The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 217 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Senior Systems Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5285 5270 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 94.78% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 4466 3887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Systems Administrator
England

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Informix

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle