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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 86 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.48% 0.42% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £38,500 £31,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -5.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 906 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.88% 95.77% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 863 825 860
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 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 -1 5 £38,500 +57.14%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (41.67%) SSH
6 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) vSphere
9 6 (25.00%) MCITP
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) LDAP
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 3 (12.50%) UNIX
11 3 (12.50%) Solaris
11 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
11 3 (12.50%) Change Control
12 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (8.33%) Degree
12 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (8.33%) Finance

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SSH
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security
4 5 (20.83%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 6 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
4 7 (29.17%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) vCloud
6 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (4.17%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) NetApp
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.17%) Isilon
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco