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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior System Administrator
Rank 859 875 821
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 37 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.048% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.051% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 48
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 26 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +33 37 £32,500 +30.00% 4
London +37 26 £32,500 - 2
City of London +41 4 £44,500 +36.92% 1
South West -5 4 £26,750 +91.07% 1
South East -8 3 £35,000 +40.00%
East Midlands +8 2 £21,250 -11.45%
Bristol -3 2 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £25,750 -
Surrey +23 1 £26,500 +12.76%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Nottingham -1 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -2 1 £35,000 +27.27%
West Midlands -3 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Brighton -4 1 £35,000 +44.32%
East Sussex -11 1 £35,000 +44.32%
Basingstoke - 1 £35,000 -
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £25,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £22,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £25,000 -
Derby - 1 £22,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £25,500 -
East of England - 1 £25,000 -

Junior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 30 (46.88%) Python
3 27 (42.19%) Perl
4 26 (40.63%) UNIX
5 23 (35.94%) Windows
6 20 (31.25%) PHP
6 20 (31.25%) DevOps
7 17 (26.56%) Finance
7 17 (26.56%) Apache
8 16 (25.00%) Degree
9 15 (23.44%) Nagios
9 15 (23.44%) Puppet
10 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
10 14 (21.88%) MySQL
11 13 (20.31%) DNS
12 12 (18.75%) SQL
12 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
12 12 (18.75%) Shell Script
12 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 10 (15.63%) VMware
14 10 (15.63%) CentOS
15 9 (14.06%) PowerShell
15 9 (14.06%) HTTP
15 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
15 9 (14.06%) Oracle
16 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
16 8 (12.50%) Workflow

Junior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 17 (26.56%) Apache
2 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.94%) nginx
4 6 (9.38%) IIS
5 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (7.81%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.56%) Confluence
7 1 (1.56%) Site Server
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.69%) Google Apps
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) IaaS
4 2 (3.13%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) DNS
2 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
4 5 (7.81%) SSL
4 5 (7.81%) Internet
5 3 (4.69%) Network Security
5 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.69%) BIG-IP
5 3 (4.69%) IPv4
5 3 (4.69%) IPv6
5 3 (4.69%) VoIP
5 3 (4.69%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) SMTP
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) SAN
7 1 (1.56%) IMAP
7 1 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Redis
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.56%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) Memcached
4 3 (4.69%) AppFabric
4 3 (4.69%) LAMP
4 3 (4.69%) Middleware
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) J2EE
5 2 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) CGI
5 2 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.69%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 2 (3.13%) Statistics
4 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Xbox
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 26 (40.63%) UNIX
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
4 10 (15.63%) CentOS
5 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Solaris
6 6 (9.38%) Ubuntu
6 6 (9.38%) Debian
7 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) DevOps
2 8 (12.50%) Workflow
2 8 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) Kanban
6 3 (4.69%) Analytics
6 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.69%) Scrum
6 3 (4.69%) Service Management
6 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.13%) ERP
7 2 (3.13%) CRM
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.13%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) Python
2 27 (42.19%) Perl
3 20 (31.25%) PHP
4 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 12 (18.75%) SQL
5 12 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 9 (14.06%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.38%) Ruby
8 5 (7.81%) Java
9 1 (1.56%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.56%) Korn
9 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.94%) Xen
3 6 (9.38%) NFS
4 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.13%) KVM
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Nagios
1 15 (23.44%) Puppet
2 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.81%) Ansible
4 3 (4.69%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (4.69%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.69%) Unicenter
5 2 (3.13%) Salt
6 1 (1.56%) Cacti
6 1 (1.56%) Munin
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.56%) Kibana
6 1 (1.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.69%) F5
4 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
4 3 (4.69%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Citrix
5 2 (3.13%) NetApp
5 2 (3.13%) Veritas
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Sun
5 2 (3.13%) Perforce
6 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.56%) New Relic
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 27 days ago