The median annual salary for a Junior Systems Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior System Administrator
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 118 128 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £26,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +40.00% -2.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1621 2096 2012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.58% 97.53% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1650 1644
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 4 £37,500 +42.85%
Junior Systems Administrator
East of England

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Junior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) PPP
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (60.00%) Munin
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Grafana
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Salt
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) BT

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) PPP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Grafana
1 3 (60.00%) Munin
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (40.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) BT