The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Junior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Administrator
Rank 847 926 935
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 29 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.057% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 39
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -6.00%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Junior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
England +61 23 £30,000 +9.09% 4
South East +68 9 £35,000 +75.00%
London +28 7 £28,750 -11.53% 1
South Wales +4 5 £30,000 +33.33%
Wales -7 5 £30,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Cardiff +1 4 £30,000 +33.33%
North West -13 4 £27,250 +9.00% 1
Newport - 4 £30,000 -
Southampton - 4 £23,750 -
Oxford - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £23,750 -
Manchester -7 2 £32,500 +30.00%
Lancashire -10 2 £22,000 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £22,000 - 1
Cambridge +12 1 £25,500 -7.27%
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £25,500 -7.27%
East of England +6 1 £25,500 -7.27% 1
South West - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £22,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Malvern - 1 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £27,500 -

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Junior 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 featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 49 (72.06%) Linux
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 23 (33.82%) Windows
4 17 (25.00%) Perl
4 17 (25.00%) Puppet
4 17 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (23.53%) MySQL
5 16 (23.53%) Python
6 15 (22.06%) Unix
6 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
6 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
6 15 (22.06%) DevOps
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
8 13 (19.12%) Apache
8 13 (19.12%) Finance
8 13 (19.12%) Advertising
8 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
9 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (16.18%) LAMP
10 11 (16.18%) PHP
11 10 (14.71%) DHCP
11 10 (14.71%) DNS
11 10 (14.71%) Ansible
12 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
12 9 (13.24%) Web Operations
12 9 (13.24%) Law
12 9 (13.24%) Firewall
12 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (19.12%) Apache
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) HFM
1 1 (1.47%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) DHCP
1 10 (14.71%) DNS
2 9 (13.24%) Firewall
3 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) BGP
5 4 (5.88%) IGMP
5 4 (5.88%) Multicast
5 4 (5.88%) OSPF
5 4 (5.88%) VoIP
6 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.94%) Network Security
7 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.94%) SAN
8 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) Essbase
4 1 (1.47%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 13 (19.12%) Advertising
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Law
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.41%) Derivative
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.41%) Equities
3 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) Physics
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Linux
2 23 (33.82%) Windows
3 15 (22.06%) Unix
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.88%) CentOS
8 3 (4.41%) SUSE
9 2 (2.94%) Android
9 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.94%) Debian
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) DevOps
2 9 (13.24%) Analytics
2 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (13.24%) Data Analytics
2 9 (13.24%) SEO
2 9 (13.24%) Web Operations
3 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (5.88%) Kernel Tuning
4 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 4 (5.88%) Proprietary Trading
4 4 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.94%) Information Security
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL
5 2 (2.94%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) Perl
2 16 (23.53%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
4 11 (16.18%) PHP
5 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) CCNA
2 3 (4.41%) CCNP
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) LPIC
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) MCSA
3 1 (1.47%) MCTS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) Docker
4 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.94%) Postfix
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.47%) vCloud
7 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (25.00%) Puppet
2 10 (14.71%) Ansible
3 5 (7.35%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) VMware
2 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.24%) Rackspace
4 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.41%) NetApp
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.94%) BT
6 2 (2.94%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) New Relic
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