The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 28 June 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)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.78% 1.46% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.50% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +22.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. 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
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 128 200 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.22% 97.56% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 177 216
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Bedford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Bedford

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bedford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
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