The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 71 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.66% 0.14% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £36,650 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +4.16%
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
733 678 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.19% 94.56% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 648 593 627
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Warwick - 4 £44,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 £30,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 34 (65.38%) Linux
1 34 (65.38%) Clustering
2 29 (55.77%) UNIX
3 28 (53.85%) AIX
3 28 (53.85%) PowerHA
4 25 (48.08%) IBM
5 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
6 19 (36.54%) Solaris
7 17 (32.69%) SUSE
8 16 (30.77%) VMware ESX
9 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 10 (19.23%) Veritas
11 8 (15.38%) VMware
11 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (13.46%) Puppet
12 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.46%) VPN
13 6 (11.54%) HTTP
13 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
13 6 (11.54%) LDAP
13 6 (11.54%) LAN
13 6 (11.54%) WAN
13 6 (11.54%) MySQL
13 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (11.54%) Oracle
13 6 (11.54%) Java
13 6 (11.54%) PHP
13 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
1 7 (13.46%) VPN
2 6 (11.54%) LDAP
2 6 (11.54%) LAN
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
2 6 (11.54%) HTTP
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 5 (9.62%) MPLS
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) Network Security
3 5 (9.62%) xDSL
3 5 (9.62%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (9.62%) UMTS
3 5 (9.62%) GPRS
3 5 (9.62%) ISDN
4 3 (5.77%) DNS
4 3 (5.77%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
1 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.62%) Legal
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 34 (65.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Linux
2 29 (55.77%) UNIX
3 28 (53.85%) AIX
4 19 (36.54%) Solaris
5 17 (32.69%) SUSE
6 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.62%) VMS
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.77%) Windows
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL
3 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Java
1 6 (11.54%) PHP
1 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.92%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) CCIE
2 5 (9.62%) CCNP
2 5 (9.62%) CCNA
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) MCSA
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) PowerHA
2 16 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) vCloud
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) IBM
2 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 10 (19.23%) Veritas
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle
6 5 (9.62%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) SaltStack