The median annual salary for a Junior Systems Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior System Administrator
UK / England
Rank 787 887 902
Rank change year-on-year +100 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 36 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.036% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.038% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 25
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -3.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £35,300
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Systems Administrator in England

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Systems Administrator in England

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Systems Administrator in England

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +83 26 £30,000 -14.28% 5
East of England +15 5 £37,500 +36.36%
South East +59 3 £35,000 +28.44% 1
North West -20 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £20,500 -
Junior Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Degree
3 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
3 17 (28.81%) Windows
4 16 (27.12%) Finance
5 15 (25.42%) Avaya
5 15 (25.42%) Blackberry
5 15 (25.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (25.42%) Unix
5 15 (25.42%) VoIP
5 15 (25.42%) Verint
5 15 (25.42%) Smartphone
5 15 (25.42%) Patch Management
6 13 (22.03%) Python
7 12 (20.34%) Perl
8 11 (18.64%) DevOps
9 10 (16.95%) Puppet
9 10 (16.95%) Ruby
9 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.25%) VMware
10 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.86%) ITIL
12 7 (11.86%) MySQL
12 7 (11.86%) Firewall
12 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
13 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
13 6 (10.17%) Apache
13 6 (10.17%) DNS

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (25.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) G Suite
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) VoIP
2 7 (11.86%) Firewall
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) DHCP
4 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) PPP
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
5 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.39%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) LDAP
6 2 (3.39%) SSL
7 1 (1.69%) HTTP
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) SMTP
7 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Law
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) LAMP
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Blackberry
1 15 (25.42%) Smartphone
2 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Windows
3 15 (25.42%) Unix
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Debian
7 4 (6.78%) CentOS
8 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Patch Management
2 11 (18.64%) DevOps
3 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.39%) ERP
5 2 (3.39%) Information Security
5 2 (3.39%) Migration
5 2 (3.39%) Practice Management
5 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.39%) Web Operations
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (1.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (1.69%) Multichannel Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
6 1 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
2 13 (22.03%) Python
3 12 (20.34%) Perl
4 10 (16.95%) Ruby
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) AWK
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) sed
6 2 (3.39%) SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) HND
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Docker
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.47%) Ansible
4 4 (6.78%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.08%) Grafana
5 3 (5.08%) Munin
5 3 (5.08%) Nagios
6 2 (3.39%) Salt
6 2 (3.39%) SCCM
7 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Avaya
1 15 (25.42%) Verint
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 4 (6.78%) Google
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Splunk
6 1 (1.69%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) BT
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
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