The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior System Administrator
Rank 874 881 824
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 28 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.048% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.051% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 50
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England -7 27 £26,750 -2.72% 3
London +5 12 £38,250 +27.50%
South East -5 6 £29,000 +10.47%
South West -3 4 £25,750 +83.92% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £25,750 -
Brighton +18 3 £30,000 +20.00%
East Sussex +15 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Gloucester - 3 £25,500 -
City of London +26 2 £44,500 +48.33%
Surrey +7 2 £29,000 -3.33%
East Midlands +5 2 £21,250 +18.05%
Cobham - 2 £29,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Nottingham -6 1 £20,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -11 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Wales - 1 £20,500 -
South Wales - 1 £20,500 -
East of England - 1 £27,500 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £22,500 -
Derby - 1 £22,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £20,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £27,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Liverpool - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £27,500 -

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 52 (75.36%) Linux
2 25 (36.23%) Python
3 24 (34.78%) UNIX
4 23 (33.33%) Windows
4 23 (33.33%) Perl
5 17 (24.64%) Apache
5 17 (24.64%) DevOps
6 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
6 16 (23.19%) PHP
6 16 (23.19%) Degree
7 15 (21.74%) SQL
7 15 (21.74%) MySQL
7 15 (21.74%) Nagios
7 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
7 15 (21.74%) Puppet
8 14 (20.29%) DNS
9 13 (18.84%) Shell Script
10 12 (17.39%) Finance
10 12 (17.39%) VMware
10 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
10 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (17.39%) CentOS
11 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
12 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (13.04%) HTTP
13 9 (13.04%) Oracle
13 9 (13.04%) Solaris
14 8 (11.59%) Active Directory

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (24.64%) Apache
2 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.14%) nginx
4 6 (8.70%) IIS
5 4 (5.80%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.35%) Google Apps
3 3 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.04%) HTTP
4 6 (8.70%) Internet
4 6 (8.70%) Firewall
5 5 (7.25%) SSL
5 5 (7.25%) SAN
6 4 (5.80%) DHCP
6 4 (5.80%) Network Security
7 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (4.35%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.35%) VoIP
7 3 (4.35%) WAN
7 3 (4.35%) SMTP
7 3 (4.35%) IPv4
7 3 (4.35%) IPv6
8 1 (1.45%) LDAP
8 1 (1.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Redis
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.90%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.45%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Web Services
1 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.80%) Middleware
2 4 (5.80%) Memcached
3 3 (4.35%) LAMP
3 3 (4.35%) .NET
3 3 (4.35%) J2EE
3 3 (4.35%) AppFabric
4 2 (2.90%) CGI
4 2 (2.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.80%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (4.35%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) PKI
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) Xbox
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Linux
2 24 (34.78%) UNIX
3 23 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (17.39%) CentOS
5 9 (13.04%) Solaris
6 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Debian
7 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) DevOps
2 7 (10.14%) ITIL
2 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.80%) CRM
5 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.35%) Kanban
6 3 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.35%) Analytics
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.35%) Service Management
6 3 (4.35%) Workflow
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) ERP
7 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Python
2 23 (33.33%) Perl
3 16 (23.19%) PHP
3 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
4 15 (21.74%) SQL
5 13 (18.84%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.14%) Java
6 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) Korn
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.14%) Xen
4 6 (8.70%) NFS
5 2 (2.90%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) KVM
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Nagios
1 15 (21.74%) Puppet
2 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.25%) Ansible
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (4.35%) BladeLogic
5 3 (4.35%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.35%) Unicenter
5 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.90%) Salt
7 1 (1.45%) Kibana
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.45%) OpenView
7 1 (1.45%) Cacti
7 1 (1.45%) Munin
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.39%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.35%) F5
6 2 (2.90%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.90%) Veritas
6 2 (2.90%) Perforce
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) Sun
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) New Relic
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