Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 27 July 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)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 121 126
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.69% 0.23% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 21
Bedfordshire median annual salary £39,250 £49,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.30% +23.13% -
10th Percentile £34,375 £43,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £45,625 £62,375 £46,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -4.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1270 1637 2133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 97.24% 94.19% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1400 1744
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Bedfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Bedfordshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +12 3 £42,500 -7.61%
Systems Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) MCSA
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft