The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 23 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)
South West / Devon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.52% 0.31% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.32% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.00%  
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 Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 319 313 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.96% 95.72% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 280 275 295
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Devon

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Devon

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Devon over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Devon

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Exeter +2 5 £23,500 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

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

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Games
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Time Management
2 12 (92.31%) Mac OS X
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Tomcat

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
1 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VLAN
General
1 12 (92.31%) Games
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Mac OS X
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Time Management
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware