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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior System Administrator
Rank 853 867 816
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 40 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.035% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.037% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 53
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 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 28 August 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 +2 38 £26,000 -13.33% 5
London -1 14 £38,750 +29.16% 3
South East +15 9 £25,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire - 6 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £23,500 -
City of London +21 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
South West -20 4 £24,250 -3.00% 1
Reading - 4 £23,500 -
Harrogate - 3 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
North West - 3 - - 1
Brighton +21 2 £25,000 -9.09%
East Sussex +20 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Surrey 0 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £25,750 -
East of England - 2 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £25,750 -
Chorley - 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £26,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £26,500 -
Cobham - 2 £29,000 -
Leeds - 1 £24,500 -
Bath - 1 £23,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £24,500 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £32,500 -
Poole - 1 £17,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £30,500 -

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (76.32%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) Windows
3 23 (30.26%) Red Hat
4 22 (28.95%) UNIX
5 21 (27.63%) DevOps
6 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 18 (23.68%) Perl
8 17 (22.37%) Degree
9 16 (21.05%) Puppet
9 16 (21.05%) Apache
9 16 (21.05%) VMware
10 15 (19.74%) Python
11 12 (15.79%) SQL
11 12 (15.79%) MySQL
11 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (14.47%) CentOS
12 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
12 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
12 11 (14.47%) Finance
13 10 (13.16%) Nagios
13 10 (13.16%) DNS
13 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
13 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (11.84%) ITIL
15 8 (10.53%) PHP
15 8 (10.53%) Debian
15 8 (10.53%) Firewall

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (21.05%) Apache
2 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.26%) nginx
3 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.32%) Drupal
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.32%) Site Server
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Cordys
2 1 (1.32%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.58%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.63%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.16%) DNS
3 8 (10.53%) Firewall
4 6 (7.89%) SAN
4 6 (7.89%) DHCP
5 5 (6.58%) Internet
6 4 (5.26%) Network Security
6 4 (5.26%) HTTP
6 4 (5.26%) VPN
7 3 (3.95%) VoIP
7 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.95%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.95%) VLAN
8 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 2 (2.63%) IPv4
8 2 (2.63%) IPv6
9 1 (1.32%) SMTP
9 1 (1.32%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (3.95%) Redis
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.32%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Middleware
1 6 (7.89%) LAMP
2 5 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.26%) Memcached
4 3 (3.95%) AppFabric
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (2.63%) HTML
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) CGI
6 1 (1.32%) Spring
6 1 (1.32%) WAMP
6 1 (1.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) Physics
5 1 (1.32%) Xbox
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) Windows
3 22 (28.95%) UNIX
4 11 (14.47%) CentOS
5 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.53%) Debian
7 7 (9.21%) Solaris
8 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
10 4 (5.26%) Ubuntu
10 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.26%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.32%) SUSE
12 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) DevOps
2 9 (11.84%) ITIL
3 7 (9.21%) Open Source
4 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.58%) Resource Management
5 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.95%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.95%) Build Automation
6 3 (3.95%) Analytics
6 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.95%) Release Management
6 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.95%) CRM
6 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.63%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) EAM
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 18 (23.68%) Perl
3 15 (19.74%) Python
4 12 (15.79%) SQL
5 11 (14.47%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.53%) PHP
7 7 (9.21%) Java
8 6 (7.89%) Ruby
9 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) Korn
10 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) MCSE
2 2 (2.63%) CCNA
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) CCNP
3 1 (1.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Xen
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
3 2 (2.63%) KVM
4 1 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (1.32%) Varnish
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) Puppet
2 10 (13.16%) Nagios
2 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.32%) OpenView
7 1 (1.32%) Cacti
7 1 (1.32%) Munin
7 1 (1.32%) Ansible
7 1 (1.32%) Opsview
7 1 (1.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Red Hat
2 16 (21.05%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco
5 4 (5.26%) F5
6 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.95%) SAP
6 3 (3.95%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.63%) Google
7 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.63%) webMethods
7 2 (2.63%) Perforce
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Sun
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Software AG
7 2 (2.63%) Veritas
7 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft
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