The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 63 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.72% 0.57% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.58% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £33,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 455 516 451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 97.64% 97.91% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 410 435 375
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Basingstoke

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Basingstoke

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Basingstoke

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
5 10 (34.48%) VPN
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) Unix
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) MySQL
7 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (24.14%) Puppet
8 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
9 6 (20.69%) SCCM
9 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) CCNA
10 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
11 3 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) MCSE

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) VPN
3 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.45%) IPsec
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CCNA
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) GPFS
4 2 (6.90%) Postfix
4 2 (6.90%) PowerHA
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy