The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire 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
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 167 183 187
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.033% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.21% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2901 3295 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.93% 97.57% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2454 2940 3088
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Hampshire 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
Southampton +9 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Hampshire region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (66.67%) Puppet
5 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Unix
6 6 (50.00%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 2 (16.67%) Office 365
9 2 (16.67%) Security Management
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (16.67%) DNS

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (8.33%) IPsec
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Trac
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Debian
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) VMS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) FreeIPA
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat