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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior System Administrator
Rank 860 879 831
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 36 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.042% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.044% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 59
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +4.44%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +6 34 £29,000 +16.00% 1
London +28 21 £32,500 +8.33%
South West -3 4 £27,500 +96.42% 1
City of London +23 3 £36,500 +21.66%
Bristol +2 3 £27,500 -12.69%
South East -8 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Leeds - 3 £20,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £27,500 -
Scotland - 2 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +9 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -5 1 £35,000 +27.27%
East of England - 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £26,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £25,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £25,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £25,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £25,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £22,500 -

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (80.65%) Linux
2 31 (50.00%) Python
3 29 (46.77%) Perl
4 26 (41.94%) UNIX
5 25 (40.32%) Windows
6 21 (33.87%) PHP
7 20 (32.26%) DevOps
8 19 (30.65%) Finance
9 18 (29.03%) Apache
10 16 (25.81%) Puppet
11 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
11 14 (22.58%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) MySQL
11 14 (22.58%) Nagios
12 13 (20.97%) DNS
12 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
14 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
14 11 (17.74%) CentOS
15 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
15 10 (16.13%) Oracle
15 10 (16.13%) SQL
15 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
15 10 (16.13%) VMware
16 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
16 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.52%) nginx
17 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (29.03%) Apache
2 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.52%) nginx
4 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
4 6 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (9.68%) IIS
5 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.84%) Confluence
7 1 (1.61%) Site Server
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) HFM
1 1 (1.61%) RMDS
1 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.45%) PaaS
3 4 (6.45%) IaaS
4 3 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.84%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
2 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.90%) HTTP
4 6 (9.68%) SSL
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
5 5 (8.06%) Internet
6 4 (6.45%) WAN
7 3 (4.84%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.84%) IPv4
7 3 (4.84%) IPv6
7 3 (4.84%) LDAP
7 3 (4.84%) VoIP
7 3 (4.84%) SMTP
7 3 (4.84%) DHCP
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security
7 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (3.23%) SAN
9 1 (1.61%) VPN
9 1 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) Redis
3 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) Essbase
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
1 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
2 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.61%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (8.06%) LAMP
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) Memcached
4 3 (4.84%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) J2EE
4 3 (4.84%) Software Packaging
4 3 (4.84%) AppFabric
5 2 (3.23%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Physics
5 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 50 (80.65%) Linux
2 26 (41.94%) UNIX
3 25 (40.32%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) CentOS
5 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.06%) Solaris
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.45%) Debian
7 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) DevOps
2 8 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
2 8 (12.90%) Workflow
3 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) Scrum
6 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) Kanban
6 3 (4.84%) Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.23%) EAM
7 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Python
2 29 (46.77%) Perl
3 21 (33.87%) PHP
4 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
6 10 (16.13%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
8 3 (4.84%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) Korn
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) NFS
4 5 (8.06%) Xen
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
7 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) Puppet
2 14 (22.58%) Nagios
3 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.45%) Ansible
5 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
5 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.84%) Unicenter
5 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.23%) Salt
7 1 (1.61%) WSUS
7 1 (1.61%) OpenView
7 1 (1.61%) Kibana
7 1 (1.61%) Cacti
7 1 (1.61%) Munin
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.45%) Rackspace
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) Google
6 3 (4.84%) NetApp
6 3 (4.84%) New Relic
6 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.84%) F5
7 2 (3.23%) Veritas
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix
7 2 (3.23%) Sun
7 2 (3.23%) Perforce
8 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 5 days ago