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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior System Administrator
Rank 843 851 810
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 27 39 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.037% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.039% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 69
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £31,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +36.95%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 March 2015 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 20 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 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
England +3 25 £27,500 -8.33% 8
London -13 12 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Bristol -9 3 £27,500 -12.69% 1
South West -19 3 £27,500 -12.69% 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £20,000 - 1
South East -22 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £27,500 -
Scotland - 2 £27,500 -
East Midlands +27 1 £20,000 -23.80%
Nottinghamshire +10 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Nottingham +5 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Oxfordshire +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
East of England +1 1 £21,500 -14.00%
Essex - 1 £21,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £35,000 - 1

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 33 (47.14%) Windows
3 32 (45.71%) PHP
4 29 (41.43%) Perl
5 27 (38.57%) Python
6 24 (34.29%) UNIX
7 21 (30.00%) MySQL
8 18 (25.71%) Apache
9 17 (24.29%) DevOps
10 15 (21.43%) Finance
10 15 (21.43%) DNS
10 15 (21.43%) Puppet
10 15 (21.43%) Degree
10 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
11 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
13 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
13 11 (15.71%) VMware
13 11 (15.71%) CentOS
14 10 (14.29%) nginx
14 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
15 9 (12.86%) Firewall
15 9 (12.86%) Nagios
15 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
16 8 (11.43%) Workflow
16 8 (11.43%) Red Hat

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 18 (25.71%) Apache
2 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.29%) nginx
3 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.29%) Confluence
5 2 (2.86%) Lync
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) HFM
1 1 (1.43%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.29%) PaaS
3 3 (4.29%) IaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) DNS
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.86%) Firewall
4 7 (10.00%) SSL
4 7 (10.00%) HTTP
5 6 (8.57%) SAN
6 4 (5.71%) LDAP
6 4 (5.71%) VoIP
6 4 (5.71%) WAN
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) Network Security
7 3 (4.29%) MRTG
7 3 (4.29%) SMTP
7 3 (4.29%) DHCP
8 2 (2.86%) FTP
8 2 (2.86%) LAN
8 2 (2.86%) SNMP
8 2 (2.86%) VPN
8 2 (2.86%) IPv4
8 2 (2.86%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.29%) Redis
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) LAMP
2 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 4 (5.71%) Software Packaging
3 4 (5.71%) .NET
4 3 (4.29%) J2EE
5 2 (2.86%) Middleware
5 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.86%) XML
5 2 (2.86%) XSL
6 1 (1.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Clustering
1 3 (4.29%) Open Source
1 3 (4.29%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) DTV
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 33 (47.14%) Windows
3 24 (34.29%) UNIX
4 11 (15.71%) CentOS
5 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.57%) Solaris
7 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.29%) Debian
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.43%) SUSE
10 1 (1.43%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.43%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) DevOps
2 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (11.43%) Workflow
3 8 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) Service Management
6 4 (5.71%) ITIL
6 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.29%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.29%) Kanban
7 3 (4.29%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.86%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) ERP
8 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) PHP
2 29 (41.43%) Perl
3 27 (38.57%) Python
4 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.29%) Java
7 3 (4.29%) Ruby
8 2 (2.86%) VBScript
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) XPath
9 1 (1.43%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.43%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) MCP
2 2 (2.86%) MCSA
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) NFS
4 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (5.71%) Xen
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.43%) XenServer
6 1 (1.43%) vSphere
6 1 (1.43%) Varnish
6 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) Nagios
3 7 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.71%) Ansible
4 4 (5.71%) WSUS
5 3 (4.29%) Munin
5 3 (4.29%) BladeLogic
5 3 (4.29%) Unicenter
5 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.86%) Salt
7 1 (1.43%) Kibana
7 1 (1.43%) Icinga
7 1 (1.43%) SELinux
7 1 (1.43%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.43%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) VMware
3 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.00%) Oracle
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.29%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.29%) New Relic
7 2 (2.86%) Google
7 2 (2.86%) NetApp
7 2 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.43%) Apple
8 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: 22000-35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £22000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chiswick
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nomensa Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago