The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 17 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 Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 88 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.75% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £38,500 £33,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -8.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 893 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.42% 95.92% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 879 821 890
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -5 5 £38,500 +48.07%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 10 (38.46%) SSH
6 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
7 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) vSphere
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (23.08%) MCITP
10 5 (19.23%) Network Security
10 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) LDAP
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) UNIX
11 4 (15.38%) Solaris
11 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
12 3 (11.54%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
12 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
12 3 (11.54%) NetApp
12 3 (11.54%) Change Control
13 2 (7.69%) Puppet

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SSH
2 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) LDAP
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
4 7 (26.92%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) NFS
6 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
1 2 (7.69%) Cacti
1 2 (7.69%) Ganglia
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) NetApp
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.85%) Isilon
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) HP