The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 68 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.86% 2.83% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.92% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Average salary £40,000 £51,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% +32.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 343 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.56% 97.17% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 442 284 233
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Watford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Watford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) KVM
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
6 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix
6 2 (28.57%) EMC Centera
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (28.57%) Celerra
6 2 (28.57%) Brocade
7 1 (14.29%) Xen
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
1 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix
1 2 (28.57%) EMC Centera
1 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix DMX
1 2 (28.57%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft