The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 60 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.47% 0.60% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.62% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
521 482 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.42% 95.63% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 443 405 458
Median salary £37,900 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 7 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Sunderland - 1 - -
Systems Administrator
North East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Puppet
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
3 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (38.46%) Ansible
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (30.77%) nginx
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) NFS
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) SSH
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) LDAP
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (23.08%) Redis
5 3 (23.08%) LXC

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Linode
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) BGP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) Redis
2 3 (23.08%) TokuMX
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) DataStage
4 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) GitLab
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) CentOS
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Jython
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) AAT
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Gluster
1 3 (23.08%) LXC
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
3 3 (23.08%) Graphite
3 3 (23.08%) Graylog
3 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
3 3 (23.08%) Icinga
3 3 (23.08%) logstash
3 3 (23.08%) Salt
4 2 (15.38%) Nagios
5 1 (7.69%) OpenNMS
5 1 (7.69%) SCOM
5 1 (7.69%) WSUS
5 1 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
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