The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 96 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.73% 1.75% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.79% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 5
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -17.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Systems Administrator
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1060 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.99% 97.43% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 993 907 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Sussex

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Gatwick -6 6 £43,000 -33.84%
Crawley -3 4 £43,000 +22.85%
Burgess Hill - 1 £32,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Data Management
5 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) QA
5 6 (46.15%) Change Control
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) IIS
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) SLA
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Telecoms

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
1 8 (61.54%) SDLC
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Change Control
3 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SAP