The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.76% 3.26% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 3.37% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 2
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
389 504 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.74% 96.55% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 333 465 426
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) X.509
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Document Management
5 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (33.33%) KVM
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DKIM
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) X.509
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CAdES
1 3 (33.33%) PAdES
1 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (33.33%) XAdES
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Document Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) ZABBIX
3 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (33.33%) Rundeck
4 2 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (22.22%) Nagios
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle