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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Administrator
Rank 902 911 891
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 33 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 44
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £40,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 21 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 31 £27,500 -15.38% 7
London +7 15 £40,000 +18.51% 5
North West - 7 £22,000 -
East of England +4 6 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Cambridge - 6 £25,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £25,000 - 1
City of London +57 5 £35,000 -15.66% 2
Lancashire - 5 £22,000 -
Lancaster - 5 £22,000 -
South East +17 2 £25,500 -32.00% 1
Salford - 2 £25,000 -
Manchester - 2 £25,000 -
Slough - 1 £26,000 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £25,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £26,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £22,500 -
South Wales - 1 £22,500 -
Wales - 1 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 63 (63.00%) Linux
2 46 (46.00%) DevOps
3 44 (44.00%) Windows
4 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
5 27 (27.00%) Degree
6 26 (26.00%) LAMP
6 26 (26.00%) Perl
6 26 (26.00%) Windows Server
7 23 (23.00%) Python
8 22 (22.00%) Apache
9 21 (21.00%) Nagios
9 21 (21.00%) VMware
10 18 (18.00%) Puppet
10 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
10 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (18.00%) Red Hat
11 17 (17.00%) SQL
11 17 (17.00%) Law
12 16 (16.00%) PowerShell
13 15 (15.00%) CentOS
13 15 (15.00%) DNS
14 14 (14.00%) MySQL
14 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (14.00%) Firewall
14 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (13.00%) Red Gate
15 13 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (13.00%) Change Management
15 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (13.00%) Backup Exec

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (22.00%) Apache
2 13 (13.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.00%) nginx
4 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (2.00%) JBoss
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.00%) CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.00%) IaaS
4 3 (3.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.00%) Google Apps
5 2 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) DNS
2 14 (14.00%) Firewall
3 10 (10.00%) DHCP
4 8 (8.00%) Network Security
4 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.00%) HTTP
5 5 (5.00%) VLAN
5 5 (5.00%) VoIP
5 5 (5.00%) VPN
5 5 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.00%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.00%) SSL
7 3 (3.00%) LAN
7 3 (3.00%) SMTP
8 2 (2.00%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.00%) Wireless
9 1 (1.00%) ICMP
9 1 (1.00%) SNMP
9 1 (1.00%) SSH
9 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) MySQL
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (17.00%) Law
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Back Office
3 4 (4.00%) Games
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) French Language
5 1 (1.00%) German Language
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) LAMP
2 9 (9.00%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (5.00%) Middleware
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.00%) COM
5 2 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.00%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.00%) Blog
5 2 (2.00%) CESG
5 2 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.00%) CMDB
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 63 (63.00%) Linux
2 44 (44.00%) Windows
3 26 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.00%) CentOS
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.00%) Unix
6 11 (11.00%) Ubuntu
7 10 (10.00%) Debian
8 4 (4.00%) Fedora
8 4 (4.00%) SUSE
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.00%) AIX
11 1 (1.00%) VMS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.00%) DevOps
2 13 (13.00%) Change Management
2 13 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (6.00%) Open Source
4 5 (5.00%) Build Automation
4 5 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (5.00%) ITIL
5 4 (4.00%) Migration
6 3 (3.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.00%) Release Management
7 2 (2.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.00%) CRM
7 2 (2.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (2.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.00%) Network Management
7 2 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
2 26 (26.00%) Perl
3 23 (23.00%) Python
4 17 (17.00%) SQL
5 16 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (9.00%) PHP
7 8 (8.00%) Java
8 7 (7.00%) Ruby
9 5 (5.00%) Korn
10 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.00%) Scala
11 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (27.00%) Degree
2 13 (13.00%) Postgraduate
2 13 (13.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) CLAS
5 2 (2.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.00%) MCSA
5 2 (2.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) CCNA
6 1 (1.00%) CCNP
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.00%) HND
6 1 (1.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.00%) NFS
4 4 (4.00%) Xen
5 3 (3.00%) Docker
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.00%) vSphere
7 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (21.00%) Nagios
2 18 (18.00%) Puppet
3 13 (13.00%) Backup Exec
4 11 (11.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) Ansible
6 1 (1.00%) Cacti
6 1 (1.00%) Graphite
6 1 (1.00%) Munin
6 1 (1.00%) Opsview
6 1 (1.00%) SCOM
6 1 (1.00%) WMI
6 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) VMware
2 18 (18.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.00%) Red Gate
3 13 (13.00%) Symantec
4 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco
5 4 (4.00%) IBM
5 4 (4.00%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.00%) Software AG
5 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.00%) webMethods
6 3 (3.00%) Google
7 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.00%) Teradata
8 1 (1.00%) Dell
8 1 (1.00%) F5
8 1 (1.00%) HP
8 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: up to £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Darktrace
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago