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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 33 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 37 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.38% 0.23% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.70% 0.24% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 7
Average salary £44,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.26% +1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
649 841 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 94.33% 95.03% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 553 712 591
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +34 26 £44,000 +23.94%
Leamington Spa - 6 £31,500 -
Nuneaton - 4 £27,850 -
Systems Administrator
West Midlands

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (40.74%) Clustering
4 21 (38.89%) MS Exchange
4 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (37.04%) MCSE
5 20 (37.04%) MCSA
6 19 (35.19%) IBM
7 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
7 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
8 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 16 (29.63%) UNIX
8 16 (29.63%) Windows
8 16 (29.63%) AIX
8 16 (29.63%) VPN
8 16 (29.63%) Dell
8 16 (29.63%) SUSE
8 16 (29.63%) MCITP
8 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (29.63%) PowerHA
9 15 (27.78%) Solaris
10 14 (25.93%) ITIL
10 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 12 (22.22%) DHCP
11 12 (22.22%) DNS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
2 16 (29.63%) VPN
3 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 12 (22.22%) DHCP
4 8 (14.81%) Firewall
4 8 (14.81%) SAN
5 6 (11.11%) Internet
6 4 (7.41%) MPLS
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security
6 4 (7.41%) xDSL
6 4 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (7.41%) GPRS
6 4 (7.41%) ISDN
6 4 (7.41%) LAN
6 4 (7.41%) UMTS
6 4 (7.41%) VoIP
6 4 (7.41%) WAN
7 3 (5.56%) HTTP
8 2 (3.70%) Intranet
8 2 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) UNIX
2 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) AIX
2 16 (29.63%) SUSE
2 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) Solaris
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.26%) VMS
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 12 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 4 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (37.04%) MCSE
2 20 (37.04%) MCSA
3 16 (29.63%) MCITP
4 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (14.81%) CCNA
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.41%) CCIE
7 4 (7.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.63%) PowerHA
4 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.70%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) VMware
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.19%) IBM
4 16 (29.63%) Dell
5 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
6 8 (14.81%) Veritas
7 4 (7.41%) WatchGuard
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix
7 4 (7.41%) SAP
7 4 (7.41%) Acronis
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) Veeam