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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Administrator
Rank 882 926 932
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 36 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.032% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.033% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 53
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -9.09%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 23 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 26 July 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 +52 36 £27,500 - 3
London +43 19 £40,000 - 2
East of England +32 7 £22,500 -18.18% 1
South East +27 5 £23,000 -8.00%
Cambridge - 4 £24,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £24,000 - 1
City of London +63 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Watford - 3 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £22,500 -
Surrey +24 2 £31,500 +8.62%
East Midlands +17 2 £23,000 +15.00%
Nottingham +12 2 £23,000 +15.00%
Nottinghamshire +11 2 £23,000 +15.00%
West Midlands -2 2 £25,000 +19.04%
West Sussex - 2 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £25,000 -
Horsham - 2 £22,500 -
South West +16 1 £19,000 -25.49%
Somerset -10 1 £19,000 -17.39%
Hampshire - 1 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £27,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £19,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 48 (62.34%) Linux
2 22 (28.57%) Firewall
3 21 (27.27%) VMware
4 18 (23.38%) Python
4 18 (23.38%) Windows
4 18 (23.38%) Bash Shell
5 17 (22.08%) DevOps
6 16 (20.78%) Puppet
6 16 (20.78%) Unix
7 15 (19.48%) Law
8 14 (18.18%) LAMP
8 14 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (16.88%) Degree
10 12 (15.58%) Network Security
10 12 (15.58%) MySQL
11 11 (14.29%) Apache
11 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (14.29%) Rackspace
11 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (12.99%) Perl
12 10 (12.99%) SQL
13 9 (11.69%) Physics
13 9 (11.69%) Finance
13 9 (11.69%) Ansible
14 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
14 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
14 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.39%) Nagios

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 11 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.90%) Confluence
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) SAS
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) Firewall
2 12 (15.58%) Network Security
3 8 (10.39%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.09%) Internet
5 6 (7.79%) DHCP
5 6 (7.79%) DNS
6 4 (5.19%) BGP
6 4 (5.19%) IGMP
6 4 (5.19%) Multicast
6 4 (5.19%) OSPF
7 3 (3.90%) LAN
7 3 (3.90%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.60%) HTTP
8 2 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.60%) SSL
8 2 (2.60%) VPN
8 2 (2.60%) WAN
9 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.30%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) MS Access
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 15 (19.48%) Law
2 9 (11.69%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.79%) Advertising
5 4 (5.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) LAMP
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.69%) Physics
3 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.19%) Statistics
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Fintech
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Windows
3 16 (20.78%) Unix
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) CentOS
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.30%) Android
8 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.30%) Debian
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) DevOps
2 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (6.49%) Analytics
4 5 (6.49%) CRM
4 5 (6.49%) Data Analytics
4 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.49%) SEO
4 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.49%) Web Operations
5 4 (5.19%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.19%) Kernel Tuning
5 4 (5.19%) Low Latency
5 4 (5.19%) Machine Learning
5 4 (5.19%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) Bash Shell
1 18 (23.38%) Python
2 10 (12.99%) Perl
2 10 (12.99%) SQL
3 7 (9.09%) PHP
4 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.60%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) CCNA
2 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) HND
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PhD
5 1 (1.30%) RHCE
5 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.49%) KVM
4 4 (5.19%) vSphere
5 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.60%) Docker
6 2 (2.60%) Postfix
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Puppet
2 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.69%) Ansible
4 8 (10.39%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Cacti
5 1 (1.30%) Salt
5 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) VMware
2 11 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Google
6 2 (2.60%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) BT
7 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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