The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 71 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.34% 3.42% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 3.50% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 22
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Systems Administrator
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 428 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.08% 97.72% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 479 374 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 2 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Systems Administrator
North East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Nagios
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) SysML
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Percona
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Global Navigation Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago