The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 22 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 86 58
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 33 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.91% 1.21% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 1.23% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 43
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
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 East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 827 1053 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.99% 98.41% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 712 919 915
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in East Sussex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in East Sussex

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brighton +30 33 £45,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Sussex region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 39 (53.42%) Windows
3 38 (52.05%) Python
4 37 (50.68%) Ubuntu
5 35 (47.95%) DevOps
6 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
7 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
7 29 (39.73%) PHP
8 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
8 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (36.99%) Puppet
10 26 (35.62%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (35.62%) SQL
11 23 (31.51%) Ansible
12 22 (30.14%) OpenStack
12 22 (30.14%) Jenkins
12 22 (30.14%) Degree
13 21 (28.77%) MySQL
14 14 (19.18%) Debian
15 12 (16.44%) Unix
15 12 (16.44%) Perl
16 11 (15.07%) Java
16 11 (15.07%) DNS
16 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (13.70%) VMware
18 9 (12.33%) Bash Shell
19 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
19 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
19 8 (10.96%) LAMP

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 22 (30.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 4 (5.48%) BGP
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
2 4 (5.48%) SMTP
2 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.77%) MySQL
3 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) LAMP
2 7 (9.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Replication
2 3 (4.11%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 39 (53.42%) Windows
3 37 (50.68%) Ubuntu
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
5 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (19.18%) Debian
7 12 (16.44%) Unix
8 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) DevOps
2 26 (35.62%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (4.11%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.74%) Security Patching
6 1 (1.37%) SDLC
6 1 (1.37%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Python
2 29 (39.73%) PHP
3 26 (35.62%) SQL
4 12 (16.44%) Perl
5 11 (15.07%) Java
6 9 (12.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) KVM
2 4 (5.48%) Xen
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (36.99%) Puppet
2 23 (31.51%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago