Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £34,712 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 23 November 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)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.78% 2.60% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.68% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 6
Bath median annual salary £34,712 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.82% -26.32% +30.14%
10th Percentile £33,094 £32,750 £27,875
90th Percentile £49,375 £53,750 £54,375
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% -23.33% +23.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 750 598 566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 97.08% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 645 560 527
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,100 £23,475 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Bath

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Bath

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Bath over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bath region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) IPv4
3 3 (50.00%) IPv6
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Network Planning
3 3 (50.00%) NGN
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) G Suite
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) IPv4
1 3 (50.00%) IPv6
1 3 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Snow
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos