (34.40%) MCITP
14 42 (33.60%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (33.60%) SCCM
14 42 (33.60%) SCOM
14 42 (33.60%) Skype for Business
14 42 (33.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 42 (33.60%) MCP
14 42 (33.60%) MCSE
14 42 (33.60%) Backup Exec
14 42 (33.60%) Symantec
15 40 (32.00%) VMware
15 40 (32.00%) IIS
16 38 (30.40%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 48 (38.40%) MS Exchange
2 44 (35.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (33.60%) Skype for Business
4 40 (32.00%) IIS
5 18 (14.40%) Apache
6 7 (5.60%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.20%) Apache Pig
8 4 (3.20%) Confluence
9 1 (0.80%) nginx
9 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.20%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.80%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (16.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 21 (16.80%) Amazon S3
3 18 (14.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (46.40%) Firewall
2 45 (36.00%) DNS
3 42 (33.60%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (28.00%) DHCP
5 34 (27.20%) LAN
5 34 (27.20%) WAN
6 30 (24.00%) SAN
7 25 (20.00%) VPN
8 23 (18.40%) iSCSI
8 23 (18.40%) VLAN
9 19 (15.20%) Skype
10 11 (8.80%) LDAP
10 11 (8.80%) TCP/IP
11 4 (3.20%) 4G
11 4 (3.20%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.20%) VPLS
11 4 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.60%) Internet
12 2 (1.60%) MPLS
13 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.60%) SQL Server
2 45 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (33.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (22.40%) MySQL
5 18 (14.40%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) OLTP
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.80%) QlikView
7 1 (0.80%) Redis
7 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.80%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (16.80%) Vagrant
4 19 (15.20%) TeamCity
5 18 (14.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.20%) JIRA
7 3 (2.40%) Selenium
8 1 (0.80%) RSpec
8 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Marketing
2 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.60%) Law
4 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (4.80%) LAMP
3 5 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.20%) Web Services
5 2 (1.60%) Middleware
5 2 (1.60%) XML
5 2 (1.60%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.80%) .NET
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.80%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.40%) Clustering
2 23 (18.40%) EqualLogic
3 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.60%) HACMP
6 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.80%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 110 (88.00%) Linux
2 78 (62.40%) Windows
3 55 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (38.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (30.40%) Windows 7
7 28 (22.40%) Unix
8 21 (16.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (15.20%) Ubuntu
10 12 (9.60%) CentOS
11 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.20%) Solaris
13 3 (2.40%) Debian
14 2 (1.60%) AIX
15 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.40%) Migration
1 33 (26.40%) Network Load Balancing
2 31 (24.80%) DevOps
3 25 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (17.60%) High Availability
5 19 (15.20%) Service Delivery
6 18 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (14.40%) Infrastructure Management
6 18 (14.40%) Integration Testing
7 16 (12.80%) ITIL
8 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.20%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.40%) Project Management
12 2 (1.60%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (1.60%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (1.60%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.60%) Service Management
12 2 (1.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) Python
2 25 (20.00%) Java
3 22 (17.60%) Ruby
4 19 (15.20%) Perl
5 15 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.00%) SQL
7 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.80%) PHP
8 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.40%) C
9 3 (2.40%) C#
9 3 (2.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (37.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (36.80%) MCSA
3 43 (34.40%) MCITP
4 42 (33.60%) MCP
4 42 (33.60%) MCSE
5 8 (6.40%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.40%) CCNA
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.40%) Degree
7 2 (1.60%) CCNP
8 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (40.80%) Hyper-V
2 46 (36.80%) Active Directory
3 38 (30.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (14.40%) Docker
4 18 (14.40%) VirtualBox
5 7 (5.60%) KVM
6 3 (2.40%) Xen
7 2 (1.60%) Corosync
7 2 (1.60%) NFS
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (33.60%) Backup Exec
1 42 (33.60%) SCCM
1 42 (33.60%) SCOM
2 33 (26.40%) WSUS
3 27 (21.60%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (20.80%) Puppet
5 23 (18.40%) Ansible
6 18 (14.40%) Salt
7 8 (6.40%) Cacti
8 6 (4.80%) Munin
9 5 (4.00%) Graphite
9 5 (4.00%) logstash
10 4 (3.20%) Nagios
10 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (1.60%) collectd
11 2 (1.60%) Graylog
11 2 (1.60%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.60%) Pacemaker
11 2 (1.60%) StatsD
11 2 (1.60%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 55 (44.00%) Cisco
2 52 (41.60%) Microsoft
3 42 (33.60%) Symantec
4 40 (32.00%) VMware
5 24 (19.20%) Dell
5 24 (19.20%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.00%) Oracle
7 4 (3.20%) MapR
7 4 (3.20%) Veritas
8 2 (1.60%) Citrix
8 2 (1.60%) F5
9 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.80%) HP
9 1 (0.80%) Intel
9 1 (0.80%) Juniper
9 1 (0.80%) Percona
9 1 (0.80%) SAP
9 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.80%) Sun
9 1 (0.80%) Veeam
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom
Royal Holloway University
Salary: £41,030 - £48,548 inclusive of London allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Virginia Water
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 21 days ago