The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
UK / Wales
Rank 97 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 1.41% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.44% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 18
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1041 1320 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.86% 98.00% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1135 1147
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Wales region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Wales

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Wales

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +2 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North Wales - 1 £29,000 -
Systems Administrator
UK

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 across the Wales region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (36.00%) DNS
6 9 (36.00%) Advertising
6 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Apache
7 8 (32.00%) SAN
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) Network Security
9 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (24.00%) CentOS
10 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
10 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) Marketing
10 5 (20.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) Squid
10 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (20.00%) NAS
10 5 (20.00%) PaaS
10 5 (20.00%) High Availability
10 5 (20.00%) Big Data
10 5 (20.00%) Mobile Marketing

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) nginx
5 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sage X3
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) PaaS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (20.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (20.00%) NAS
4 5 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) HTTP
8 1 (4.00%) LAN
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (36.00%) Advertising
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (24.00%) CentOS
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) Unix
8 2 (8.00%) Solaris
9 1 (4.00%) Debian
9 1 (4.00%) Gentoo
9 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.00%) High Availability
2 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.00%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) MCTS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) NFS
2 5 (20.00%) Squid
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) Firmware
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) EMC
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Sage
5 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
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