Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.20% 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Gatwick median annual salary £57,500 £25,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.49% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +20.48% +6.41% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies in Gatwick with a recognized job title 161 251 254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.67% 91.04%
Number of salaries quoted 122 238 232
Gatwick median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Gatwick

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Gatwick

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gatwick region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) OCA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Korn

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) OCA
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) GlusterFS
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Centrify
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware