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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 34 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 47 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.42% 0.33% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.66% 0.34% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 6
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
706 882 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.45% 95.87% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 604 743 604
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 38 £44,000 -
Nuneaton - 5 £27,850 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £31,500 -
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (59.09%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Clustering
3 26 (39.39%) UNIX
3 26 (39.39%) IBM
4 25 (37.88%) AIX
4 25 (37.88%) VMware
4 25 (37.88%) PowerHA
5 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
6 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
7 19 (28.79%) Solaris
7 19 (28.79%) Red Hat
7 19 (28.79%) SUSE
8 18 (27.27%) MCSE
8 18 (27.27%) MCSA
8 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 17 (25.76%) VPN
10 16 (24.24%) Windows
10 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
10 16 (24.24%) Dell
10 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (24.24%) MCITP
11 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (21.21%) VMware ESX
11 14 (21.21%) ITIL
12 12 (18.18%) DNS
12 12 (18.18%) DHCP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 17 (25.76%) VPN
3 12 (18.18%) DNS
3 12 (18.18%) DHCP
4 9 (13.64%) Firewall
5 8 (12.12%) SAN
6 6 (9.09%) HTTP
7 5 (7.58%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) Network Security
7 5 (7.58%) xDSL
7 5 (7.58%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (7.58%) Internet
7 5 (7.58%) MPLS
7 5 (7.58%) LDAP
7 5 (7.58%) GPRS
7 5 (7.58%) ISDN
7 5 (7.58%) LAN
7 5 (7.58%) UMTS
8 4 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.97%) Clustering
2 2 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Linux
2 26 (39.39%) UNIX
3 25 (37.88%) AIX
4 19 (28.79%) Solaris
4 19 (28.79%) SUSE
5 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (24.24%) Windows
6 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.58%) VMS
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.52%) CentOS
10 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (7.58%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
4 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.06%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) PHP
2 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (27.27%) MCSE
2 18 (27.27%) MCSA
3 16 (24.24%) MCITP
4 14 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 9 (13.64%) CCNA
6 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.58%) CCIE
7 5 (7.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (37.88%) PowerHA
2 21 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (21.21%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) IBM
2 25 (37.88%) VMware
3 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 19 (28.79%) Red Hat
5 16 (24.24%) Dell
6 10 (15.15%) Veritas
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix
8 4 (6.06%) SAP
8 4 (6.06%) WatchGuard
8 4 (6.06%) Acronis
9 2 (3.03%) Veeam
10 1 (1.52%) SaltStack