The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 28 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 58 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.09% 1.96% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.03% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 9
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +63.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £24,075
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,750 £29,900
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 Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 341 541 685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 95.79% 96.61% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 2080 3301
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Guildford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Guildford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
5 19 (51.35%) Firewall
5 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
6 18 (48.65%) Office 365
7 17 (45.95%) LAN
7 17 (45.95%) WAN
8 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (37.84%) vSphere
8 14 (37.84%) Network Security
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (29.73%) Linux
9 11 (29.73%) MCSE
9 11 (29.73%) MCSA
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
10 10 (27.03%) CCNA
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
12 8 (21.62%) LDAP
12 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (16.22%) Apache
14 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
15 4 (10.81%) Puppet
15 4 (10.81%) Windows 7

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (48.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) LAN
2 17 (45.95%) WAN
3 14 (37.84%) Network Security
4 9 (24.32%) DNS
5 8 (21.62%) LDAP
6 4 (10.81%) HTTP
6 4 (10.81%) Internet
7 3 (8.11%) DHCP
8 2 (5.41%) VPN
9 1 (2.70%) SMTP
9 1 (2.70%) SNMP
9 1 (2.70%) SSH
9 1 (2.70%) SSL
9 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.70%) VLAN
9 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.70%) iPad
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.70%) PDA
1 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Debian
5 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) VMS
7 2 (5.41%) Unix
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (10.81%) DevOps
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
1 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
1 4 (10.81%) Security Management
1 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
1 4 (10.81%) Service Management
1 4 (10.81%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.70%) Information Security
3 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
3 1 (2.70%) ISMS
3 1 (2.70%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.81%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) MCSA
1 11 (29.73%) MCSE
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCNA
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) vSphere
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) NFS
5 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
1 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Altiris
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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