The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 59 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 2.84% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.90% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 15
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
Systems Administrator
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 551 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.78% 97.70% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 440 456 461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum + 5% on call bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On Call plus Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago