The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Administrator was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 80 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.99% 0.67% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.68% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 700 881 886
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.59% 98.99% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2956 4018 4095
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Brighton

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Brighton

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior 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 Brighton region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Debian
2 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Debian
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware