The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 59 46 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.08% 2.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +54.54%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 461 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.40% 97.67% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 456 392 462
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Watford

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Watford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (10.00%) CCTV
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Process Management
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Process Management
1 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (10.00%) SIEM
1 1 (10.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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