Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 181 156
Rank change year-on-year -33 -25 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 40 94 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.64% 1.37% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.41% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 92 137
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,125 £28,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6052 6664 7083
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 97.06% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5240 5726 5941
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

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 Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +2 21 £47,500 +58.33%
Basingstoke -2 10 £42,000 +16.67%
Fareham - 4 £27,150 -
Hook -5 1 £22,500 -33.33%
Winchester -6 1 £55,000 +89.03%
Southampton -25 1 £42,500 +10.03% 3
Portsmouth -39 1 £22,000 -41.33%
Alton - 1 £32,000 -
Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 14 (35.00%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) Line Management
6 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (22.50%) Network Security
8 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle
9 7 (17.50%) Firewall
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (15.00%) Server Building
10 6 (15.00%) Puppet
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.00%) Apache
11 5 (12.50%) MySQL
11 5 (12.50%) Unix
11 5 (12.50%) nginx
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (10.00%) AIX
12 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 3 (7.50%) High Availability

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Network Security
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) SMS
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) EDI
2 2 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) DataPower
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (10.00%) AIX
8 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.50%) CentOS
9 1 (2.50%) Debian
9 1 (2.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Line Management
2 6 (15.00%) Server Building
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Open Source
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Task Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) iptables
3 3 (7.50%) Xen
4 2 (5.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) GPFS
5 1 (2.50%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.50%) Aruba
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Motorola
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) Ruckus Wireless